Rappi is the fastest growing Latin American startup ever! Backed by the world’s best investors, including Sequoia, Andreesen Horowitz, Y Combinator, DST Capital, and Softbank we reached unicorn status last year and haven’t slowed down.
We deliver whatever our customers want on-demand to their doorstep in minutes, from restaurants to groceries to hard cash.
We have also recently launch wallet and eCommerce products which are taking off quickly to become the "SuperApp" of LatAm.
We operate in 40 cities across 7 countries in Latin America, with large hubs in Mexico City, Bogotá, Sao Paulo, and Buenos Aires.
Database Administrators (DBAs) are responsible for the evaluation of database software purchases and supervise the modification of any existing database software.
You are responsible for maintaining the integrity and performance of company databases and guarantee that data is stored securely and optimally.
Through control access, you ensure the security of company data.
Education and Training Requirements
A bachelor's degree in information technology or computer science, along with advanced education and certifications are required.
Three to five years of database experience.
Activities & Responsibilities
Advise Management on Long-Term Capacity Plans and Growth
Assign Passwords and Maintain Database Access
Analyze and Recommend Database Improvements
Analyze Impact of Database Changes to the Business
Audit Database Access and Requests
Backup and Restore Data
Communicate Requirements to System Administrator
Comfortable Working With Production Servers
Configure Database Software
Continually Review Processes for Improvement
Debug Database Issues on Live Data
Deploy System Updates
Design and Build Database Management System
Develop and Test Methods to Synchronize Data
Develop and Secure Network Structures
Ensure Data is Secure
Ensure Databases Run Efficiently
Ensure Platform Availability
Extract Live Data
Guarantee Database Setup Meets Industry Requirements
Identify User Needs to Create and Administer Databases
Implement Backup and Recovery Plan
Install Database Software
Modify Databases to Specific User Requirements
Monitor Available Disk Space
Oversee Development of New Databases
Optimize Queries on Live Data
Plan Disk Storage Requirements
Proactively Tune Database in Production
Prevent Data Loss
Quickly Assess a Situation and Develop / Implement a Solution
Recover Lost Data
Repair Program Bugs
Research Emerging Technology
Review Existing Solutions
Set Security Permissions for Database
Setup Safety Measures to Recover Data
Solid Project Management Capabilities
Solid Understanding of Company’s Data Needs
Strong Technical and Interpersonal Communication
Test Database to Ensure Everything Operates Efficiently Without Error
Test Recovery Plans
Thorough Knowledge of SQL
Troubleshoot Database Errors
Understanding of Popular Database Management Software (SQL and MySQL)
Update Database Permissions
Work Closely with Development Teams with Regards to Database Updates and Design
Our Values This are our Core Values . Things that are truly in our DNA. The behaviors and mental habits that have made us what we are.
They are what make us special as a team and what all of you guys share. Please tell me if you feel at home when you read them.
1. Highly ambitious for the greater good, not for ourselves. 2. Beauty makes people smile, so it’s not optional. 3. Talk fast, walk fast, think fast.
And execute things in parallel. 4. Move the needle. (Prioritize) Every challenge is a gift and an opportunity . 5. We never complain, we act.
We use our curiosity to fix things. 6. We deliver magic, and magic only happens when you jump off a cliff.