Senior PostgreSQL Database Engineer

Centurion Consulting Group

Senior PostgreSQL Database Engineer Remote

We are hiring for a PostgreSQL Database Engineer who has experience in PostgreSQL Community Edition to join our team based in supporting the contracts at the Social Security Administration.

The Senior PostgreSQL Database Engineer has subject matter expertise and experience functioning as a PostgreSQL database engineer and administrator, supporting our customer by providing design, build, configuration, test, update, documentation, implementation, operational support, and upgrades for PostgreSQL Open Source (Community Edition). The candidate shall demonstrate extensive knowledge in PostgreSQL database administration and best practices. The candidate shall demonstrate knowledge of cloud solutions and services in a hybrid cloud environment. The candidate must be self-motivated, be able to collaborate in a team environment, and show initiative to support and promote solutions that enhance the modern development environment.

Required Skills

  • Excellent ability to communicate with team and customer regarding activities supported
  • Solid experience with Open Source PostgreSQL
  • Knowledge of automated methods and best practices for installation and configuration of PostgreSQL and other SQL product tools
  • Knowledge of the PostgreSQL architecture and internals
  • Strong experience with Database Administration tasks such as index creation and management, integrity checks, configuration, patching, statistics
  • Documentation skills for creating processes and procedures
  • PostgreSQL database operational support skills for educating application development and testing users
  • Strong experience with database performance factors, monitoring tools, and tuning procedures
  • Expert skills in Database Management including backup and recovery procedures
  • Strong problem determination skills and root cause analysis
  • Experience with GIT or other source control tools
  • Experience with scripting

Desired Skills

  • DEVOPS experience a plus
  • Automation using Liquibase or other schema management tools
  • Two years of experience using Python or Ansible


  • Bachelors Degree and 7+ years or Master’s degree and 5+ years of experience in a training-related field or Bachelor’s degree and 7+ years of experience in a training-related field
  • Must be able to obtain a Public Trust

Position Details:

Clearance: Ability to Obtain a Public Trust

US Citizenship or Authorization to work in US required

Travel: < 10% (CONUS)

Centurion Consulting Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE M/F/D/V

No third parties or subcontractors

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