Database Administrator - DBA Undertone
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Undertone Company Profile:
At Undertone, our mission is to make digital media, in all its current and emerging forms, work as a platform for creating brand experiences that build equity, community - and business. We call it delivering Standout Brand Experiences? and we do it by combining the best creative, context, people and technology.
Working at Undertone gives you the opportunity to shape the future of digital advertising. In 2012 alone, we welcomed 95 new team members to the Undertone family--and we?re still growing. If our values and aspirations fit with your beliefs, then we want to hear from you. Start your search today by taking a look at our current openings. Undertone works with end-clients, advertisers and publishers all over the world and has offices across the US and Europe.
So...why would you want to work for Undertone?
The real question is...why wouldn't you?
We are a small company doing very big things
We value innate intelligence, the curiosity to learn more, and the ability to solve problems - and we provide a ton of autonomy in which to do this
You have the opportunity to work with some of the most brilliant minds in the industry
The digital/ mobile space is a large opportunity and will continue to grow. We've done well so far and we clearly see where we need to go - and now we need your help to get there
A job at Undertone is unlike any other you?ve had. You?ll be challenged. You?ll be inspired. And you?ll be proud. Because whatever your job is here, you?ll be part of something really BIG.
Database Administrator (Greenplum or other MPP DB)
Operational Support -
- A. Proactively monitor both database and supporting hardware to ensure system health
B. Take accountability for the availability and accuracy of data warehouse data.
Investigate and assist in the resolution of any day-to-day warehouse issues.
C. Plan and coordinate system upgrades.
Perform capacity planning, monitoring, and managing using different Greenplum tools such as gpperfmon, etc.
D. Support backup and recovery functions for a Greenplum data warehouse environment
E. Ability to be part of an on-call rotation during nights and weekends to provide system support of a 24x7 environment
F. Administer database best practices and follow them through day to day challenges as needed
G. Required to follow change management ITIL processes
Data Analysis & Architecture-
A. Work with modelers, architects and ETL analysts to determine the appropriate physical data architecture, including table layouts, Indexes, data storage schemes, etc.
B. Work closely with the technical and business users to manage Greenplum workload, storage etc.
C. Collaborate with Business Intelligence, CRM, and other technology teams to implement leading edge solutions on the Greenplum data warehouse
D. Develop standards specific to the data warehouse application design, monitoring, backup and recovery
E. Conduct technical reviews and Walkthroughs of system design documentation with development and design team members.
F. Develop and execute test plans and play an active role in project rollouts.
1. 3+ years of experience in databases, and 3+ years of experience data warehouse database administration including system-wide performance monitoring and tuning, business continuity planning, capacity planning, hardware and software upgrade planning and implementation, utilities, backup and
2. 3+ years of experience and understanding of the best practices for combining strengths of database and ETL tools to optimize data movement into, out of and within the data warehouse
o 3. 3+ years of experience and understanding of the best practices for combining strengths of database and BI/Reporting tools to optimize BI Tool?s performance
o 4. 3+ years of experience and knowledge in high performance, large scale computing environments. Demonstrated ability to perform in demanding multi-task environment.
o 5. 3+ years of experience and ability to configure and manage a Unix/Linux Server environment for database systems, including strong shell-scripting of bash and/or korn skills and comfort with OS-level operations.
o 6. 2+ years of experience in Greenplum or Netezza or Vertica or VLDB MPP database platform and utilities is preferred.
o 7. 3+ years of experience and exposure to Open-Source technologies and interest in learning new technologies is preferred
o 8. 3+ years of experience and familiarity with SOX/PCI standards is preferred
o 9. 3+ years of experience with 100% uptime environment. Degree in Computer Science or related technical or scientific degree or related, equivalent experience.
o 10. 3+ years of experience with maintaining a Linux/Unix based production data warehouse and OS environment
o 11. Candidate must possess strong interpersonal and communication skills, excellent analytical skills, and flexibility in approach, ability to plan and organize work, responsiveness, creativity, and ability to provide leadership to a group amidst uncertainty.
o 12. Strong business acumen and interpersonal skill with team based orientation.
o 13. Previous experience in a senior role within a DBA team is required
In addition, the successful candidate will clearly demonstrate the ability to work independently as part of a team that makes use of an iterative development approach. The candidate must thrive in a rapidly changing environment and take initiative to ensure that projects succeed. This role is driven by data processing within an ever changing landscape that involves working with scaling systems.
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? AdAge Magazine ?Best Places to Work?
? Business Insider ?Top 100 Digital Companies?
? Jack Meyers ?Top Performing Online Ad Networks?
? OMMA Member?s Choice Award for Best Integrated Online Campaign (Long John Silver?s)
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|Headquarters:||340 Madison Ave|
New York, NY 10173
|Company Profile:||Undertone develops digital advertising solutions for brands. We offer a suite of video, high impact and display ad formats that enable advertisers to engage consumers across mobile and desktop environments. These formats are served, optimized and measured at scale across a handpicked portfolio of the world's best digital media properties. We believe in the combined power of people and technology - our proprietary platforms are complemented by an end-to-end service layer, which is managed by an award-winning team made up of the best and brightest in the industry. We're proud to be a leader in the digital advertising industry and are honored to be repeatedly chosen as a "best place to work."|
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