Middle Database Administrator

Guadalajara, Mexico

Ranked as #12 on Forbes’ List of 25 Fastest Growing Public Tech Companies for 2017, EPAM is committed to providing our global team of over 24,000 people with inspiring careers from day one. EPAMers lead with passion and honesty, and think creatively. Our people are the source of our success and we value collaboration, try to always understand our customers’ business, and strive for the highest standards of excellence. No matter where you are located, you’ll join a dedicated, diverse community that will help you discover your fullest potential.


You are curious, persistent, logical and clever – a true techie at heart. You enjoy living by the code of your craft and developing elegant solutions for complex problems. If this sounds like you, this could be the perfect opportunity to join EPAM as a Middle Database Administrator. Scroll down to learn more about the position’s responsibilities and requirements.

We are seeking an experienced Database Administrator to enhance our team and fulfill the role in one of our high profile projects. The candidates would be responsible for database configuration, migration, performance tunning and troubleshooting. We expect our employees to possess strong technical and team-working skills and self-motivated approach.


  • Work on existing complex application databases while planning and implementing the right technologies to support growth objectives;
  • Design and perform server and security audits, system backup procedures, and other recovery processes in accordance with the company’s disaster recovery and business continuity strategies;
  • Work with complex application databases in order to sort through critical issues as they arise;
  • Create and maintain documentation as it relates to system configuration, mapping, processes, and service records;
  • Recommend and execute modifications to server environment in order to improve efficiency, reliability, and performance;
  • Manage multiple day-to-day priorities while driving more reliable and sustainable approaches for the future.


  • 3+ years’ experience working as a Database Administrator;
  • Linux Administration experience;
  • Database Administration proficiency (installation, migration, upgrades, performance tuning):
    • Oracle DB.
  • Handling high severity issues and troubleshooting experience;
  • Experience working on production environments, ticketing support & client facing;
  • Flexible to work based on business needs in different shifts.

Nice to have

  • Any database manager:
    • PostgreSQL;
    • MySQL;
    • MongoDB.
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum projects;
  • Experience managing BI projects.

We offer

  • Career plan and real growth opportunities in the company;
  • Hired directly by EPAM;
  • 100% under payroll;
  • Law benefits (IMSS, INFONAVIT, 15 days December, bonus, 25% vacation bonus, Mexican holidays plus December the 24th and 31st);
  • Major medical expenses insurance;
  • Dental insurance;
  • Life insurance;
  • 13 % employee savings fund;
  • Vacations starting with 10 days plus 2 floating days;
  • 30 days leave for the following purposes: maternity leave/adoption;
  • 5 days for regular paternity leave or adoption;
  • Constant training and certifications;
  • Flexible work schedule;
  • Relaxed dress code;
  • Mobility plan with our other sites (25 countries);
  • Relocation plan within México;
  • Grocery coupons. Added to the monthly benefits once the probation period has been passed successfully.