• DBA - Middleware Engineering

    Location(s) US-TX-Dallas
    Job ID
    2019-55257
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Technology
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Engineering
    Business Unit
    Data Architecture
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    Make data a strategic asset for the enterprise by providing a platform that enables the structuring, management, integration, control, discovery, usage, and governance of our Data Assets.
    MIDDLEWARE ENGINEERING provides software based infrastructure solutions
    and subject matter expertise to application teams. This group ensures the firm is positioned
    for emerging technology offerings and spans Big Data, Machine Learning, Database, Messaging, Java, App Entitlement Management, Market Data, External Financial Messaging and related engineering efforts.
    Middleware Engineering covers a range of database products. The successful candidate will become familiar with all of these products and become proficient in several in order to drive the Application engagement, troubleshooting, automation and self-service strategy for operational support.

    Database engineer will work with application teams and DBMS vendor troubleshooting and advising on Sybase ASE, DB2 UDB, Postgres and Sybase IQ.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
    • Installation, configuration, upgrade and ongoing maintenance (including DR) of the environment Strategic engagement with application development teams to provide timely end-to-end delivery of appropriate platform solutions. · Interface with application and development community to analyze and resolve escalations. · Continually evaluate the operation of the environment and assist in optimizing the delivery of the products to clients · Provide technical guidance on established infrastructure best practices to IT community and business. · Partner with engineering teams to understand technology offerings and how they can be applied to solve business problems. · Responsible for reduction in operational overhead by building automated / self-service tools using both scripting and high level programming languages

    SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR
    • • Advanced database administration skills with Sybase ASE or DB2 UDB • Advanced skills in troubleshooting, performance & tuning, DB modelling • Experience in MongoDB/Oracle/SAP IQ is a big plus • Strong communication - ability to articulate thoughts clearly and influence • Working knowledge of scripting languages, ie Python, Perl, Shell • Working knowledge of the Unix/Linux Operating systems • Strong ability to work as part of a global team

    Preferred Qualifications
    • Python coding skills a plus.

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

    © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2019. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.