Database Administrator (DBA)



Moscow, Russia · Oregon, USA
Posted on Thursday, June 20, 2024
We are looking for an experienced DBA with a deep understanding of PostgreSQL and proven skills in managing high-load systems. The ideal candidate will be proficient in database performance analysis, automation, and incident resolution.


  • Administering PostgreSQL databases
  • Administering non-relational databases (Elasticsearch, Clickhouse, etc.)
  • Analyzing performance bottlenecks and proposing solutions
  • Automating database maintenance and monitoring
  • Conducting load testing
  • Resolving DBA-related incidents
  • Configuring pgbouncer


  • Deep understanding of PostgreSQL internals
  • Knowledge of all index types (b-tree, sp-gist, gist, gin, rum)
  • Experience in database maintenance (indexes, statistics, writing maintenance scripts)
  • Experience with Airflow and Apache Spark
  • Ability to identify and solve performance issues
  • Proficiency in modifying Postgresql.conf settings
  • Familiarity with PostgreSQL Database Roles (user management)
  • Strong SQL skills, and experience with stored procedures, functions, and views
  • Experience in creating data warehouses (DWH)
  • Knowledge of backup principles (types of backups, automation of backups, and restores)
  • Knowledge of high availability principles (clusters, database replication settings)
  • Required skills: PostgreSQL


What You Will Get In Return

Make a genuine impact on the product

Join our upward trajectory, and grow with us. We provide the resources and opportunities for continuous personal and professional development, empowering you to make a genuine impact on our evolving product.

Work in the EU

Embark on this exciting journey with us, working from our elegant offices in Paphos (Cyprus) and Amsterdam (the Netherlands), with upcoming hubs in Poland and Spain. Enjoy the flexibility of traveling and working in a remote/hybrid model across Europe.

Become a stock options holder

Unlock your inner entrepreneur and align your aspirations with ours through our Stock Options Program. This exciting opportunity is available to every team member, from junior team members to our founders.

Receive unwavering support and care

Finom stands by you at every step, embodying our commitment to your well-being and success reflected in our modern, friendly, and eco-conscious corporate culture. We offer constant support and care to ensure your Finom experience is successful and fulfilling.

Work & Swim program

Immerse yourself in our exclusive Work & Swim Program. Spend one month in a comfortable corporate apartment in enchanting Cyprus. It's the ideal opportunity to strike the perfect work-life balance while enjoying breathtaking Mediterranean views.

Next Steps

Your application will be reviewed and if successful, a member of the Talent Acquisition Team will be in touch within the next few days.

Standard interview process:

  • Application Review - 3 - 5 days
  • Recruiter Interview - 30 min -45 min
  • Hiring Manager Interview - 45 min - 1 hour
  • Test Task - up to 1 hour
  • Offer

Please note the order and duration of each step can vary depending on the type of position and seniority level.

Equal Opportunity Statement

At Finom, we're an equal-opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We embrace diversity and invite applications from all walks of life. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability status, or other applicable legally protected characteristics.