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Lead Engineer, Database Engineering

Bangalore, India

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What We'll Bring:
&bull Work with Application Development Teams, Project, Testing, and Release Managers, Architects, and IT Management to support fixes, enhancements, and projects.
&bull Design and develop database schema or evaluate and recommend changes for current or future databases using technical and functional documentation.
&bull Work with software developers to establish best practices for database storage and organization.
&bull Provide first-level applications support: Resolve problems and answer questions related to the databases, contact vendor support when necessary. Facilitate application development and client problem resolution with optimum speed and efficiency.

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&bull Performance monitoring and tuning: Closely monitor performance; identify problems and implement solutions; ensure the databases are running at optimum speed and efficiency.
&bull Reorganize database structures as needed: Create automated processes; use tools to reorganize or defragment database table spaces, tables, and indexes; provide efficient database environment to maximize productivity and improve performance by evaluating system and database performance at regular interval.
&bull Facilitate application environments refreshes upon request: Help if required with data refresh from one environment to another at the request of the application development staff; define and develop pre, inflight and post execution tasks as necessary to accomplish this, including data masking, data conversion, etc. Provide application development staff with optimal development environment and current data.
&bull Work closely with Systems Programmers and Systems Administrators to ensure that the database system is operating in accordance with required system usage; help and guide in setting appropriate system parameters.
&bull Communicate complex technical information in a concise and articulate manner.
&bull Participate in the evaluation and recommendation of DBA tools and new DBMS technologies.

What You'll Bring:
Skills and Knowledge:
  • In-depth understanding of MongoDB architecture
  • Maintain and configure MongoDB instances
  • Keep clear documentation of the database setup and architecture
  • Write procedures for backup and disaster recovery
  • Ensure that the databases achieve maximum performance and availability
  • Design indexing strategies
  • Configure, monitor, and deploy replica sets
  • Ensure high availability and stability of the MongoDB cluster
  • Upgrade databases through patches
  • Create roles and users and set their permissions
Impact You'll Make:

Knowledge of application development languages such as Perl, PHP, Ruby, C, C++ desired

TransUnion Job Title

Lead Engineer, Database Engineering

Client-provided location(s): Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Job ID: transunion-19027069
Employment Type: Other

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA
    • FSA With Employer Contribution
    • HSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • On-Site Gym
    • Mental Health Benefits
    • Virtual Fitness Classes
    • Pet Insurance
  • Parental Benefits

    • Adoption Assistance Program
    • Fertility Benefits
    • Family Support Resources
    • Adoption Leave
    • Birth Parent or Maternity Leave
    • Non-Birth Parent or Paternity Leave
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Casual Dress
    • Happy Hours
    • Some Meals Provided
    • On-Site Cafeteria
    • Company Outings
    • Holiday Events
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Volunteer Time Off
    • Unlimited Paid Time Off
    • Paid Holidays
    • Paid Vacation
    • Leave of Absence
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K)
    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • Stock Purchase Program
    • Performance Bonus
    • Financial Counseling
    • Company Equity
  • Professional Development

    • Leadership Training Program
    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Internship Program
    • Associate or Rotational Training Program
    • Learning and Development Stipend
    • Promote From Within
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Mentor Program
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)
    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program

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