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Job Position: Senior Postgres and REDIS Admin

Job Location: Lagos

Job Description

  • Are you looking to take the next steps in your career as a Senior PostgreSQL DBA and REDIS Admin? Let’s chat and see if we are a good match!
  • Vennote is searching for a Senior PostgreSQL and REDIS DBA to join our team.

Job Responsibilities

  1. Actively engage in Technical investigations & restoration of DB related issues
  2. Ensuring PostgreSQL DB’s are running 24/7
  3. Monitoring DB Events, Incidents & Request Queries
  4. Prepare status reports, technical documents, SOP’s, Knowledge Bases.
  5. Support Management teams in Technology decisions, identify impacts and risks
  6. PostgreSQL onpremise & cloud hands-on experience
  7. Database Tablespace management
  8. Primary operational support for the management & maintenance of Redis
  9. Responsible for database and system performance, including database monitoring, problem analysis, and tuning activities to ensure optimum database performance
  10. After-hours support for application release and change management activities
  11. Participate in on-call rotation and respond to critical database incidents
  12. Work with application development groups and system administrators to determine the best storage, access, and distribution methods for data
  13. Participate as a project team member providing vital information regarding database tools, structure, physical design and implementation
  14. Technical Experience:
  15. Experience with troubleshooting and debugging complex SQL queries & problem solving skills
  16. Experience with relational databases (PostgreSQL) Architecture & Internals,
  17. Monitoring database health and security, implement table redesigns.
  18. Update data in support of operations and SQL query design.
  19. Knowledge in developing and designing databases and data models
  20. Hands-On with Installation, configuration, HA, Replication, OS Cluster Active-Passive installation & configuration
  21. PostgreSQL onpremise & cloud hands-on experience
  22. Database Tablespace management
  23. Hands-on experience with PostgreSql DB version upgrade & migrations
  24. Database management experience on Linux & Windows Platform
  25. Proficient in support and maintenance of Redis, MySQL, MongoDB management, NoSQL management, data backup and optimization
  26. Proficient in MySQL DB engine,
  27. Hands-on experience in the concepts, Architecture and administration of NoSQL, MongoDB / REDIS / Cassandra type DB’s.
  28. Exposure to Big Data technologies like Hadoop.
  29. Exposure to how Map-Reduce/Hive/Pig jobs can run on Cassandra.
  30. Experience with Unix/Linux including basic commands and shell scripting.
  31. Good working knowledge of DB performing monitoring tools.
  32. Experience with RDBMS is a plus. RDBMS such as Oracle, MySql, PostgreSQL and use of Hibernate, ORMs and/or jdbc

Job Requirements

  • 8 Years plus experience in PostgreSQL
  • Proven work experience as a PostgreSQL administrator or similar role
  • Positive attitude and a strong commitment to delivering quality work.
  • Excellent knowledge of cloud computing technologies and current computing trends
  • Effective communication skills (written and verbal) to properly articulate complicated cloud reports to management and other IT development partners
  • Relevant training and/or certifications as a PostgresSQL DBA.


  1. Private Health Insurance
  2. Pension Plan
  3. Training & Development
  4. Performance Bonus
  5. Hybrid work plan

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: dave.nwokedi@vennote.com using “Senior Postgres and REDIS Aadmin” as the subject of the mail.

Note: Only qualified candidates will be contacted.

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