Must have 5+ years of Application DBA experience, 2+ years of Vertica DBA experience doing database design, projection development and tuning, resource pool setup and tuning, use of Vertica DBD utility, as well as Management Console and other Vertica performance monitoring and tuning tools.
This position will be responsible for maintaining relational & NoSQL databases and associated applications as well as managing external interfaces to the databases. Additional responsibilities include continuous improvement of existing technical standards, routine maintenance and monitoring methodologies.
Conduct an assessment of our current business practices against industry standards, working with vendors to propose enhancements/efficiencies, and setting up performance baselines and operational agreements.
Evaluates new database technologies and tools, sets database system and programming standards, applies database technology to business problems and manages the development and production database environments with emphasis on security, availability and performance.
The Sr. Database Administrator is responsible for performing both advanced and all general database administration functions including overall database and system design, Oracle RAC configuration, system design and maintenance, Golden Gate configuration and maintenance, database installs including upgrading and patching, backup and recovery including standby database management, replication, streams and employing both advanced and general performance tuning strategies.