Full-Time

Senior Database Administrator

Updated on 5/22/2024

Belvedere Trading

Belvedere Trading

201-500 employees

Proprietary trading firm leveraging technology

Fintech

Senior

Chicago, IL, USA

Required Skills
Python
Communications
NoSQL
BigQuery
SQL
Requirements
  • Proficiency with SQL query optimization and performance with client code
  • Experience operating and supporting database infrastructure across multiple technologies within cloud on-prem systems
  • Experience in installation and configuration of new SQL Servers as required
  • Familiarity with DB change control processes and tools
  • Production-tested experience utilizing clustering, mirroring, and replication technologies
  • Exposure to working in modern cloud data warehouses and tools
  • Comfort using or learning to use development languages and tools, esp. Python
  • Attention to detail and curiosity to understand data
  • Unrelenting desire to get to the bottom of the problem and get it right
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Passionate about supporting data consumers and development teams during working hours
  • 7+ years of experience preferred
Responsibilities
  • Own the continuous operation of on-prem and cloud databases (SQL Server, Google BigQuery, Google Cloud SQL)
  • Ensure the DBA team quickly respond to incidents affecting the performance and usability of data systems
  • Address performance issues by identifying and implementing solutions, which may involve hardware upgrades, server configuration adjustments, or optimizing queries and indexes
  • Support developers with efficient query and data modeling for traditional SQL, SQL Warehouse, and NoSQL use cases
  • Design monitoring, dashboards, and operational health and maintenance plans for our Databases
  • Ensure support and diagnose issues with data pipelines, ETL jobs, replication, and other critical systems dependent on databases with DBA team
  • Debug code in applications, notebooks, and batch jobs to identify and improve query performance and behavior
  • Develop a working mastery of our data sources and business use cases through partnering with teams and self-learning

Belvedere Trading, LLC

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Chicago, Illinois

Founded

2002

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

-1%

1 year growth

1%

2 year growth

20%

Benefits

Medical coverage

Life Insurance

Complimentary access to a full gym in the building

Time off

Parental leave

401(k)

Continuing education

Transit benefit program

Relocation reimbursement