Database Engineer
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Job Description
Database Engineer (126125)

Connecting people with each other and the right information is mission-critical. West, develops innovative cloud-based technology to make it easier, more effective and more efficient to make the right connections. Our solutions put people in sync with each other and the right information, so they gain the insight needed to reach better decisions on the issues that matter most. We do it with a laser focus on reliability.

As a leading provider of technology-driven, communication services, serving Fortune 1000 companies and other clients in a variety of industries, including telecommunications, retail, financial services, public safety, technology and healthcare. For more than 30 years, we have been leading the way in hosted and cloud-based solutions.

West's Global Technology Services department is currently seeking a Database Engineer.

As a Database Engineer you won't be doing the same job your parents did as an administrator! This role involves traditional administration and engineering. Our ideal candidate has extensive knowledge of modern SQL and NoSQL database technologies and operations, and the skills to administer, develop, deploy and maintain those systems with an eye to modern DevOps practices. From day one, you'll have an immediate impact on the next generation of our global data operations.

Day to day responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Oracle and Postgres Database administration
  • Event-Driven SOA Patterns
  • Data Model - Object/Document Style versus historical 3NF
  • Restful API Design
  • Geo-Distributed Applications & Data
  • Common Programing and Data Languages (Java, SQL)
  • Estimating Data IO, IOPS, storage needs
  • Monitor & Alerting Best Practices
  • Building CI/CD pipelines
  • Other duties as assigned

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, MIS or related field required however, equivalent work experience in a similar position may be substituted for educational requirements
Experience and Technical Skills
  • 3 - 5 years of experience with relational databases (Oracle and Postgres) required
  • Deep Understanding Kakfa & Mongo Eco-system
  • Experience deploying solutions to the cloud, specifically Google
  • Experince with Jenkins and Ansible for automation
West is connecting people and ideas.

We are delivering on their potential.

We are improving the way we work and live.

At West, we are dedicated to delivering and improving upon new channels, new capabilities and new choices for how businesses and consumers collaborate, connect and transact. We develop technology-enabled communications that change the way we work and improve the way we live. We are a collective effort of enterprise and individuals, of communities and customers, of partnerships and families. We are the sum of our entire network - based on the four pillars of trust, innovation, collaboration, and execution and the hard work of people who share our vision. We are at the core of a technology and communications engine that is changing the world.

We Connect. We Deliver. We are WEST.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

This position will be posted for 7 days or until the position is filled.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
3 to 5 years
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