Senior Database Administrator
EMEA – Tech Shared Services /
At Digital Turbine, we make mobile advertising experiences more meaningful and rewarding for users, app publishers, and advertisers — intelligently connecting people in more ways, across more devices. We provide app publishers and advertisers with powerful ads and experiences that captivate consumers, fuel performance, and help telecoms and OEMs supercharge awareness, acquisition, and monetization. In a rapidly evolving industry, we are constantly innovating and creating better paths of discovery to connect consumers, publishers, and advertisers across the mobile ecosystem.
As a Senior Database Administrator at Digital Turbine, you will play a crucial role in maintaining and optimizing our database infrastructure. You will be responsible for ensuring the reliability, performance, and security of our database systems, with a primary focus on Postgres and MySQL databases hosted on Google Cloud Platform (GCP). You will work closely with our data engineering and DevOps teams to design, implement, and maintain database solutions that meet our business needs.
About the Role:
Manage and administer Postgres and MySQL databases on Google Cloud Platform.
Monitor database performance and optimize queries for efficiency.
Ensure data security and compliance with industry best practices.
Troubleshoot database issues and perform root cause analysis.
Collaborate with developers to design and implement database schemas.
Develop and maintain database backup and recovery plans.
Stay up-to-date with the latest database technologies and best practices.
Provide on-call support for critical database issues, as needed.
5+ years of relevant database administration experience.
Strong experience managing Postgres and MySQL databases.
Hands-on experience with Google Cloud services, particularly Google Cloud SQL or AWS RDS services.
Strong problem-solving and troubleshooting skills.
Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Familiarity with database performance tuning and optimization.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field (or equivalent experience).
Experience with database automation and orchestration tools (e.g., Ansible, Terraform).
Experience with NoSQL databases (e.g., MongoDB, Cassandra).
Experience with migration based tools such as Flyway
Knowledge and experience with containerization technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes).
Experience with Databricks
About Digital Turbine:
Digital Turbine (NASDAQ: APPS) powers superior mobile consumer experiences and results for the world’s leading telcos, advertisers and publishers. Our end-to-end platform uniquely simplifies the ability to supercharge awareness, acquisition and monetization — connecting our partners to more consumers, in more ways, across more devices.
The company is headquartered in Austin, Texas, with global offices in New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, London, Berlin, Singapore, Tel Aviv, and other cities serving top agency, app developer, and advertising markets. Listed on Deloitte Technology Fast 500 for six consecutive years since 2015 and winner of Austin Chamber of Commerce’s Company Culture in 2020.
Digital Turbine is an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse and inclusive team. We welcome people of different backgrounds, experiences, abilities, and perspectives. We embed diversity in our mindset, products, and teams to empower an inclusive, equitable, and culturally fluent environment. Building this culture within our teams makes us better collaborators and partners, driving better outcomes.
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