Postgres DBA

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salary Tallinn, Estonia
salary Relocation: Yes
salary Fulltime, flexible

About the Company

Paxful is a leading peer-to-peer powered bitcoin marketplace and a universal money translator. Their mission is social justice through financial freedom. They have created opportunities for millions who don’t have access to traditional banking services.

Paxful was founded in 2015. Has a headquarters in New York and offices in Estonia, Hong Kong and the Philippines.

Currently, they have over 200 dedicated employees. You’ll be joining an international team that seeks to make real, sustainable change in the world. One of their pillars is giving back to the communities we help through initiatives such as #BuiltWithBitcoin.

Company size: 200+

Language: English, Russian

The Role

Are you this person who wakes up in the morning and realizes that PostgreSQL is the best thing ever?

Paxful team has been already waiting for you, our future Database Administrator!

Together with them, you are going to manage and tune their high-availability PostgreSQL databases associated with heavily loaded web and mobile applications. Apart from that, you will be developing and handling data migrations, dealing with SQL reports and be an inspiration for other engineers!


  • 3+ years experience administrating and tuning PostgresSQL databases and optimization parameters
  • Understand PostgreSQL replication techniques, data warehouse design, and Amazon RDS
  • Understand data modeling and performance troubleshooting
  • Understand PostgreSQL tuning and optimization parameters
  • Excellent experience performance tuning at the SQL and database levels
  • Have experience with high availability and disaster recovery techniques
  • Have experience with databases management in the microservice architecture
  • Have experience with the automation tools based on Ansible/Terraform/scripts to manage databases and migrations

    Beneficial skills:
  • Past experience with other database technologies such as No SQL database systems is a plus
  • Experience with the Continue Integration solutions


  • Develop and proactively review the monitoring of production PostgreSQL databases
  • Participate in database design, data modeling and provide recommendations for improvement or optimizations
  • Provide query/index optimizations
  • Ensure database availability and performance
  • Mentor other engineers in developing efficient SQL queries
  • Prepare automation related to the database deployment and migrations


  • Flexible hours
  • Training and professional development resources covered by company
  • Paid company events and retreats
  • Office in the city center with an amazing view of the Old Town
  • Catered lunch and dinner daily, with premium snacks
  • Gym membership of your choice and personal training sessions including sports nutrition and supplements
  • Massage and chiropractic sessions
  • One-time bonus to support newborn

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