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Senior Database Reliability Engineer

A7405849

Equifax is where you can power your possible. If you want to achieve your true potential, chart new paths, develop new skills, collaborate with bright minds, and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.

Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) is a discipline that combines software and systems engineering for building and running large-scale, distributed, fault-tolerant systems. SRE ensures that internal and external services meet or exceed reliability and performance expectations while adhering to Equifax engineering principles.

What you’ll do

  • Work with Product and Engineering teams to understand requirements and Design scalable and highly available cloud database solutions

  • Evaluate database high availability and disaster recovery options given the requirements.

  • Define maintenance windows, disaster recovery strategies and perform disaster recovery when needed.

  • Participate in design discussions with product and engineering teams and provide expertise from Database point of view.

  • Enable/Integrate monitoring, auditing, and alert systems for databases with existing monitoring infrastructure.

  • Participate in change, problem management and  emergency response.

  • Work on Infrastructure automation projects. 

  • Responsible for system performance and reliability.

  • Self-Driven, flexible and willing to learn in adjacent areas with the initiative to learn more

What experience you need

  • BS degree or equivalent job experience required

  • 5+ years experience as a DBA or equivalent experience

  • Understanding in PostgreSQL, Indexing, upgrades, replication using EDB PostgreSQL replication or equivalent experience

What could set you apart .

  • Experience as a DBA managing PostgreSQL database in Linux environment.

  • Strong technical skills on Google Cloud databases such as Cloud SQL, Big table, BigQuery etc

  • Experience working on relational and non-relational databases.

  • Google cloud, automation knowledge and elasticsearch is a plus.

  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems quickly and completely.

  • Scripting/Programming (Unix shell, Python, etc) experience is highly desirable.

  • Active Cloud Certification

We offer a hybrid work setting, comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, attractive paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.

Are you ready to power your possible? Apply today, and get started on a path toward an exciting new career at Equifax, where you can make a difference!

Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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