Senior Systems Engineer (PostgreSQL)


Introducing Blueface

Founded in 2004, Blueface and Star2Star is the recognised global standard for IP Unified Communications technology, offering ultra-reliable, easily integrated cloud-based solutions.


Blueface began with a superlative voice-offering and through a strong R&D focus, we have developed and leveraged a customised IP platform for businesses of any size.


Headquartered between Dublin, IE and Florida, US — with offices in New York, Rome, Madrid, London as well as our partner network — Blueface & Star2Star are rapidly expanding our global reach.


To help us continue our expedited growth, Blueface are seeking a talented DBA to join our Engineering Team. If your talents match the brief and you can contribute to our innovation-driven, fun-loving, high performance team — apply today!

 

 

Senior Database Administrator

Blueface is seeking a Database Administrator, with 5+ years of relevant experience, who will be involved in the maintenance and improvement of our database infrastructure for our growing needs. You will also contribute towards the maintenance and development of the core infrastructure.

 

Reporting directly to the CTO, you will join a team mandated to drive Blueface’s technology innovation and ensure the service, quality and features continues to benefit our loyal customer base.



The Role

  • Audit existing PostgreSQL Database configuration and setup
  • Propose and implement improvements of the database setup, data organisation and data querying
  • Maintain security, backup, and redundancy strategies.
  • Cover Data Center on-site operations when needed.



Required Skills & Competencies

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, or related areas
  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Expert in PostgreSQL Database administration
  • Expert in SQL



Preferred Skills & Competencies

  • Experience with Linux Administration
  • Experience with PGPool
  • Good communication skills and the ability to work well in a team environment



Location and Perks

Blueface HQ is located in the IFSC, in the heart of Dublin. 


The area is served by excellent infrastructure and public transport links (DART, Dublin Bus, LUAS), and close to all that Dublin City has to offer including parks, cinemas, theaters, bars and shopping. 


We are two minutes from CHQ — a space teeming with excellent lunch spots — such as Foodie, the Natural Bakery, Seven Wonders, Il Fiorino and a host of the highest quality coffee shops and grocery stores.


The Liffey is lined with benches for relaxing riverside breaks, there are numerous quality restaurants and hotels in the area and you’ll find Dublin’s spectacular coastline just 10-minutes away. Blueface also provide our staff with WebDoctor, a remote GP-service to keep you in rude health.


Apply now to become the newest addition to the Blueface Team!



Additional Information


Role Type: Full-time

Industry: Telecommunications

Compensation: NEG, DOE

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