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MySQL/PostgreSQL Database Admin

MySQL/PostgreSQL Database Admin

Company 
Quicken Loans Inc.
Location 
US-MI-Detroit

Opportunity Details

Who We Are

We’re not only the largest online mortgage lender in America, we’re also the second largest mortgage lender overall – closing loans in all 50 states. J.D Power ranked Quicken Loans “Highest in Customer Satisfaction in Primary Mortgage Origination” for the past seven consecutive years, 2010 – 2017. The company was also ranked highest in the nation for client satisfaction among mortgage servicers by J.D. Power for three consecutive years, 2014 through 2016, each year the company was eligible. There’s a simple reason we’ve been so successful: We care about the people we work with. 

 

If you’re tired of stuffy, bureaucratic workplaces, then you’ll be delighted to find something different here. We strive to make a creative, fun and collaborative environment you simply won’t find anywhere else. We've been on Computerworld's "Best Places to Work in IT" list for 12 years running, hitting #1 the last five years and we were ranked #10 in FORTUNE Magazine’s list of "100 Best Companies to Work For" in 2016, remaining in the top-30 for the past 13 years.

What You'll Do/Need

The MySQL/PostgreSQL Database Administrator installs and configures the database system. This team member monitors database system resources and performance, while overseeing database availability, backup and recovery systems.

 

Responsibilities

  • Install and configure MySQL/PostgreSQL database system
  • Perform regular database maintenance tasks such as defragmentation, upgrades and storage management
  • Understand performance optimization, clustering and replication
  • Ensure quality data creation, presentation and data flow within our systems
  • Oversee data consistency and third-party interfaces
  • Physical database design and implementation in a LINUX/MySQL/PostgreSQL environment
  • Understand and design high-availability architecture
  • Guide application teams with migrating to the cloud using solutions of MySQL/PostgreSQL RDS database engines

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or computer information systems
  • Knowledge of SQL coding and LINUX shell scripting
  • Ability to perform code and design reviews
  • Knowledge related to server hardware, including networks and storage devices
  • Database design/architecture experience in a LINUX/MySQL or Windows/SQL server environment
  • Expertise in performance optimization, clustering and replication
  • Knowledge of SQL coding or LINUX shell scripting
  • Ability to quickly understand large data models
  • Knowledge of cloud infrastructure

What You'll Get

  • Excellent benefits package that includes a 401(k) match, medical/dental/vision, and much more
  • Opportunities to participate in professional and personal development programs, including personal empowerment coaching, leadership training and ongoing personal growth training
  • Other incentives, contests and rewards, including trips, event tickets, cash prizes, and more

 

Why We're Different

 

Corporate politics not your strong suit? The anti-corporate culture of Quicken Loans gives our team members the initiative to build solutions together and grow both personally and professionally. At Quicken Loans, we’re in the business of putting roofs over our clients’ heads, but we certainly aren’t putting ceilings on our team members’ careers. If you’re interested in working in a place with a philosophy that’s truly different, apply today.

 

Quicken Loans is an equal opportunity employer.

 

Disclaimer: Quicken Loans received the highest numerical score in the proprietary J.D. Power 2010-2016 Primary Mortgage Origination StudiesSM. 2016 study based on 3,267 total responses measuring 13 lenders and measures opinions of consumers who originated a new mortgage. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed in July-August 2016. Your experiences may vary. Visit jdpower.com

 

Quicken Loans is the #1 online lender and the 3rd largest retail mortgage lender in America – according to National Mortgage News.