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Senior Database Engineer

$130k – $185k • 0.075% – 0.17%
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Position: Senior Database Engineer

Job Description
We are looking for a Database engineer to join our team. As an integral member of the engineering team, you’ll be helping us build a sophisticated, next generation financial services and benefits platform. Our customers trust us with a lot: integrating seamlessly across financial institutions, moving money, tracking balances, helping with their healthcare decisions, and keeping their data extremely secure. In order to take on this mission we're building our applications on a solid web stack based on Node.js/Typescript, React and Postgres.


Responsibilities
- Work closely with the rest of engineering to design highly optimized data stores and models
- Monitor, maintain and tune databases in all environments.
- Tune complex SQL queries to be highly performant.
- Create data migration scripts.
- Create and maintain documentations on data dictionaries.
- Be accountable for production database uptime, security and reliability.

We take great care and pride in building features that will delight our customers. You will be responsible for a lot so you should feel comfortable in a fast paced, growing, and nimble environment, keeping in mind that everything we do is to better the lives of our users!


Qualifications
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
- 3+ years of experience in database engineering.
- Experience with relational databases (preferably Postgres)
- Document-based database is a plus.
- Experience with debugging and optimizing SQL queries.
- Working knowledge of database replication, security and administration.
- Working knowledge of ETL techniques and tools.
- Bonus: working knowledge of database offerings in AWS.
- Demonstrated appreciation and understanding of the product domain the data model is built for.
- Experience with Agile/Scrum development methodology.
- Someone who isn't afraid of responsibility, a good sense of humor and a down-to-earth personality.

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
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