Database Administrator

  • MX
  • Lehi, UT, USA
  • Jan 28, 2021
Full time Database Administration

Job Description

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Come build with us and be part of an award-winning company that’s helping create meaningful and lasting change in the financial industry.



Job Purpose

As a member of the MX DevOps Data Team you will be working on a very important cornerstone of our Technology Stack. Our data is extremely important to us and our clients. As MX continues to grow you will be instrumental member of the team to support our ability to scale.


What you’ll get to do…

  • Own the maintenance, performance and integrity of MX Postgres Databases.

  • Assist MX Engineering teams in implementing new Database technologies for Big Data Solutions.

  • Diagnose and troubleshoot Postgres database errors.

  • Create automation for repeating database tasks.

  • Participate in on-call rotation

  • Monitor Database performance (Indexing and Performance Tuning) 

  • Implement changes and apply new patches and version when required

  • Be an integral part of our Annual Site Switch

  • Ensure that site to site replication is strong and reliable

  • You can also Work with our ELK Stack and ensure that it is functioning properly.

  • You can contribute and work with our evolving Ceph Cluster.


You’ll do it using your…

  • Proven working experience as a Database Administrator.

  • Proven working experience with Postgres Databases.

  • Knowledge of Database Backups and Recovery

  • Knowledge of database design and principles.

  • Troubleshooting skills

  • Experience with Postgres Replication


You’ll thrive by…

  • Having a founders mindset

  • Being a self driven and motivated individual who is capable of working your way through complex problems

  • Assisting other members of the MX DevOps Data Team.

  • Documenting your work and processes

  • Communicating and Collaborating well with the MX engineering teams

  • Identify and solve database production


You’ll love it because…

  • You will impact and share products that are making a difference in the lives of others

  • You will work with other brilliant minds and industry specialists that will help you grow in your skillset.

  • You will be given autonomy to improve MX Databases where you see fit. 

  • You will be rewarded and recognized for your high-caliber work

  • MX Culture and Values are taught and lived by those who you work with. Our values are more than just writing on the walls.

  • Tons of Employee Benefits such as Massages, catered meals, Amazing Company Events, Health Insurance, 401k Matching, Pet Insurance, and Unlimited PTO


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