Senior Emerging Database Advisor
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The successful candidate will operate within the global management model with responsibility to:
Primarily responsible for NoSQL space (MongoDB, Cassandra, Redis platforms)
Liaise and support relevant application groups for database related issues / queries
Lead major project efforts to determine technical scope and execution plan that align with the requirements of the project
Lead incident reviews, troubleshoot database issues, and perform health checks / quality reviews
Perform ongoing performance analysis, tuning and optimization
Automate redundant / recurring database tasks
Provide mentoring to other DBAs and act as escalation
Support initiatives within Arity and CompoZed labs
The successful candidate should have strong communication skills with a proven track record in driving quality, process improvement and technical strategic decisions within the NoSQL DBA environment.
Have a minimum of 5 years experience as a DBA
5+ years in database management, testing, scripting, or configuration
College degree or equivalent work experience
High degree of knowledge within the Cassandra and MongoDB platforms
Familiarity with Cloud providers (particularly AWS) and open source software
The successful candidate should also be able to demonstrate a high degree of competence in
Planning & Organization
Managing risks & issues
Stakeholder Management (including negotiating with Senior Leadership)
Ability to learn new technologies
The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.
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