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Lead Database Engineer

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Regular-Full Time


Noida - India - India

Description & Qualifications


DBA – OpenSource DB (PostgreSQL/PPAS)
(6-10 years of experience)
• Must have expertise with Open Source Databases (like PostgreSQL, EDB) (Mandatory)
• Total experience of 6-10 years with at least 3-4 years of experience in administration of Postgres/PPAS databases (Mandatory)
• Experience with PostgreSQL technologies including Streaming Replication, High Availability, Backup and Recovery, Monitoring Tools and Maintenance Utilities such as Vacuum, Reindex (Mandatory)
• Hands on with database performance tuning, sql tuning (Mandatory)
• Have experience with upgrading databases (Mandatory)
• Experience in setting up PostgreSQL High Availability solutions (Mandatory)
• Knowledge of database design principles, query optimization, index management, integrity checks, statistics and isolation levels (Mandatory)
• Proactively monitor database performance, capacity, and security issues (Mandatory)
• Propose recommendations for database optimization and improvements (Mandatory)
• Participate in design reviews of architecture patterns for database deployments (Mandatory)
• Diagnose and resolve production database issues (Mandatory)
• Expert Level SQL, PL/pgsql, including stored procedures, functions, triggers, and views. (Mandatory)
• Monitor and optimize SQL query performance (Good to have)
• Evaluate emerging data & database technologies and recommend solutions (Good to have)
• Knowledge of GIT, Gradle, Jenkins (Good to have)
• Exposure to Agile/SCRUM methodology (Good to have)
• Experience working in Cloud Environment (GCP/AWS) (Good to have)


B.E / B.Tech / MCA with relevant experience of 5-7 Yrs of Experience

Company Overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at

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