Lead Database Engineer


Atlanta, GA

Industry: Consulting


8 - 10 years

Posted 287 days ago

  by    Rohit Pandey

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Lead Database Engineer

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Permanent/Direct Hire Opportunity



Must haves are 8+ years as a DBA, recent exp. w/NoSQL preferably Cassandra, Mongo DB, or even Postgress. We prefer exp. using Docker containers for Cassandra and Ansible for script deployments and automation. We are using Oracle 12C Rac currently and the team this will be on consists of 11 DBA?s. This person will also have the opportunity to learn to support MySQL if they don?t have that exp. already.



?        Administer Cassandra and otherdatabases as assigned

?        Develop and enhance dashboards to quickly troubleshoot and prevent unexpected results

?        Manage storage capacity of the database systems including backups and restoration processes

?        Design the automation of creation, configuration, and delivery of high availability Database systems

?        Deliver actionable database designs, standards, and patterns in collaboration with various subject matter experts.

?        Lead Database design understanding and delivery in cooperation with Project Managers and other key stakeholders.

?        Coordinate and facilitate the creation of strategies and technology roadmaps while involving all key stakeholders.

?        Recommend and influence new and current databaseinfrastructure best practices and processes including but not limited to zero downtime deployments

?        Conduct proof-of-concept projects to adopt new technologies.

?        Plan, coordinate, and administer database systems ?support and enhancing operational guidelines, data protection, and structures

?        Proactively engage in enterprise capacity planning and performance management



?        8 + years in in a DBA role supporting assandra primarily

?        2+ years of experience in Dockers, Ansible, and open source technologies is critical

?        3+ years of experience in Design and deployment of database topology

?        Competencies Redis, Kafka, Hadoopscripting, HDFS Hive, Pig, Map Reduce, Impala, Spark, Storm and Sqoop

?        Experience with Enterprise Manager 12C, APEX, OpsCenter

?        Experience with Multi Data center active/active environments is desired

?        Expert understanding of design principles and components for scalable/elastic, secure, reliable, and resilient computing services on a global scale ? and the ability to apply them in integrated solutions

?        Demonstrate strong applied knowledge with one or more of the following python/shell/java/perl

?        Demonstrate strong applied knowledge with Oracle 12C RAC

?        Has strong knowledge and experience in complex technical architectures in real-time and highly available environments.

?        Verbally capable to communicate directly with senior management and subject matter experts through presentations and discussion.

?        Ability to Collaborate and Engage well with others to solve problems and actively incorporate input from various sources

?        Possess excellent business acumen with a strong ability to map business requirements to technical solutions.

?        Possess strong written and verbal communication skills, proven presentation skills to all levels of audience including technologists, management and executives.



MS or BS in Computer Science or Engineering



$110K - $130K