PostgreSQL Infrastructure Engineer – Community Edition

Baltimore, MD

PostgreSQL Infrastructure Engineer – Community Edition

Category: Infrastructure/Cloud

Main location: United States, Maryland, Baltimore

Position ID: J1023-1570

Employment Type: Full Time

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Position Description:

CGI Federal is searching for a PostgreSQL Infrastructure Engineer with Expert level experience with Open Source (Community Edition) PostgreSQL. Demonstrated experience with automated methods and best practices for installation and configuration of PostgreSQL Community Edition

Per customer requirements, candidates must be local (within 2hr drive radius) of Woodlawn, MD

Your future duties and responsibilities:

The PostgreSQL Infrastructure Engineer has in depth experience using Open Source (Community Edition) PostgreSQL. The ideal candidate will support our customer by providing design, build, configuration, test, update, document, operational support, and upgrades for PostgreSQL Open Source (Community Edition) infrastructure. The candidate will demonstrate knowledge in PostgreSQL Community Edition administration and best practices. The candidate will demonstrate knowledge of cloud solutions and services in a cloud environment. The candidate must be self-motivated, be able to collaborate in a team environment, and show initiative to support and promote solutions that enhance the modern development environment.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

• Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Mathematics, Engineering, or a related field in addition to +2 – 4 years of hands-on experience

• 5-7+ years of experience with Open Source (Community Edition) PostgreSQL

• 5+ years of experience in Relational Database Administration/Management

• Strong knowledge of RedHat Linux

• Expert level experience with Open Source (Community Edition) PostgreSQL

• Solid troubleshooting skills

• Demonstrated experience with automated methods and best practices for installation and configuration of PostgreSQL Community Edition

• Strong knowledge of the PostgreSQL architecture

• Documentation skills for creating and updating processes and procedures.

• Strong experience with monitoring tools and tuning procedures for PostgreSQL Community Edition

• Extensive experience with backup, recovery, and high availability for PostgreSQL Community Edition

• Expert level experience with shell scripting

• Excellent communication skills.

Desired Skills:

• PostgreSQL Open-Source Database Administrator experience

• Demonstrated DEVOPS experience a plus.

• 2 years of experience using Python

• Proven experience using Ansible.

• Experience with AWS Cloud

• Linux System Administrator experience

• Experience with Jira, Confluence, GIT/Bit Bucket or other source control tools

CGI is required by law in some jurisdictions to include a reasonable estimate of the compensation range for this role. The determination of this range includes various factors not limited to: skill set level; experience and training; and licensure and certifications. CGI typically does not hire individuals at or near the top of the range for their role. Compensation decisions are dependent on the facts and circumstances of each case. A reasonable estimate of the current range is $84,000 - $161,600

As a Federal Contractor, all members of CGI Federal, regardless of role or work location are required to be fully vaccinated, with the exception of those with approved medical or religious accommodations.






  • ETL

  • Postgre SQL

  • SQL

  • System Administration

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