Database Administrator- Mongo/PostgreSQL/Banking

  • Date Posted Feb 16, 2023
  • Location Toronto, ON
  • Job Type Contract
  • Job ID 15665

Are you a versatile self-starter with demonstrated ability to take initiative and work independently with attention to detail? Then, Apply Now!

Working with one of the top financial clients this role calls for a Database Administrator- Mongo/PostgreSQL/Banking who will be providing database support related to Oracle build and will be involved in Migration, Performance Tuning and Incident Resolutions.


  • Taking ownership of and leading technical resolutions for production incidents
  • Communicating complex technical issues to stakeholders and Lines of Business partners
  • Complying with client’s standards for change control and overall database security policies
  • Analyzing recurring incidents and identifying service improvements where possible
  • Providing on-call rotational/pager support where required
  • Participating in Incidents and Changes as part of BAU Operational activities
  • Participating in Scheduled Disaster Recovery or SCM activities
  • Participating in post-mortems and RCAs (Root Cause Analysis) of critical incidents

Desired Skill Set:

  • 7 years of experience in a similar database role
  • 5 years of hands-on experience in MS SQL, PostgreSQL database administration
  • Experience with other technologies like MSSQL, Azure (IaaS, PaaS) and Cosmos DB
  • Experience migrating data from Oracle or SQL to MongoDB and/or Cosmos DB
  • Experience in Setup/Installation and configuration of DB products
  • Experience in Tuning, Query Optimization, Monitoring and Troubleshooting database issues
  • Solid exposure to Cloud Migration
  • Exhibit knowledge of DB backup restore and recovery
  • In-depth understanding of DB HA strategies

Nice To Have:

  • Proficiency in MongoDB
  • Exposure to ServiceNow Ticketing System
  • Strong working knowledge of the SolarWind Performance Tool
  • Azure Certification
  • Experience working in FI
  • Deep understanding of Oracle and MSSQL

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