Senior DBA Consultant

Job Summary

We’re Progress –we offer the best products to develop, deploy, and manage high-impact business applications. We are bold, forward-thinking innovators who build solutions that work and care about our customers. We invent and reinvent every day, work together as one, value and respect each other, and cheer our wins.

In this role, you will be helping our customers succeed in their business by providing remote database administration tasks for their production OpenEdge deployments. You will be the expert for our MDBA accounts and their business continuity and high availability policies. That’s a great opportunity to work with the largest and most senior team in the OpenEdge database ecosystem, supporting the largest managed database service in the industry.

Your area of responsibility:
  • Support multiple customer deployments as their Primary Database Administrator
  • Support the team with a periodic on-call duty, currently 12 weeks per year
  • Troubleshoot and resolve technical OpenEdge database issues as they come in
  • Provide monthly reports for your customers
  • Deliver backend related project work for Progress customer base, such as:
  • Perform Database Health Checks
  • Implement OpenEdge Database Features like OE Replication, TDE, Auditing, etc
  • Perform Platform migrations and/or upgrades for deployed OpenEdge environments
  • Perform maintenance items like Dump and Load, implementing After Imaging, etc
Your Profile:
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience with OpenEdge databases
  • Experience with both UNIX/Linux and Windows platforms
  • Shell Scripting on UNIX/Linux
  • Windows Batch scripting and CLI
  • A passion to help customers resolve technical issues
  • Familiar with various problem analysis and troubleshooting methodologies
  • Excellent communication skills, both orally and written
  • Fluent in English and at least one other additional language, both written and spoken
Optional experience:
  • JDK/JRE frameworks and Tomcat implementations
  • Progress SQL92 and middleware solutions, e.g. DataServers for MSSQL or Oracle
  • Experience with n-tier environments involving both Progress Classic AppServer and PASOE

If this sounds like the right fit for your experience and career interests, we would be happy to talk to you!

What we offer in return is

  • 24 days’ vacation (increased after years of service) + an extra day off for your birthday
  • Premium Collective Health Insurance Plan with a monthly employer contribution
  • Premium Collective Pension Scheme fully funded by Progress
  • Company-paid commuting/mileage reimbursement
  • Fitness Program, allowing you to choose a gym and enjoy the discount and tax-advantage
  • Fresh fruit daily and selection of good coffee & tea
  • Canteen onsite 

We Make Progress

Progress is an inclusive workplace where opportunities to succeed are available to everyone. As a multicultural company serving a global community, we encourage a wide range of points of view and celebrate our diverse backgrounds. Our unique combination of perspectives inspires innovation, connects us to our customers and positively affects our communities. It is only by working together and learning from each other that we make Progress. Join us!

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