PostgreSQL DBA

Location: Frenchs Forest, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract
Salary Negotiable
Specialization: Technology, Digital & Telecommunications
Sub Specialization: Data Engineer / DBA
Contact: David Pace-Feraud
Reference: JO-1609-356149
+612 9431 6549
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About the Client and Role
Our client, a major global IT business, is embarking on a number of major database deployment projects, and, as a result, is looking for a PostgreSQL DBA to work on this exciting and challenging undertaking. This initial 6+ month contract opportunity (with potential to go permanent) will be based in their Northern Sydney offices.


  • Build, Deploy, Configure and Maintain PostgreSQL database deployments
  • Provide customers with clear, detailed and high value solutions
  • Design deployment, backup and replication scenarios
  • Propose and implement high availability solutions
  • Migrate databases from other RDBMS to Postgres


  • Experience with PostgreSQL
  • Experience with MySQL
  • Demonstrated experience as a DBA
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot and resolve issues quickly
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Desired Skills

  • Experience with backup and replication solutions (i.e. Streaming Replication)
  • Experience with tools such as PgBouncer, Nagios etc.
  • Experience in other RDBMS or NoSQL/BigData productions

How to Apply

If you are after a great career opportunity with an excellent work culture, then please apply. For a confidential discussion, please contact the National IT Candidate Manager, David Pace-Feraud on 02 9431 6549.

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