Database Administrator (MySQL) at Billtrust

| Greater Denver Area
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What you'll do

Billtrust is seeking a passionate Database Administrator to join our dynamic DBA team that manages a 250+ terabyte database environment hosted on our private and public cloud platforms (AWS + Azure). You will play a key role in managing and improving the availability, reliability and scalability of our enterprise database systems that include a mix of SQL (MySQL/SQL Server/Snowflake) and NoSQL (MongoDB/Dynamo/Elastic) technologies. Open to fully remote / work from home within the United States.

 

  • Be the database go-to person for our multi-terabyte MySQL production and non-production environments
  • Setup and configure MySQL instances, databases and replication for optimum performance (on-premise and AWS RDS)
  • Propose and implement improvements to our high availability, disaster recovery and backup/recovery solutions
  • Leverage tools such as Terraform, Jenkins, Rundeck & Bash scripting to automate database provisioning and deployments 
  • Review database DDL / DML changes and support product related release deployments across environments
  • Enhance monitoring solutions to pro-actively capture, analyze and resolve database related issues
  • Collaborate with development teams on index design, SQL query tuning and evangelizing best practices
  • Partner with Systems / DevOps teams on database infrastructure setups and upgrades
  • Participate in 24x7 on-call rotation and provide off-hours production support

 

What you'll bring to the team

  • 5+ years of experience in the hands-on production support, monitoring, troubleshooting and performance tuning of large scale MySQL databases in mission critical environments
  • Strong knowledge of relational databases, indexing strategies and SQL query tuning techniques
  • Strong understanding of database high availability (HA), disaster recovery (DR) and data replication strategies
  • Strong believer in automation with experience automating database related operational tasks via custom scripting / tools
  • Proven ability to plan, perform and verify database changes in production and non-production environments
  • Knack for pro-actively identifying, resolving and following up on database related issues
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbally with peers / employees from other departments in the organization
  • Experience with MongoDB, SQL Server, Snowflake, Dynamo and/or Elastic nice-to-have
  • Experience with Agile Scrum / Kanban nice-to-have
  • Experience in a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS), online payments, software or product-centric business a plus
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or similar (or equivalent experience) 

What you'll get

  • Competitive salary, stock options and 401(k) with company match: We appreciate our employees and we make sure they know it.
  • Benefits: We offer full-time employees multiple healthcare packages, including free and low cost options.
  • Open PTO: Work-life balance is important. We believe in giving our employees time to truly relax and recharge.
  • A Lively Culture: Ping-pong, bean bag toss, hackathons- we enjoy friendly competition.
  • Casual Dress: Every day is “Casual Friday’, we want you to be comfortable when you come to work.
  • Minimal Bureaucracy: An entrepreneurial environment of ownership and accountability allows you to get work done.

Who we are

Billtrust is the best-in-class provider of Payment Cycle Management and accounts receivable solutions, helping businesses accelerate Invoice-to-Cash. We provide a flexible, automated, cloud-based product portfolio that meets diverse buyer requirements and speeds cash application through tailored invoice delivery, secure multi-channel payment enablement, and intelligent matching and payment posting. Our platforms process $30B+ annually and help companies like Kraft Foods, New Balance Athletics and Ferguson Enterprises get paid faster and more efficiently. For the past 18 years, we have achieved remarkable success with year-over-year growth and we attribute that growth to our people and culture - We encourage employees to have autonomy, think creatively, share ideas – even with our CEO – and to challenge the status quo every day without a lot of red tape.

 

Billtrust: Work Hard. Have Fun. Make History.

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Location

Our Denver office is located just east of downtown, several miles from Denver Intl Airport. Our Boulder office is on Arapahoe Ave by Boulder Creek.

An Insider's view of Billtrust

How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

Our work-life balance is among the best. Our values, including "Family First" and "Unique Individuals," are demonstrated everywhere possible which surface in many tangible ways including Open PTO & the availability of flexible work schedules. We are able to enjoy a healthy balance where life events are rarely missed due to work-related obligations.

Travis

Senior Manager, Software Development

How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

Our software development teams have dedicated meeting rooms with video conference capabilities to facilitate communication across distributed teams. We also use software collaboration tools such as Slack and GitLab. Teams are invited to attend each other's sprint demos so we share information and see the results of our teamwork!

Gary

Vice President, Software Development

How has your career grown since starting at the company?

I feel far more knowledgeable and prepared for the next steps in my career thanks to opportunities I have had here. Not just with the support to study and obtain new certifications but also the chances to work with other departments on special projects that I wouldn't have been able to work on elsewhere.

Dominic

Associate Systems Engineer

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

Through an open door policy and a true belief that “there are no sacred cows,” we have a willingness to evaluate everything that is within our domain of expertise. We are able to influence products and processes that improve Billtrust as whole.

Christy

Vice President, Professional Services

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The Denver office is laid-back, friendly, and offers a variety of events that you can participate in depending on your interests that allow you to get to know your co-workers - Bowling nights, ping pong matches, volunteering at food kitchens, team hikes, a kickball team, BBQs and popcorn Thursday's to name a few.

Amy

Relationship Manager

What are Billtrust Perks + Benefits

Billtrust Benefits Overview

Competitive salary, stock options and 401(k) with company match: We appreciate our employees and we make sure they know it.

Benefits: We offer each individual employee a healthcare package that is 100% paid for by Billtrust.

Open PTO: Work-life balance is important. We believe in giving our employees time to truly relax and recharge.

Paid Parental Leave: To keep our employees and their families healthy.

A Lively Culture: Ping-pong, bean bag toss, hackathons - We enjoy friendly competition.

Casual Dress: Every day is “Casual Friday’, we want you to be comfortable when you come to work.

Minimal Bureaucracy: An entrepreneurial environment of ownership and accountability allows you to get work done.

Culture
Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Intracompany committees
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K)
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
Our policy is simply "Do Your Job." While not all work is a fit for WFH, for many of our employees, where you do your job is based on the agreement you have with your manager.
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Sabbatical
Employees eligible after seven years of continuous service, then every five years thereafter. Employees receive up to four weeks paid sabbatical plus a $2,500 stipend to do something awesome.
Paid Holidays
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Game Room
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted on occasion .
Parking
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Online course subscriptions available
Paid industry certifications
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