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PostgreSQL expert (m/f/x)

Company Description

Dynatrace exists to make the world’s software work perfectly. Our unified software intelligence platform combines broad and deep observability and continuous runtime application security with the most advanced AIOps to provide answers and intelligent automation from data at an enormous scale. This enables innovators to modernize and automate cloud operations, deliver software faster and more securely, and ensure flawless digital experiences. That is why the world’s largest organizations trust Dynatrace® to accelerate digital transformation.

Job Description

PostgreSQL | DBA | DB as a Service | AWS Aurora | Azure | GCP 

You will work in a multifunctional team, acting as an internal service provider for development teams and operating PostgreSQL at scale on various Hyperscalers. Developers need to rely on a seamless PostgreSQL database backend, just by annotating the service and ideally everything else is taken care of. 

In case of service degradation, (hot-)fixing a database, running under high load, and later analyzing the root-causes during Post-Mortems in order to prevent further occurrences and increase resilience. 

Your role 

  • Providing Databases as a Service for application teams 

  • Support the development teams with performance optimizations and query optimization 

  • Automating orchestration of database backends, utilizing service offerings where possible 

  • Acting as Special Matter Expert for internal customers/consumers 


  • Technical study related to Software Engineering or similar 

  • A minimum of 5+ years of hands-on experience with administering PostgreSQL deployments 

  • A minimum of 2+ years of public cloud exposure 

  • Automation and building resilient (self-healing) deployments is part of your daily routine 

  • Terraform knowhow is a big plus 

Additional Information

What's in it for you?   

  • A one-product software company creating real value for the largest enterprises and millions of end customers globally, striving for a world where software works perfectly.   

  • Working with the latest technologies and at the forefront of innovation in tech on scale; but also, in other areas like marketing, design, or research.   

  • Working models that offer you the flexibility you need, ranging from full remote options to hybrid ones combining home and in-office work.   

  • A team that thinks outside the box, welcomes unconventional ideas, and pushes boundaries.    

  • An environment that fosters innovation, enables creative collaboration, and allows you to grow.   

  • A globally unique and tailor-made career development program recognizing your potential, promoting your strengths, and supporting you in achieving your career goals.    

  • A truly international mindset that is being shaped by the diverse personalities, expertise, and backgrounds of our global team.   

  • A relocation team that is eager to help you start your journey to a new country, always there to support and by your side.   

  • Attractive compensation packages and stock purchase options with numerous benefits and advantages.  

Due to legal reasons, we are obliged to disclose the minimum salary for this position, which is € 73,600 gross per year based on full-time employment (38,5 hours/week). We offer a higher salary in line with qualifications and experience.   

Dynatracers come from different countries and cultures all over the world, speaking various languages. English is the one that connects us (55+ nationalities). If you are not living in the country you are applying for and could not find a suitable remote option, we offer you a relocation allowance and support with your visa, work permit, accommodation, language courses, as well as a dedicated buddy program.  

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