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Sr. Database Administrator
Ref No.: 18-72918
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 10/02/2018
 Position – Sr. Database Administrator
Location – Atlanta, GA
Position Type – Full Time

Technical/Functional Skills                                    
  • 3+ years solid Cassandra DBA experience in managing mission critical 24/7 applications
  • Experience of Retail domain will be an added advantage
Technical/Functional Skills
  • In depth experience with Cassandra on cloud platform
  • In depth experience with DB2 9.5 & Above Database Administration on AIX or Unix operating systems
  • Strong knowledge of writing & fine tuning SQLs, Data Modeling, Replication
  • Complete understanding of backup and recovery operational processes and technologies.
  • Configuring & Managing HADR
Roles & Responsibilities    
  • Administration, Maintenance & Development support of Cassandra application databases
  • Building db migration scripts from a lower version of Cassandra
  • Recommend changes to improve performance / stability & accommodate application designs
  • Coordinate performance testing of major software releases
  • Management of C* support tickets.    
  • Tracking of Critical C* patches.
  • Advanced investigation & resolution of all db issues for 24/7 mission critical applications
  • Capacity and Stability reporting, and design specific to DB2 servers and services
  • Lead initiative to develop scripts and other programs for db monitoring and maintenance
Generic Managerial Skills
  • Excellent technical written and verbal communication skills
  • Has to be a team player and self-motivated
  • Interpersonal & Leadership Competencies
  • Ability to manage risk appropriately
  • Ability to thrive in a team-oriented, fast-paced environment.