The Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS) seeks an experienced Database Administrator (DBA) at the IRIS Data Management Center (DMC) in Seattle, Washington. This is an excellent opportunity for a motivated self-starter to be part of an international seismological data center. Our center is responsible for collection, curation, archival and dissemination of large-scale geophysical datasets to the geoscience research community.
This position independently maintains and administers 10+ terabyte-scale, replicated production and testbed databases. In addition to administering our existing databases, we are looking for a candidate who is adept at cloud database design and implementation for a planned integration with another geophysical data center and migration to a common cloud environment. We offer competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package and a terrific work atmosphere. Remote telework is available as an option.
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How to apply
Candidates should submit a letter of interest and a resume highlighting pertinent work experience to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "IRIS DBA". This position will remain open until filled, and we encourage submissions as soon as possible.
The IRIS Consortium has a membership of over 120 US universities dedicated to the operation of science facilities for the acquisition, management, and distribution of seismological data. For more information on IRIS, consult https://www.iris.edu/.
IRIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe a diverse staff makes us a stronger organization. IRIS is committed to hiring people of all ages, races, ethnicities, genders (except where sex is a bona fide occupational qualification), sexual orientation or gender identities, marital status, veteran status, religions and disabilities. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.