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Interactive Brokers
in Greenwich, CT, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 15 Oct 20
Interactive Brokers
in Greenwich, CT, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 15 Oct 20
Database Administrator
Interactive Brokers has been at the forefront of the Fintech space for over 42 years and we pride ourselves on being primarily a technology company. We continue to challenge the status quo and push boundaries to offer the best trading platform with the most sophisticated features all for the lowest cost to our customers.
We are looking for a Database Administrator with good knowledge and ability to communicate effectively understanding complex problems and explain their solution. The position is well-suited for an organized individual who can meet deadlines, follow written procedures, and collaborate for improvements
You will be part of:
The Database Administration team. You will work on projects relating to our database infrastructure as well as managing day-to-day operations. Projects include upgrades, performance tuning, space management, cluster node addition/removal, disaster recovery, networking, and security. You will have close interaction with software development teams. The best results come when all members of our team understand the business problems we are working to solve.
You will be responsible to:
  • Work with various internal stakeholders to address their database needs
  • Work with developers on implementing solutions in production and development environments
  • Research new technology features and evaluate relevance to our environment
  • Provide operational support for Production/QA/Development environments
  • Work on projects as assigned and drive them to completion according to current standards and procedures of the group
  • Provide after-hours support on a rotating schedule with occasional work on the weekend
  • Understand impact certain systems have on our business
  • Document steps taken and methods utilized in any project
  • Automate routine and complex database administration tasks
You are someone who will have:
  • BS in Computer Science or Mathematics or in any related quantitative field
  • An ability to diagnose problems through existing processes and procedures as well as being able to recognize when a condition does not fit the documented scenario.
  • 3+ years' experience administering Oracle 12c in a production Linux environment.
  • Inquisitive nature trying to understand the root of the problem
  • Composure in high-stress situations with an ability to communicate with clarity
  • An ability to work independently to provide solutions.
Good to Haves:
  • Experience automating day-to-day Database Administration tasks in perl/ksh.
  • Experience with Oracle 18c+, RAC, ASM, Disaster Recovery, Connection Manager, Oracle eBusiness Suite, Perl, ksh.
  • Experience with MySQL
Benefits to work with us:
  • Competitive salary, annual performance-based bonus, and stock grant
  • Retirement plan (401K) with company match
  • Excellent health and welfare benefits including medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Wellness screenings and assessments, health coaches and counseling services through Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Paid time off along and generous parental leave policy
  • Daily company paid lunch and a fully stocked kitchen with healthy options for breakfast and snack
  • Corporate events including team outings, dinners, volunteer activities and company sports teams
  • Education reimbursement and learning opportunities with Udemy
  • Modern offices with sit/stand desks and multi-monitor setups

Company Overview
Interactive Brokers a subsidiary of publicly-traded Interactive Brokers Group, Inc., based in Greenwich, Connecticut (NASDAQ: IBKR) is a low-cost provider of trade execution and clearing services for active traders, institutional investors, financial advisors and introducing brokers. IBKR's premier technology provides electronic access to stocks, options, futures, forex, bonds, and funds worldwide from a single IBKR Integrated Investment account. IBKR is one of the largest online brokers by trade volume and is consistently ranked at the top of its field.
Our employees are part of a dynamic, multinational, fast-paced, results-oriented team working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.
Our headquarters are in Greenwich, CT, USA. IBKR has offices in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Hungary, Estonia, Russia, India, Hong Kong, China, Japan and Australia.
IBKR is a member of NYSE, FINRA, and SIPC. Interactive Brokers Group brokerage affiliates are regulated by securities and commodities agencies around the world.
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