Associate Production Support DBA

  • cardlytics
  • Ponce City Market, Atlanta, GA, United States
  • Aug 18, 2017
Full time Data Developer

Job Description

Are you one of those technically proficient and creative individuals who wish they’d had an opportunity to contribute to a major institution in its infancy? If you are, then we can’t wait to meet you! At Cardlytics, you’ll face new challenges every day that will demand new and innovative solutions. Our culture is all about working hard and playing hard in a fun-loving environment.


We are looking for an Associate DBA to join the Cardlytics team! The Junior DBA aides the application support team in identifying root cause of database related support issues.  In addition, this role will assist with day to day admin tasks for all production databases.  This position will engage in implementation, product support, and project management and integration activities. The ideal candidate has 2-5 years of experience in roles such as support, development, quality assurance, and systems analyst.  This is a fast paced position that is constantly changing tasks and focus.

Skills and Requirements

  • 2-5 years supporting data driven applications in a production environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience with MS SQL Server 2008, 2008 R2, 2012 or 2014
  • TSQL skills that allow for diagnostic and troubleshooting queries
  • Works with development, performance, and implementation DBAs on projects related to enterprise data and systems
  • Install, maintain, and secure new versions RDBMS software, applications, and associated software
  • Deploy new databases and associated software insuring security, availability and recoverability
  • Create, monitor and secure backup plans that align with business needs
  • Windows Server 2008, 20012 experience and sys admin experience
  • An understanding of data flow concepts and the ability to identify points of failure
  • Organizational skills along with a strong attention to detail.
  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as Computer Science or Information Systems
  • Experience in the following areas is a plus:  Hadoop (Map R), Vertica, automation technologies, DevOps culture


We value our employees’ time and efforts. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by our competitive compensation and extensive benefits package including paid time off, medical, dental and vision benefits, potential equity for strong candidates, and future growth opportunities within the company. Plus, we work to maintain the best possible environment for our employees, where people can learn and grow with the company. We strive to provide a collaborative, creative environment where each person feels encouraged to contribute to our processes, decisions, planning and culture.

About Cardlytics

Cardlytics is a game-changing marketing and analytics platform, providing businesses, for the first time, with a timely and complete view of consumer purchase behavior. The company has unmatched, exclusive access to current and historical purchase behavior for nearly 70 million U.S. households, capturing spending across all stores and categories. The Cardlytics platform is built upon historical consumer purchase information, provided securely by its premier network of over 300 financial institution partners, including Bank of America, PNC and Regions Bank. The company is also the pioneer and leader in the card-linked marketing space, providing both national and local businesses with revenue-generating digital and mobile marketing options, based upon its core analytics platform.