Oracle/PostgreSQL Database Administrator – Ref.: MDF-0236

Longueuil, QC

Mediagrif is a global leader in the development of a broad set of software-as-a-service (SaaS) solutions that optimize and accelerate commercial interactions between buyers and sellers. Our platforms and services empower businesses around the world, allowing then to generate billions of dollars in transactions on an annual basis.

Our team is looking for a database Administrator who will report to the Database Administration Team Leader. The person will apply his or her knowledge and skills in orders to support and manage the evolution of Mediagrif’s databases.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the smooth running of the day-to-day administration and maintenance of the development and production databases;
  • Measure the availability and overall performance of database environments and propose solutions for improvement, as needed;
  • Intervene, on a rotating basis during nights and weekends, on production incidents causing unavailability of services;
  • Prepare and carry out, in coordination with the development and technical support teams, database updates related to the functional evolutions of the systems;
  • Assisting the development teams from time to time in order to find the best approaches;
  • Establish, document and respect standards;
  • Optimize queries, existing systems or execution plans.

Desired profile:

  • Good knowledge of Oracle and PostgreSQL databases;
  • Knowledge of AWS and Azure infrastructures;
  • Perl, Python programming (asset);
  • Conscientious, versatile, autonomous, proactive, with good analytical skills, even under pressure;
  • Good judgment, ability to make the right decisions in the event of a problem on a production database;
  • Ability to program scripts on an ad hoc basis (e.g. migration of a product catalogue from the Staging environment to the Production environment);
  • Knowledge of other databases such as Oracle, PostgreSQL, RedShift or DynamoDB (asset);
  • Ability to establish and maintain good interpersonal relationships within your team and other departments;
  • Bilingual (English – French).


  • Bachelor's degree or college diploma in computer science;
  • Two (2) to five (5) years of relevant experience as a database administrator in a 24/7 environment.

Our offer:

  • A flexible work schedule (37,5 hours/week) in a friendly and dynamic environment.
  • Competitive salaries, a comprehensive group insurance plan as of day 1 and access to an employer-sponsored share purchase plan after three (3) months.
  • In addition to your vacation weeks, we offer you two (2) personal days, five (5) sick days and you get to enjoy a well-deserved paid break during the holiday season!
  • Mediagrif realizes that quality of life and health is important to its employees and offers free coffee and fruit as well as access to its fitness room in Longueuil. You prefer Nautilus Plus, Energy Cardio or Idolem Yoga? We have corporate agreements with them too!

Mediagrif: who are we?
A well-established Quebec company since 1996, we are experts in the development and operation of electronic business networks. With 600+ employees in Canada, the United States, Europe and China, Mediagrif strives to provide a work environment that focuses on creativity, flexibility and collaboration.

How do we do it?
We hire motivated, passionate team players who aren’t afraid to roll up their sleeves and who take pride in contributing to a common goal.


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