Senior Database Developer

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We are seeking talented, enthusiastic Senior Database Developer to join our team in Westlake Village, CA or Chicago, IL. As a Senior Database Developer at Conversant you will responsible for transforming, loading, aggregating, and maintaining performance on environments what are up to petabytes in scale on an ever evolving technology stack. You will be responsible for building out new products while updating and expanding our existing offerings. This position will be responsible for writing stored procedures in Postgres PL/pgSQL and Oracle PL/SQL as well as scripting and automation using Python and/or Bash shell scripting.

Responsibilities

  • Design and code solutions on and off database for ensuring application access to enable data drive decision making for the company's multi-faceted ad serving operations
  • Work closely with the end user communities ensure enterprise data warehouse solutions and assets are actionable, accessible and evolving in lockstep with the needs of the ever changing business model.
  • Be a part of a team working on a high volume, highly available data platform that is critical to the success of the business
  • Participate in architecture discussions, influence the roadmap, and take ownership and responsibility over projects
  • Conduct performance testing and monitoring of production systems
  • Review work and assure adherence to best standards and practices
  • Participate in the on-call support rotation for maintaining our production systems

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science or related technical discipline
  • Experience with operation database development including procedural (PL/SQL, PL/pgSQL or TSQL), triggers, etc.
  • Experience with scripting languages (e.g. Python or Perl)
  • You are experienced with architecting, developing and extending large and complex systems
  • You are a problem solver, a fixer, and a creative technologist
  • You need to be a great team worker and a great communicator
  • Working knowledge of Unix/Linux
  • Preferred Qualifications
  • MS in Computer Science.
  • Experienced deep understanding of Postgres or Oracle Database
  • Integration experience with specific "Big Data" technologies including Greenplum, HDFS, HBase, Kafka
  • Experience with Java

To apply directly email [email protected]

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About Conversant

Conversant, Inc. is the leader in personalized digital marketing. Conversant helps the world's biggest companies grow by creating personalized experiences that deliver higher returns for brands and greater satisfaction for people. We offer a fully integrated personalization platform, personalized media programs and the world's largest affiliate marketing network - all fueled by a deep understanding of what motivates people to engage, connect and buy. For more information, please visit http://cts.businesswire.com/ct/CT?id=smartlink&url=http://www.conversantmedia.com&esheet=50979797&newsitemid=20141107006050&lan=en-US&anchor=www.conversantmedia.com&index=1&md5=ceffa9dd43ffb213f30808148e513ad7.

Great People, Deserve Great Benefits

We know that we have some of the brightest and most talented associates in the world, and we believe in rewarding them accordingly. If you work here, expect competitive pay, comprehensive health coverage, and endless opportunities to advance your career. From tuition reimbursement to scholarship programs to employee stock purchase plans and 401(k)s, we offer associates a variety of benefits that work as hard for them as they work for us.

About Epsilon

Epsilon is the global leader in creating connections between people and brands. An all-encompassing global marketing company, we harness the power of rich data, groundbreaking technologies, engaging creative and transformative ideas to get the results our clients require. Recognized by Ad Age as the #1 World CRM/Direct Marketing Network and #1 U.S. Agency from All Disciplines, Epsilon employs over 7,000 associates in more than 70 offices worldwide. Epsilon is an Alliance Data company. For more information, visit http://www.epsilon.com/, follow us on Twitter @EpsilonMktg or call 1.800.309.0505.

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