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2015-10-26 | Columbia, MD | DOE | 6+ Months Contract


"Role: Netezza DBA
Location: Columbia, MD
Duration: 6+ Months

Responsible for ensuring corporate information needs are met through quality database designs, techniques and practices. Provides technical guidance and leadership to the database administrators in the organization.

• Establishes and adheres to corporate standards for database design, change deployments, security, retention and disaster recovery.
• Leads and coordinates database deployments, reviews logical and physical design.
• Determines database requirements for projects and ensures that new systems comply with database strategies.
• Troubleshoots difficult database problems, including slow running queries.
• Work with appliance vendor to troubleshoot issues, perform upgrades, create and follow-up on support tickets as needed.
• Participate in after-hours on-call duties as requested.
• Translates detailed design into physical database structures and performs database testing.
• Ability to "own" issues from inception to resolution
• Conducts admin tasks including estimation, status reports and scope management.

• Requires BS/BA degree in computer science or information systems;
• 8 or more years of information systems experience including recent 5+ years industry experience as a Netezza DBA (or equivalent roles)
• Preferred but not required: Netezza (aka IBM PureData for Analytics) specialist certification

• Expert technical design and Netezza database administration knowledge required.
• Strategic thinking and ability to prioritize tasks to meet the business needs is required.
• Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills required.
• Demonstrated ability to support production DBA activities on the Netezza platform.
• Demonstrated leadership ability with superior communication skills; verbal, interpersonal and written.

Ravinder Reddy


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