Staff DBA Engineer

at App Annie / Beijing, CN

App Annie delivers data and insights to succeed in the app economy.

What can you tell your friends when they ask you what you do?

As the database administrator in the OPS group you need to keep track of production database performance and ensure databases are running with high performance and availability. You are responsible for monitoring and fixing database problems while ensuring minimal impact on the business. You will be involved in all architecture review and manage the overall strategy and process related to RDBMS.

How will you be doing this?

Build, deploy, configure and maintain PostgreSQL/RDBMS databases
Provide the organization with clear, detailed and high value database solutions
Diagnose and troubleshoot database performance and scalability issues
Design and implement deployment, backup and replication scenarios
Propose and implement high availability solutions
Manage postgresql database security to align with company security policy
Becoming better at what you do every day.

What will you bring to the team?

Must have at least 5 years experience as a DBA role
Must have at least 2 database domain knowledge from Postgresql,Mysql or Oracle
Must have at least 1 year Postgresql production experience
Good to have team management experience
Good to have experience with backup and replication solutions such as streaming replication and logical replication
Good to have experience with PostgreSQL partition implementation like PL/Proxy
Good to have AWS operation experience
Have skills in scripting using Shell/Python/Ruby is plus
Have Experience with PostgreSQL associated tools such as PgPool,Pgbouncer is big plus
Have experience in NoSQL DB operation like (Mongodb, HBase) is a big plus
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Fluent in English written and spoken (International environment)
Energy and creativity are key characteristics that describe you and the projects you lead. You make it happen. Boom!
You’re an app fanatic, positively curious and a technology enthusiast.

What are employees saying about App Annie?

"App Annie is a fast-paced company where I could work with many teams and learn a lot."

"Team members are from all over the world with various background."

"The life in App Annie is wonderful as well as the work."

What do we offer?

Stock options and competitive compensation.
All the tech tools you need to succeed: a new smartphone, and Mac laptop.
Free breakfast & lunch, snacks, fruit, good coffee and other delicious treats to keep you well fed.
16 days of paid leave, so long as you promise to come back!
Great social & labor insurance packages to fit your needs to ensure you’re happy and healthy.
Commuter benefits that make getting to and from work a breeze.
Working a little later? We’ll cover your dinner and ride home.
Employee referral bonuses so you’ll get the opportunity to work with friends (and get some extra cash in your pocket!).

Why choose App Annie?

App Annie delivers the most trusted app data and insights for your business to succeed in the global app economy. Over 700,000 registered members rely on App Annie to better understand the app market, their businesses and the opportunities around them. The company is headquartered in San Francisco with 450 employees across 15 global offices. App Annie has received $157 million in financing, including from investors such as, Greenspring Associates, Greycroft Partners, IDG Capital Partners, Institutional Venture Partners and Sequoia Capital. Learn more at

App Annie is an international team of super-talented people from different cultural backgrounds (Beijing, San Francisco, Vancouver and more). We offer lots of responsibility in your role and room for you to grow with the company. And beyond personal growth, you’ll help make a great impact on App Annie’s success as a whole.

Yes, I want this job!