Database Administrator / Engineer

Melbourne, FL, USA

Hybrid, Full-time

Kterio is currently seeking a skilled and experienced Database Administrator / Engineer to join our growing development team in Florida, USA. The ideal candidate would be available to come into the office one to two times per week.


  • Design, implement, and maintain high-performance database systems that support the company’s applications and services.
  • Monitor and optimize database performance, ensuring efficient and reliable operations.
  • Collaborate with software developers to design and implement database schemas, ensuring data integrity and optimal performance.
  • Perform regular database backups and implement disaster recovery procedures.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve database-related issues, including performance bottlenecks, connectivity problems, and data inconsistencies.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest database technologies and trends, and evaluate their applicability to the organization’s needs.
  • Develop and enforce security policies to protect sensitive data and ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define database requirements and contribute to system architecture design.
  • Assist in capacity planning and scalability assessments for future growth.

Qualification & Key Attributes

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Database Administrator or Engineer, with a focus on database design, implementation, and maintenance.
  • Experience with Azure hosted database solutions
  • Strong proficiency in SQL and experience with relational database management systems (RDBMS), especially PostgreSQL.
  • Familiarity with NoSQL databases, such as MongoDB or Cassandra, is a plus.
  • Experience with database performance tuning and optimization techniques.
  • Solid understanding of database security best practices and regulatory compliance.
  • Excellent problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills.


Equal opportunity employment 

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. When we collect your personal information as part of a job application or offer of employment, we do so in accordance with industry standards and best practices and in compliance with applicable privacy laws.