Database Administrator (MongoDB & Apache Cassandra)

June 29, 2024

Job Description

Zipdev seeks a Database Administrator (DBA) on behalf of our client, a leading Compliance Software company committed to becoming the most trusted software provider in the Petroleum Industry.


  • Oversee and manage MongoDB and Apache Cassandra databases to ensure they deliver high availability, performance, and security.
  • Design, deploy, and maintain database architectures that support the organization’s applications and services.
  • Collaborate with diverse teams to comprehend data requirements and optimize database performance.
  • Monitor and resolve database issues promptly to minimize downtime.
  • Establish and manage database backup and recovery procedures.
  • Improve database efficiency through query performance tuning and index optimization.
  • Partner with developers to devise efficient and scalable database designs.
  • Enforce stringent security measures to safeguard database access and data integrity.
  • Stay abreast of emerging trends and best practices in MongoDB and Apache Cassandra databases.


  • 3 to 5 years of proven experience as a Database Administrator, specializing in MongoDB and Apache Cassandra.
  • Profound understanding of database architecture, design, and optimization.
  • Expertise in database performance tuning and troubleshooting.
  • Strong grasp of data security and privacy protocols.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages (e.g., Python, Shell) for automation.
  • Familiarity with cloud platforms (e.g., AWS, Azure) and containerization (e.g., Docker).
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certification in MongoDB or Apache Cassandra.
  • Experience with database migrations and upgrades.
  • Knowledge of other NoSQL database technologies beyond MongoDB and Apache Cassandra.


  • Fully remote position, Monday to Friday, 40 hours per week (no weekends).
  • 10 business days of vacation annually.
  • 5 National Holidays and 5 Company Holidays (e.g., Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, Zipdev Day).
  • Parental Leave, Health Care Reimbursement, Active Lifestyle Reimbursement.
  • Quarterly Home Office Reimbursement, Payroll Deduction Purchase Plans.
  • Longevity Bonus, Continuous Learning Bonus.
  • Access to Training and Professional Development Platforms.

About the company: Zipdev enables professionals in Latin America to work remotely with U.S.-based clients. We specialize in recruiting top talent across various roles including Developers, Designers, QA Testers, and Project Managers. If you excel in remote work environments, value effective communication within distributed teams, and meet the qualifications above, we encourage you to apply immediately.