|Job Ref:||2ccfefde||Employer:||Direct Solutions||Country:||United Kingdom||City:||London||Address:||Post Date:||19/10/2016 10:35|
About InvestCloud Are you excited by the opportunity to revolutionise an industry? InvestCloud is driving a design and technology revolution that is transforming the way the financial industry uses, processes, and interacts with data. Today, any investment manager can have access to a first-class integrated investment platform through the cloud, with InvestCloud. We are the first true cloud platform for the securities market. Since the company's founding in 2010, we have over 660 clients managing in excess of 1.5 trillion in assets, accessing information securely from any location using any device. Our offices are located in Los Angeles, Tampa, San Francisco, New York, Toronto and London. Position Overview InvestCloud is looking for a Database Administrator and Engineer to join our infrastructure team to help automate and manage the provisioning, configuration, deployment, and maintenance of our rapidly expanding global infrastructure. The role is attached to our London office, which houses members of the sales, development, professional services and training teams, as well as our European Innovation Centre. We're seeking a highly motivated individual with deep understanding of the data storage technologies currently in play. Success will be measured by improvements in the deployment and running of our application stack. Please come prepared to discuss your experience of running large, mixed database environments. Key Responsibilities · Owning the various data model schemas in use in InvestCloud · Development · Testing & Approval · Change Management · Deployment · Collaborate with the development team; provide guidance in modelling, design patterns, indexing and so on · Collaborate with the operations and support teams to troubleshoot runtime database issues · Collaborate with the infrastructure teams to deploy our databases in the most robust way possible · Work with the CTO and Chief Architect to deliver the data architecture needed for our leap to petabyte scale databases. Qualifications · BS in CS, EE, or CE; MS Preferred · At least 3 years of experience with multi-terabyte (or larger) databases · Hands-on approach · Self-sufficient, self-motivated and reliable · Excellent verbal and written communication skills · Real-world experience as DBA in a Linux environment · These database technologies, Oracle & Oracle RAC, 11.2g & 12c, Postgres 9.5, Cassandra, CouchDB, Caching technologies Work Conditions Working with team members around the world using video conferencing Occasional travel to InvestCloud's other offices and client sites Occasional travel for training or conferences Located in London, UK
InvestCloud is a high tech financial services company that is redefining the way that the securities industry uses and interacts with data. InvestCloud is both the first company in the industry to build a cloud-based data platform and the largest developer of wealth management websites and financial services applets. Our offices are located in Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, Tampa and most recently London.