Database Reliability Engineer (Ref. No.: 1)

SEITEQ s.r.o.

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Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Job responsibilities
Work on database reliability and performance aspects within the SRE team
Analyze solutions and implement best practices for our database clusters and its components.
Work on observability of relevant database metrics and make sure we reach our database objectives.
Work with peer SREs to roll out changes to our production environment and help mitigate database-related production incidents.
OnCall support on rotation with the team.
Provide database expertise to engineering teams (for example through reviews of database migrations, queries and performance optimizations).
Implement rigorous backup and recovery processes which are regularly tested, reviewed and improved
Work on automation of database infrastructure and help engineering succeed by providing self-service tools.
Support and debug database production issues across services and levels of the stack.
Make monitoring and alerting alert on symptoms and not on outages.
Document every action so your learnings turn into repeatable actions and then into automation.
3+ years of experience running PostgreSQL or MySQL in large production environments
1+ years of experience with infrastructure automation and configuration management (Chef, Ansible, Puppet, Terraform…)
Have strong programming skills and understanding of OO programming principles
Have solid understanding of SQL
Have experience working in a distributed production environment
A self-starter who takes pride in job ownership and creates ways to improve efficiency and effectiveness
Have a proactive, go-for-it attitude. When you see something broken, you can't help but fix it.
Have an urge for delivering quickly and iterating fast.
Know your way around Linux and the Unix Shell.
Passion for stable and secure systems management practices
Strong data modeling and data structure design skills

Basic wage component (gross) and other rewards

Competitive salary package (from 3000 EUR monthly) and bonuses depending on relevant knowledge and experience.

Employee perks, benefits

As fast growing company we provide you with opportunity to grow with us. You will have an opportunity to attend conferences, certifications, technical workshops, trainings, and meetups.
We are proud to offer environment not jammed with bureaucracy and old technologies where innovative ideas are supported and highly appreciated. Also comfortable and modern office together with appropriate working tools is for us standard.
Our culture is oriented towards productivity and working in flexible hours. Working from home is not issue for us and you will have this opportunity. We like to work together and it is easier to share experience with team, but if you like and helps your performance to work from home we can discuss.
We go beyond and offer comfortable office fun-zone with football table, PS4 and other games or darts just for you to “unload”. We organize football tournaments, game nights etc.. We celebrate birthdays with pizza lunches and enjoy Friday breakfasts and other team-building activities. If you are not joining, then you can just enjoy fresh fruits, juices, snacks and tea or coffee available 24/7 in our offices.

Company on whose behalf the position is being filled

Banking, finance

Our client is an international bank having its IT department located in center of Bratislava.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

Secondary with school-leaving examination
Follow-up/Higher Professional Education
University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Upper intermediate (B2)


Brief description of the company

Consulting & Integration
Software development

The company is a holder of a licence to offer recruitment services.

Number of employees

25-49 employees

Company address

SEITEQ s.r.o.
Aruba Business Center, Galvaniho 7/D
821 04 Bratislava


Contact person: Ing. Bernadeta Alakšová
E-mail: send CV
ID: 3782115   Dátum zverejnenia: 8.10.2019   Základná zložka mzdy (brutto) a ďalšie odmeny:   Competitive salary package (from 3000 EUR monthly) and bonuses depending on relevant knowledge and experience.