Database Administrator

$150,000 - $165,000

Full Time


    Database administrator

    Job Description

    Please send resume in word format if you are interested in this Database Admin opening that is 15 days remote and 5 days onsite in either Marlborough (zip code 01752) or Chelmsford (zip code 01824), MA. The Salary for this position will be between $120,000 to $130,000 with a possible 15% Bonus, 401K match of up to 7%, 3 weeks paid vacation, 1 week paid sick leave, 11 Holiday Days off, 2 Floating days off, and one Birthday day off! This position also offers competitive benefit plans for Health/Dental/Vision, discounts on auto loans/mortgages, tuition assistance, student loan reimbursement and much more!


    The DBA Ensures the accuracy, availability, performance, and capacity of Production Databases with particular concentration on the core databases. The Database Administrator manages both On Prem and AWS based Databases. Creates, maintains, monitors, automates, migrates, upgrades and tunes database performance, manages sizing for databases and works towards converting infrastructure as code. Database Administrator will work with technical support to solve database problems and to change server configuration variables. Works closely with Application development on the deployments and serves as approver for code.



    Essential Functions:


    Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



    Creates, maintains, monitors and tunes database objects in multiple computing environments.

    Manages database object migration between development, performance, training and production environments.

    Works closely with the application developers to tune SQL and indexes for optimal performance.

    Perform required technical tasks to support production applications including:

    Creating and dropping databases, tables, indexes, constraints, triggers.

    Strong experience as a Database Administrator / DBA including performance tuning and optimization Perform the installation and configuration of the PostgreSQL, MySQL and MariaDB software Creation of new and migration of existing databases in Cloud and on prem Knowledge of NoSQL Databases and implementation of deployments using CI/CD pipelines Daily maintenance of the PostgreSQL and MySQL databases of our customers: backups, monitoring, capacity management, etc.

    Create and maintain database backup and recovery of corrupt or lost databases or objects.

    Identifying server level configuration variable changes to provide optimal performance.

    Monitoring space used on databases and increasing space as needed.

    Interact with technical support to resolve database or process related problems.

    Maintain technical knowledge in the data management field through education and work experience.

    Works to automate manual DBMS tasks through scripting and utilization of DBMS tooling.

    Perform other duties as assigned.

    Provides weekend and after hours coverage for all systems on an ‘as-needed’ basis.

    Complete all required Bank Secrecy Act related training annually and maintain knowledge of current BSA policies, specifically those related to functions performed within the department Assists all areas as necessary or required by I/S Manager.

    Perform other job-related duties as assigned by Managers(s).