Database Developer

Job ID 2021-3012

Technology New York, New York United States


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All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


  • Design, develop and support multiple data projects in traditional relational databases such as Oracle, MSSQL and PostgreSQL as well as non-traditional database such as HIVE, Vertica and Snowflake.
  • Analyze business requirements, design and implement required data model and ETL/ELT processes on your own
  • Participate in data architecture and engineering decision making/planning
  • Create an enterprise level data inventory regardless of source, format, structure
  • Connect, integrate, join different datasets and databases
  • Translate complex technical subjects into terms that can be understood by both technical and non-technical audiences

Qualifications: (must have)

  • 3+ years of experience with database development on Oracle, MSSQL or PostgreSQL
  • 1+ years of experience with big data databases such as Vertica, Snowflake or Hive
  • Must have experience with Pentaho PDI
    • Strong communication and documentation skill is absolutely required for this role as you will be working directly with both technical and non-technical teams
    • Self-motivated, willingness to learn new technologies and business and willing to take initiative beyond basic responsibilities
    Desired: (nice to have)
    • Experience on the Hadoop ecosystem
    • Programming skills in either Python or Java  
    • Web analytics or Business Intelligence a plus
    • Understanding of Ad stack and data (Ad Servers, DSM, Programmatic, DMP, etc)