Senior Database Engineer - SQL and Oracle
Posted Date: Aug-11-2020
Job ID: 17982
Job Type: Full Time
Job Function: Information Technology
Store: Greater Seattle Area
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What's cool about this job
REI Information Technology is a team of creative and smart technologists who work in a collaborative environment to build business value through technology. And, we have the support of a great company to tackle some pretty dynamic challenges that will keep REI relevant for years to come.
As a Senior Database Engineer you’ll assist in the development and maintenance of our SQL Server database platform. You’ll be responsible for developing, maintaining, and implementing highly available SQL databases, including physical structure and functional capabilities, performance tuning, data security, backup and recovery specifications, data dictionaries and data models. You’ll be challenged to improve the way we operate, and how we can do things better and faster. You’ll be part of a nimble, high functioning team working on an important project that directly impacts our ability to deliver goods to our members.
Bring your passion and expertise
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related field, or equivalent training and experience
5+ years SQL Server DBA experience 2012, 2014 and 2017, working with large-scale, mission-critical applications
Advanced Knowledge in AlwaysOn, Transactional Replication, Clustering and T-SQL
Working knowledge of other database platforms such as Oracle, MongoDB, PostgresSQL
Experience with Analysis Services is a plus
Knowledge in Powershell, Bash, Python, Ansible, Git, Jenkins, Terraform, and Splunk.
Ability to work in a DevOps environment.
Self-motivated and driven to better processes and increase velocity
Ability to participate in on-call rotation for 24x7 service requirement
Ability in all phases of technical writing for information or infrastructure systems
Actively participates and collaborates with others on one's own team and across REI for the achievement of business goals
At REI we offer an enviable work environment that Fortune Magazine has recognized on the "100 Best Places to Work" list since the award's inception – 23 years in a row! Sure, we work hard, but it’s balanced with time off to play—a strategy that works for us as we continue to grow and thrive. Want to enjoy a workplace where you can be yourself, be heard and be respected while having a job that challenges you? This is the place.
With more than 160 retail locations (and growing), REI offers unique competitive benefits to its more than 15,000 employees, including healthcare, gear and apparel discounts, free equipment rentals and challenge grants to help employees reach personal outdoor goals, generous retirement plan contributions, public transit subsidy, adoptions assistance, paid sabbaticals, and more.
REI is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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