Title:  PostgreSQL Database Engineer / Consultant (m/f/d)


DE Neu-Isenburg, DE, D63263 Hamburg, DE, D21079 Kirchheim bei Munchen, DE, 85551 Dusseldorf, DE, 40472 Berlin, DE, 10719 AT DE Vienna, AT, 1120 Stuttgart, DE, 70563

Requisition ID:  122843

About credativ - part of Spot by NetApp

Are you passionate about Linux and Open Source software? Are you looking to combine your personal interests with your profession? Then we have an interesting offer for you!


credativ have been one of the most successful German service companies in the Open Source environment since 1999. Our Open Source Support Center offers you professional support for numerous Open Source projects, which are of great or even strategic importance in the IT structures of many companies. Now we are operating under the umbrella of Spot by NetApp. This makes credativ one of the biggest players in the global open source market and is an amazing advancement in our ability to provide career growth and opportunities for all our employees.


We are looking for a permanent position to support our team of PostgreSQL experts with immediate effect.


PostgreSQL Database Engineer/Consultant (m/f/d)


You will become an important member of our Open Source Team, where many of the leading German Open Source specialists realize our customer projects. Your future colleagues have extremely broad knowledge, which makes our company so unique and which they would like to share with you.

Job Summary

The credativ-Postgres team is an association of PostgreSQL specialists, which successfully collaborates in remote work and hybrid work models. PostgreSQL is especially used by many of our customers as a business critical database. Here we actively support its operation and are looking for a highly motivated additional team member.

What tasks you can expect:

  • Long-term PostgreSQL projects like migrations
  • 3rd-level PostgreSQL support, optionally on-call
  • PostgreSQL-related projects
  • Database reliability engineering
  • Architecture review, performance analysis and health checks
  • Training and conference talks

Job Requirements

  • Extensive knowledge of PostgreSQL at administrative and at architectural/source code level
  • Coding experience in C/C++, Python or other languages
  • Implementation and operational experience with PostgreSQL high availability solutions (especially Patroni and Pacemaker)
  • Experience with other PostgreSQL ecosystem projects like pgbouncer, backup (pgBackRest, Barman) and monitoring solutions
  • Knowledge of configuration management systems (e. g. Ansible) and general Linux system engineering
  • Motivation and team spirit
  • The willingness to contribute your ideas and knowledge
  • Spoken and written communication in English; German language skills are a plus
  • The ability to seek and find customer oriented solutions
  • The willingness to travel occasionally


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