Database Engineer

  • Chicago, IL
  • Full-time

Job Description

We are looking for an experienced and talented Database Engineer in Chicago, IL. This is a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment where you will be encouraged to take ownership of your work, improve and apply your knowledge to the company’s needs, and help continue rapid growth as an industry leader in data-mining technologies. As the Database Engineer, you will provide primary client support for client solutions working closely with project team members.


-Manage the company's existing data update processes for all existing clients.

-Design and build the data update process for all new clients.

-Work to design and build automated data update processes and procedures.

-Manage the company's existing automated web data collection process.

-Work with developers to diagnose and resolve data and technical issues.

-Work with support personnel to diagnose and resolve client and data issues.

-Serve as a data and database resource for the company.



-2+ years of experience working with relational databases.

-1+ year of experience with at least one major scripting language, preferably Perl.

-Very strong SQL skills.

-Strong debugging and problem-solving skills.

-Experience in database design.

-Experience in query design and tuning.

-Experience with PostgreSQL, or with at least 2 other major database platforms.

-Experience with PostGIS is a huge plus.

-Experience with automated web data collection is a huge plus.

-Preference will be given to local candidates in the greater Chicagoland area.

-Company offers a competitive benefits including: Industry-leading health, vision, and dental insurance benefits; and a company matching 401(k) and profit-sharing program.

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