DBA Engineer

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DBA Engineer

  • Prague, Czechia
  • Full_time

Citrix builds the secure digital workspace technology that frees 400,000 customers to do their very best work from anywhere. By joining our award-winning workplace, you’ll be included in the globally diverse, collaborative team that values work-life balance. Come see why Fortune named us one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For®. Let’s innovate and grow together!

What we're looking for:

As a DBA Engineer at Citrix, you are a recognised domain professional supporting the infrastructure of a large SAAS product, improving current and implementing new solutions for containers, network, monitoring, logging, automation, etc. You will become part of a core development team of 250+ engineers developing Wrike, the latest acquisition by Citrix.

Wrike is a leading project collaboration cloud software with an innovative product that helps thousands of companies in 130 countries run their projects, businesses, and employees. It is loved by global brands like Google, Airbnb, L'Oreal, Western Union, Fitbit, Hootsuite, Greenpeace, and startups around.

Would you like to work on improving an innovative distributed Database environment, used by thousands of customers around the world? If your answer is yes, we'd love to speak with you!

Position Overview

You will join our DBA team within our Operations department. As an DBA Engineer, you will focus on database and its management and automatisation. In addition to optimisation activities, your other tasks will include collaboration with our engineers and development teams on different projects (automation of the database management system, etc.), participation in departmental on-call rotation duties, and others. You will also have a chance to bring your own ideas for continuous improvement!


  • PostgreSQL database administration and support

  • Optimisation and Automation of PostgreSQL clusters deployment and management

  • Analysis and optimisation of database performance, solving of related problems

  • PostgreSQL monitoring improvement

  • Participation in On-call rotation duties (24/7 coverage)

  • Active collaboration with colleagues in the SysOps department on Infrastructure related topics and with development team on product-oriented projects

  • Supporting Disaster Recovery/Continuity of Operations processes

Basic Qualifications

  • Requires deep knowledge of job area typically acquired through sophisticated education combined with experience

  • University Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience

  • Upper Intermediate English skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in setup and support of fault tolerant DB configurations and setup DB monitoring systems

  • Experience in PostgreSQL administration and monitoring

  • Knowledge of reservation, copy, and recovery methodologies

  • Experience with Ansible, SaltStack, Puppet or any other configuration management system

  • Experience with OS Linux (Debian, CentOS)

  • Experience with Git version control system

  • Strong knowledge of networks and protocols, Patroni, Terraform, additional experience in MySQL administration and monitoring or experience with GCP (or other IaaS vendor) is a plus

Functional Area:

Cloud Ops

What you’re looking for:

Everyone is welcome at Citrix. We prioritize diversity, equity, inclusion, and a culture of belonging, and celebrate bringing our courageous, authentic selves to work. We believe this way of working helps us innovate, and it’s just one of the reasons why our employees continuously recognize Citrix as a great place to work.

Citrix helps make work more sustainable to benefit the planet, our business, and our communities. For more than 30 years, we have empowered individuals and organizations to work remotely or work from anywhere, reducing commuting emissions and energy consumption in the process. 

We are the #1 leader in Virtual Client Computing (VCC) and #2 in the Application Delivery Controller (ADC) space, and we have key partnerships with top cloud providers. We’ll give you the tools, learning opportunities, mentorship, and flexibility to achieve your goals. Come see why you belong at Citrix, with our culture supporting purposeful innovation and growth from within. 

The Benefits

We offer a competitive total rewards package* that includes:

  • 18 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Health and wellness benefits
  • Employee assistance program
  • Retirement benefits
  • Time off and absence programs
  • Professional development and mentorship opportunities
  • Paid volunteer time and charitable matching of employee donations
  • Employee resource groups
  • And more!

**Please note that benefits may vary based on location.

Citrix Systems, Inc. is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of age, race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, ethnicity, national origin, citizenship, religion, genetic carrier status, disability, pregnancy, childbirth or related medical conditions, marital status, protected veteran status and other protected classifications.

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