Britannica Knowledge Systems is the leading provider of training management systems for the defense and aviation industries. Our systems help NASA, various armed forces, Boeing, and leading airlines, ensure that their astronauts, fighter pilots, and army units stay operational, develop essential new knowledge within tight timelines and budgetary constraints.
We have the stability of a large company and the spirit of a growth startup. We are changing the way that organizations handle their training operation. We are currently preparing for the largest, most diverse project of our company. It’s not every day that you get to provide a solution for the largest and most sophisticated organization in the worldOur customers implement the Fox training management system, and utilize many different systems, each with different technology and distinct sets of data entities, which are required to integrate as part of the implementation of Fox system.
A vibrant culture is a key to our company's success and our employees' happiness. At BKS, we do what it takes. We are driven to become experts. We are real. We have grit. Our core values drive our culture, and in turn, we achieve our vision.
We are committed to an inclusive and diverse BKS. We believe that different perspectives lead to better ideas, and better ideas allow us to better understand the needs and interests of our diverse community. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives. We are an equal opportunity employer.
We are expanding our R&D team and looking for an experienced and talented Sr DBA who will be responsible for providing applicative database services to one of our R&D groups that serves many of our large customers. You will do DB design and code review, optimize queries (development & production environments), and write maintenance scripts, and you will offer customer support (including on-site).
At least 8 years of experience with SQL Server 2008 and above
Deep understanding of SQL server optimization (indexes, statistics, tempdb)
Ability to write complex stored procedures, functions, and views
Good understanding of query optimization and performance tuning
Experience in maintenance (backup and restore, creating SQL jobs)
Experience with native monitoring utilities and techniques (DMVs, Profiler, Extended Events, Perfmon)
Experience in designing and implementing product requirements on the database level
Familiarity with SSRS, SSIS
Knowledge of HA, DR Solutions
Familiarity with monitoring tools (AppDynamics, Dynatrace, Datadog)
Familiarity with PostgreSQL & Elasticsearch
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