PostgreSQL Database Administrator

With 7x Energy, Inc. in Bee Cave TX US

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Posted on September 09, 2019

About this job

Compensation: $80k - 110k
Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Mid-Level
Role: Database Administrator, System Administrator
Industry: Energy & Environment, Information Technology, Solar
Company size: 11–50 people
Company type: Private

Technologies

postgresql, ubuntu, sql, postgis, sysadmin

Job description

OVERVIEW

7X Energy (7X), a leading utility-scale solar development company, is seeking a Database Administrator. This person will work on 7X’s extensive data pipelines that support the industry leading Smart Power MapsTM software suite. This GIS analytics platform accelerates and optimizes the solar development lifecycle. The position will also support 7X’s ad-hoc analysis and engineering capabilities in reviewing solar projects.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Build and maintain ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) data processes
  • Identify new data sources, database techniques, and automation capabilities
  • Design and support database operations
  • Manage application environments including updates, security, and backups
  • Automate virtual machines for data analysis

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • A minimum of two years of experience
  • Fluent in Linux Command Line, a scripting language, and SQL
  • Learn new tools, new tools, libraries, and languages to optimally complete tasks
  • Based in the Austin, TX office

PREFERRED SKILLS

  • Fluent in Python (or R) and PostgreSQL
  • Experience acquiring and processing GIS data
  • Experience with securing and managing servers and virtual machines

EDUCATION

  • Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience

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