Database Administrator

Database Administrator

Slice | Bangalore, KA, IN

Posted a month ago

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About the team

Everything that you see on the internet - developers made it. Even the page that you’ve opened right now and are reading this very line from - a developer. At slice, we’re trying to build a world class product and that takes some crazy, world class engineers. A team so supportive - even if you miss a ‘;’ in your code, they got your back till the code runs successfully.

Some examples of the problem statements that might come to the team

  • data remains consistent across the database
  • data is clearly defined
  • users access data concurrently, in a form that suits their needs
  • There is provision for data security and recovery control (ensuring all data is retrievable in an emergency).

About the role

The ideal candidate will be responsible for creating and managing our databases. You will ensure optimal database performance by analyzing database issues and monitoring database performance.

What You will do

  • Guide developers in choosing the right database, based on the application use-case
  • Proficient with Object Relational Mapping technology
  • Transform business and application requirements into scalable data models
  • Build database systems of high availability and quality depending on each end user’s specialized role
  • RCA and resolve database related issues
  • Capacity planning to support periodic or campaigns related scale
  • Manage database changes and re-designs
  • Analyze database issues and troubleshoot or configure the database accordingly
  • Monitor database performance to ensure high levels of security and speed
  • Define users and enable data distribution to the right user, in appropriate format and in a timely manner

What you will need

  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience in Computer Science, Technology, or a related field of study
  • Proven knowledge of SQL and NoSQL Servers
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Having over 1+ years of DBA experience in the software industry with RDS/MySQL/ and NoSQL (Preferred)
  • Having experience in database administration, design, development, maintenance and production support of relational databases, business applications
  • strong in MySql and also in general system administration skills in Linux
  • having exposure to performance tuning, query optimization, client/server connectivity, and database consistency checks using different utilities

Life at slice

Life so good, you’d think we’re kidding:

  • Competitive salaries. Period.
  • An extensive medical insurance that looks out for our employees & their dependants. We’ll love you and take care of you, our promise.
  • Flexible working hours. Just don’t call us at 3AM, we like our sleep schedule.
  • Tailored vacation & leave policies so that you enjoy every important moment in your life.
  • A reward system that celebrates hard work and milestones throughout the year. Expect a gift coming your way anytime you kill it here.
  • Learning and upskilling opportunities. Seriously, not kidding.
  • Good food, games, and a cool office to make you feel like home. An environment so good, you’ll forget the term “colleagues can’t be your friends”.

We believe in equality. Period.

At slice, we are committed to building a diverse and talented workforce. We never discriminate on the basis of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status.

We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

About Us

Meet slice - the simplest way to pay! ⚡

We are a one-stop payment app for all your spending needs. Our goal is to make money management simpler & faster for you. We provide an easy & transparent app to help our members transact seamlessly using card or UPI and manage all their spends at one place.

We have 12Mn+ registered members with an average age of 27, making us a market leader for the Gen-Z and millennials.

Oh, btw, our users get up to 2% cashback on all card spends and enjoy new offers every week with spark. They can also scan & pay in a flash and easily send money to friends using slice UPI.

We are backed by leading investors such as Tiger Global, Insight partners, Advent International, Blume Ventures, and Gunosy Capital.