Database Administrator – SF. Cloud Operations
PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVES
Want to work in the Cloud? Do you love a challenge? Do you like breaking down problems and finding solutions? Do you like engaging with as much technology (hardware, software, operating, network, code) as you can?
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKS
Installation, Configurations, and maintenance of database software
Database upgrades, patching, migrations
Implement database backup and recovery solutions.
Analyze resources usage (Infra and Database), analyze growth patterns, Perform Capacity planning for the Database Infrastructure.
Collect and analyze database performance information.
Experience in database programming concepts for structured query language (SQL).
Creating database tables, setting up indexes, data constraints and DB views Analyze, predict through trend analysis, and resolve database system, storage and application issues.
Monitor SQL jobs in production and be responsible for load/unload.
Evaluate and implement database technologies and utilities.
Review and implement database changes.
Provide timely response to system alerts and participate in the on-call schedule (if applicable)
Participate in 24×7 rotation shift supporting production and non-production databases.
Drive Operational efficiency topics.
Work closely with Internal/External Stakeholders, Development Architects/Managers & developers, across locations and ensure timely delivery.
Excellent written and communication skills, Strong customer focus, highly motivated & Flexible
Participate and contribute towards organization’s goals and objectives, collaborating with multiple teams and solutions.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES
Some of the followings:
2-4 years of overall database administration and support/operations experience, with a successful delivery track record.
Proficient knowledge and administration experience in either of the DB flavors like SAP MAXDB, HANA, MySQL or MSSQL.
Should have knowledge in setting up DR and HA approaches.
Should have strong Knowledge in Backup & Recovery.
Should have played a L2 role in current position.
Experience of working in large landscape/environment where multiple database flavors are running.
Knowledge on Database capacity planning/strategy is an added advantage.
Knowledge & Experience on other database as HANA flavors are added advantage.
Hands on experience with expert knowledge of Unix/Linux flavors w.r.t Database.
Good understanding of operational framework like ITIL/ITSM.
Should be capable of Owning, Leading and coordinate operational tasks, customer escalations, process improvements.
Excellent presentation & communication skills are a must.