Vertica Database Engineer
II
Posted on 9/26/2023
INACTIVE
LivePerson

1,001-5,000 employees

AI-powered platform for business-consumer conversations
Company Overview
LivePerson is a global pioneer in the realm of business-oriented AI, trusted by hundreds of leading brands to facilitate billions of secure and responsible conversational interactions monthly. The company's Conversational Cloud platform leverages a rich data set and advanced safety tools to harness the power of Generative AI and Large Language Models, driving improved business outcomes. With a focus on fostering authentic, ongoing conversations over AI hype, LivePerson's nearly three-decade-long commitment to connecting businesses and customers has earned it the title of the #1 Most Innovative AI Company by Fast Company.
AI & Machine Learning
Data & Analytics

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$24.4M

Founded

1995

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

-10%

2 year growth

-21%
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
TCP/IP
Python
Management
Data Structures & Algorithms
AWS
Hadoop
Linux/Unix
Google Cloud Platform
CategoriesNew
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Strong working knowledge of Vertica database architecture, including column orientation, compression, projections, segmentations, partitions, high availability, and security
  • Understanding of Vertica architecture and the ability to migrate, install, configure, and manage Vertica systems
  • Proficiency in managing Vertica backup, recovery, and restore operations
  • Demonstrated in-depth knowledge of database internals and data structures
  • Strong debugging skills to investigate and optimize query performance
  • Node management, cluster management, and workload management
  • Experience in migrating data across multiple platforms
  • Troubleshooting Vertica database server and cluster issues
  • Proficiency in troubleshooting Unix/Linux system logs and resolving OS/DB-level issues
  • Ability to understand TCP/kernel parameters and their impact on Vertica settings
  • Providing performance tuning and assisting in business process integration with various data sources
  • Performing proactive and reactive performance analysis, monitoring, troubleshooting, and root-cause analysis of Vertica database-related issues to support critical day-to-day business operations
  • Experience in Vertica installation, cluster upgrades, database upgrades, and OS patch level upgrades
  • Proficiency in Unix, Shell Scripting, and Python Scripting
  • Experience in Vertica EON Mode
  • Hands-on experience with Cloud technologies like AWS, GCP, etc
  • Familiarity with Big Data Hadoop and emerging BI technologies
  • Experience in Linux System Administration
  • Strong team player with a self-learning attitude who can excel under pressure
  • Education and Experience Required:
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience in Vertica database administration
Responsibilities
  • Database Monitoring and Health:
  • High Availability and Disaster Recovery:
  • Cloud Migration:
  • Performance Tuning: