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Database Performance Engineer

Evolvice Riyadh, Saudi Arabia Posted: 10 Jun 2024


  • Salary unspecified
  • Zero income tax location


  • Hybrid
  • Apply from abroad
  • Visa Provided


  • Experience: Senior
  • English: Professional


About the job

Evolvice is a German nearshore service provider with branches in Egypt, Ukraine, Portugal and KSA. Founded in 2012, Evolvice has a strong technical background and business domain knowledge, combining software engineering and Agile methodology, leading its’ clients' path to digital transformation. Headquartered in the heart of the automobile industry, Stuttgart (Germany), our expertise stretches from automotive, healthcare, travel, financial, governmental, and insurance to manufacturing industries. Our team is over 50 people including web (C#/.NET, Java, JS) & mobile (iOS/Android/Ionic) developers together with business analysts, project managers, QA, and support staff. Our corporate culture is characterized by agile processes, autonomous teams without hierarchies, as well as openness and transparency – both internally and with our clients. Currently, we are searching for a Senior Database Performance Engineer to join the big team of professionals. We are looking for an active, responsive, and devoted person.

Key Responsibilities

  • Design, implement, and maintain database systems to ensure high performance, availability, and security.
  • Analyze and tune database performance across multiple environments including AWS, GCP, and Azure.
  • Monitor and resolve performance bottlenecks in database systems, ensuring efficient data retrieval and storage.
  • Develop and maintain scripts and tools for database performance monitoring and tuning.
  • Collaborate with development teams to design and implement database schemas, queries, and indexes optimized for performance.
  • Conduct regular database performance reviews and provide recommendations for improvements.
  • Troubleshoot complex database issues and provide solutions to improve database efficiency.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest database technologies and best practices.

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Proven 6 years of experience in database server specification, performance tuning, and analysis.
  • Hands-on experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, GCP, and Azure.
  • Proficiency in multiple database technologies including MySQL, Cassandra, PostgreSQL, and/or MongoDB.
  • Strong understanding of database design principles, indexing, and query optimization.
  • Experience with database monitoring tools and techniques.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and communicate effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • At least Upper-Intermediate English (all internal communication is in English).

We Offer

  • Financial stability.
  • Interesting and challenging projects within professional self-managed teams.
  • Friendly team and a comfortable working environment.
  • Flexible schedule (8-10AM start) with a possibility to work assigned hours and/or adjust work schedule as requested by manager.
  • 21 working day paid annual vacation.
  • Health insurance.
  • Social insurance -the highest level.
  • Paid sick leave.
  • Performance review after half of the year.

Why You Should Work With Us We work as a self-driven team without complex management structures. Our teams make independent decisions without recommendations from the client. We nurture an open, transparent environment where we all enjoy our work.

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About Evolvice

Evolvice is a German service provider with software development hubs in Egypt, Ukraine, and Portugal. We provide outsourcing and outstaffing services, custom software development, application support, and QA services. The company services the information technology requirements of companies ranging from Fortune 500/DAX 30 to SMEs and startups, counting well-known companies such as Robert Bosch GmbH, Porsche AG, the WTS tax consulting AG, etc. We have a solid technical background and business domain knowledge, combining software engineering and agile methodology, leading our clients' path to digital transformation. We have branches in Cairo (Egypt), Kyiv, Uzhhorod (Ukraine), and Lisbon (Portugal). We provide IT professionals or establish dedicated teams to support our client's in-house teams.