Sr. Database Engineer

Professional Services |

SeniorDatabase Engineer


Have you built Highly Available Databases for customer facing critical applications?   Do you find every way possible to script/automate all repeatable work that you do?   Do you enjoy digging into SQL performance and recommending improvement to development partners?

Edifecs is seeking aSenior DatabaseEngineer who wants to help with the evolution to a SaaS service model while maintainingavailability and performance to our customers.  You will work with Engineering to optimize performance and cost efficiency, and lend your expertise to Professional services and Customer teams installs.

What you will do:

Consult / Design

  • Automate installation, fail-over, and management of Database clusters
  • Recommend and implement changes to optimize performance and the cost of data base services
  • Consult with Customers, Professional Services teams, and Engineering teams to install, configure and run database components of our services

Build / Run

  • Leverage Infrastructure as Code to build and manage core cloud infrastructure components
  • Review the code of peers and partners to ensure secure and supportable solutions
  • Innovate solutions to apply public cloud practices to our on-prem services like Platform as a Service type database building blocks.
  • Develop and Improve on monitoring capabilities of data platforms


  • Leverage your experience to help mentor teammates that have less experience

Security Operations

  • Support and recommend practices to secures business applications and computing environments across public, private or hybrid cloud infrastructures.
  • Implement cloud security standards, threat modeling methodologies, secure code practices, and processes in tandem with security and software engineers


What you will bring:

  • Expert level knowledge of MS SQL. Windows Server, and Cluster solutions
  • 5-8 Years’ experience working with Highly Available Database Clusters
  • 3-5 Years’ experience working with AWS or Azure/GCP with AWS Solutions Architect Certification
  • Fluency in one or more of the following (PowerShell, Python, Java, Rust, or Go)
  • Postgres and Oracle experience preferred but not required
  • In-depth, hands-on experience with Linux, Windows, networking, server, and cloud architectures.
  • Recent experience working with CI/CD tooling
  • Proficient in the use of CloudFormation / Terraform to deploy and manager cloud solutions
  • Cloud security and best practices knowledge
  • Experience with Agile and DevOps methodologies
  • Experience working in the healthcare industry preferred, but not required
  • Ability to evaluate risk, business impact, cost and difficulty to remediate
  • Must be self-directed, organized and have excellent time management skills
  • Must be able to provide formal reports and presentations as required.
  • Effective communicator, relationship builder, and advocate for sound system security, engineering, and operations practices

About Edifecs

Edifecs is a leading healthcare technology company with the mission to improve healthcare outcomes, reduce costs and accelerate innovation. We empower healthcare organizations to scale the partnerships required by payment, care delivery and access reform initiatives that are redefining the healthcare industry. We are disruptors, scientists, data nerds, doctors and artists. We believe information technology can revolutionize healthcare. Edifecs has grown from a small start-up to the market leader in our space, and today boasts over 375 healthcare clients that include 25 Blue Plans, over 50 Commercial Plans, 100’s of Healthcare Providers, State and Federal agencies, along with partnership arrangements with most leading middleware stack vendors. Edifecs is regularly recognized as a leader in the Healthcare IT. We have received recognition and awards and continue to be recognized for our overall performance as a company, our dynamic workplace culture and our commitment to innovation.

We are an equal opportunity employer and
all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, age, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, or other legally protected status.

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