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Principal Systems Engineer Databases (m/f/d)

General information

Job Title
Principal Systems Engineer Databases (m/f/d)
Ref #
539
Location
Munich
Company
Loyalty Partner Solutions GmbH
Job Area
Information Technology
Job Type
Professional

Description & Requirements

We at Loyalty Partner Solutions GmbH are pioneer and technology leaders in high-performance loyalty management software for the airline, retail, travel, and transportation sectors. From our headquarters in Munich, we develop comprehensive software solutions for the operation of complex customer loyalty programs, which we implement at our clients worldwide. We develop long-term partnerships with our clients, advise them on their digitalization journey, work on innovative ideas together and put them into practice.


Among the companies that count on our know-how are Lufthansa, for its frequent flyer program Miles & More, Deutsche Bahn AG, PAYBACK, and international air carriers such as China Southern Airlines and United Airlines.

 

Please note that the position is located in Munich, Germany. Three days of on-site work per week are required, and German language skills (at least B2 level) are a must. Thank you!

 

 

OUR TECH-STACK

  • PostgreSQL, Oracle Databases, RAC, DataGuard, ASM, CloudControl, CloudWatch, Grafana, Prometheus, AWS Console, Linux, HA-Proxy, Patroni, Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins, Git, Shell, SQL, PL/SQL, PSQL, Python, JSM, Jira, Confluence, VSCode



YOUR TASKS

  • You will work as a specialist in various project teams, acting as the point of contact for database design and the interface to the development, vendor management, and operations departments.
  • You are responsible for the setup, operation, and monitoring of PostgreSQL and Oracle databases, on-cloud and on-premise.
  • You will implement and monitor databases in a high-availability environment (e.g., cluster, DataGuard).
  • You will oversee all database deployments and be responsible for code reviews.
  • You optimize SQL queries for Postgres and Oracle.
  • You handle incidents, changes, and problems according to ITIL standards.
  • Additionally, you evaluate new technologies in the database field and implement them in the company as needed.

 

 

YOUR PROFILE

  • You have at least 10 years of extensive experience working with Postgres and Oracle databases in complex IT landscapes. Experience with AWS Aurora Postgres is a plus.
  • You have practical knowledge in the DevOps field, preferably in Linux environments (e.g., scripting, containerization, automation, virtualization) - experience with Docker, Ansible, Jenkins, Terraform, and Python is an advantage.
  • You are skilled in handling cloud services and IaaS, ideally AWS.
  • You have good SQL/performance tuning knowledge for Postgres and Oracle and monitoring knowledge via Oracle Cloud Control, CloudWatch, and Grafana.
  • Certification as an Oracle Certified Professional (OCP) is an advantage.
  • You have a strong customer orientation and service mentality, as well as a willingness to be on call 24/7 (about one week per month).
  • Quick comprehension and good analytical skills.
  • You enjoy working independently and responsibly within a team, with a "hands-on" approach.
  • You have good German language skills (at least B2 level) and excellent English skills (C level), both spoken and written.

 


OUR OFFER

  • Grow like a Pro: Continue learning through individual professional development, and grow with us to shape our future together.
  • Tasty Breaks: Every visit to our ESSZIMMER tastes like a short visit to Italy – also for vegetarians and vegans.
  • Do it your way: In-house KINDERZIMMER, flexible working hours, 30 vacation days and up to 2 days working from home per week.
  • Move it, move it: Our bonus program for your well-being - have fun in our 24/7 TURNHALLE and enjoy our goodies for your body and mind during our health weeks.
  • Get Together: Meet and spend leisure time with colleagues – in our SPIELZIMMER, at a Coffee Date, be part of our popular Social Days, ski events and seasonal highlights such as Christmas parties, summer parties and team events.
  • Easy Going: Coming to the office is not only fun, but also affordable - we cover the costs of your "Deutschland-Ticket".

 

Are you reliable and enjoy working in a small, agile, and communicative team?

Are you curious and enjoy independently delving into new topics?

Do you love challenges and find it exciting to dive deep into the inner workings of a database?

When you hear "cloud," do you think of an expansive and exciting field rather than the weather?

Do you find topics like "DevOps," "CI/CD," and "Automation" exciting?

Are you open-minded, tolerant, and appreciative of a personal working atmosphere?

 

If so, you are exactly the person we are looking for to strengthen our team, and we look forward to receiving your application!