Department: IT Infrastructure
Experience: 9 +Years
Primary Function of Position:
The candidate will be responsible for providing Database Administration support to Business Applications and other IT projects.
Overall responsibilities include administration of Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL, NoSQL…etc. database, replication tools, reporting tools and establishing standardized process for overall application maintenance. This position plays an important role in support of enterprise solutions delivered through Business Application and Infrastructure teams. Ensure documentation of technical procedure and architecture for all Database platforms, Aid incident management team with root cause investigations.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Day to day Production support of Oracle, SQL Server Databases, MySQL, PostgreSQL, and NoSQL…etc.
Perform Installs, System refreshes, Upgrades, patching and Validation of Database systems.
Assist in the development, maintenance, execution and communication of all processes related to Technology services including, but not limited to, platform improvements, preventative maintenance, and capacity planning.
Providing the technical perspective on the requirements and Best Practices.
Establish, monitor, distribute and escalate application system performance and utilization reports.
Facilitate clear communication within group, others in IT, the Management teams and Project leads.
Raise issues appropriately with management team, providing options to resolve issues. Perform system wide technical reviews and facilitate forward thinking in the team.
Perform quality assurance checkson Database installations and configuration.
Design and perform backup and disaster recovery plans
Design and implement HighAvailability as per the IT requirements.
Developing shell scripts and SQL scripts as per the demand.
10+ years working experience in Information Technology supporting Oracle Database systems
3+ years hand-on experience with the Administration of SQL Server, MySQL, PostgreSQL, NoSQL and other database will be added advantage
Strong technical database knowledge with hands on & architectural experience (Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL…etc.)
Good understanding on Database security, application interface and user management.
Experience in debugging and tracing SQL performance issues
Experience working with reporting tools – Tableau and Business Objects preferred
Data Replication/Migration experience
Sound knowledge of designing scale-out and scale-up configurations and infrastructure capabilities.
Good understanding Physical and Virtual (VMware) infrastructure.
Proficiency using Database and shell scripting.
Strong knowledge of Windows server and Linux administration is a must
Experience in Database installations, upgrades and patching activities.
Experience in designing and setting up Database HA/DR.
Experience in configuring and optimizing the performance of Databases.
Administering databases in Azure, AWS cloud platform and experience in security aspects
Expertise in Oracle, SQL server, MySQL clustering and replication
Working knowledge on configuring monitoring tools such as SolarWinds/EG Monitoring
Experience in IT Regulatory Validation process
Ability to grasp new concepts/technology quickly and efficiently.
Experience in Development projects, deep understanding of IT Applications and Technology
Strong problem solving and analytical capabilities
Candidate should be able to handle multiple tasks in a dynamic environment.
Strong communication and organizational skills
Willing to work flexible hours
BS degree in Electronics or Computer Science
MCDBA, MCTS certification.