PostgreSQL Database Engineer/Consultant (m/f/d)

Are you passionate about Linux and Open Source software? Are you looking to combine your personal interests with your profession? Then we have an interesting offer for you!

We are looking for a permanent position to support our team of PostgreSQL experts with immediate effect.

PostgreSQL Database Engineer/Consultant (m/f/d)

The credativ-Postgres team is an association of PostgreSQL specialists, which successfully collaborates in remote work and hybrid work models. PostgreSQL is especially used by many of our customers as a business critical database. Here we actively support its operation and are looking for a highly motivated additional team member.


What you can expect:

  • A company culture that makes work fun
  • An exceptional work-life balance
  • Flat hierarchies and a flexible work model with home office arrangements
  • Varied areas of activity
  • If desired, a neutral company car for customer visits and private use
  • An attractive salary and direct participation in the success of the company
  • A  company notebook and company cell phone
  • A multitude of other perks that you won’t find in most other companies


You will become an important member of our Open Source team, where many of the leading German Open Source specialists realize our customer projects. Your future colleagues have extremely broad knowledge, which makes our company so unique and which they would like to share with you.

If you are active in the Open Source community, we will of course support your work there.

What tasks you can expect:

  • Long-term PostgreSQL projects like migrations
  • 3rd-level PostgreSQL support, optionally on-call
  • PostgreSQL-related projects
  • Database reliability engineering
  • Architecture review, performance analysis and health checks
  • Training and conference talks


What you should be able to povide:

  • Extensive knowledge of PostgreSQL at administrative and at
    architectural/source code level
  • Coding experience in C/C++, Python or other languages
  • Implementation and operational experience with PostgreSQL high
    availability solutions (especially Patroni and Pacemaker)
  • Experience with other PostgreSQL ecosystem projects like pgbouncer,
    backup (pgBackRest, Barman) and monitoring solutions
  • Knowledge of configuration management systems (e. g. Ansible) and
    general Linux system engineering
  • Motivation and team spirit
  • The willingness to contribute your ideas and knowledge
  • Spoken and written communication in English and German
  • The ability to seek and find customer oriented solutions
  • The willingness to travel occasionally



Now it’s up to you to convince us with a compelling application. Please use the following link to upload your application documents

Please send your CV without a photograph and do not include information on your date of birth and religion where possible. Our decisions are based solely on your social and professional expertise.

Do you have questions?
Peter Dreuw

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Compelling reasons for credativ®

Our corporate culture makes all the difference.

In this short video we would like to give you an initial impression of who we are.

Flat hierarchies

Flexible working hours and home office arrangements

Freely selectable company laptop and company mobile phone

Ergonomic workstations, no open plan offices

Direct participation in the success of the company

Opportunities for further training

Coffee, fruit, and beverages

Joint company events

Company supplementary health and accident insurance

Freely selectable, neutral company car

Involvement in open source software

Participation in open source conferences

Electric charging stations for your company car

Public transport and e-bike arrangements possible

No dresscode when we are for ourselves

Our application process

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Telephone interview
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