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Database Administrator - Vertica Posted on: 09/09/2019

Infinity Consulting Solutions, Inc
  • 2 to 5 Year(s)
  • -

Linux shell scripting

  • Job Description


    Farmers Branch, TX

    Direct Hire

    ICS is hiring a skilled Database Administrator for our Client in the Farmers Branch area! This is a senior level position specializing in Vertica that will work with multiple development teams to implement supportable frameworks.

    The successful candidate will support and optimize Vertica and other database frameworks by providing support for architecture, design, and implementation.


    Day to day administration and monitoring of Vertica and MS SQL databases

    Break/Fix support of existing database infrastructure

    Performance tuning and configuration of database systems to support HA and DR requirements

    Architect and design of new database initiatives

    Lead cross training initiatives in an effort to improve the overall knowledge on the team

    Assist the various development teams by participating in discussions

    Provide escalation support for database technologies within company environments

    Perform other duties as assigned by management


    High School Diploma required

    Bachelor’s Degree preferred

    5+ years of Application/Operations 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

    Strong understanding and working experience of Client-Vertica Analytics Database

    Experience working with cross-functional teams to implement solutions

    Experience in Database development, Data warehousing Modeling, Database Optimization

    Experience with the following equipment/softwares:

    Client Vertica

    Other Databases (such as MSSQL, PostgreSQL, MongoDB, MySQL)

    Cloud Technologies (AWS, Azure, Google Cloud)

    Proficient in Microsoft Office applications

    Experience managing MS SQL databases a plus

    Past experience working with Development and QA teams

    Mortgage Industry experience a plus

    Expert knowledge of Vertica architecture, schema design, performance tuning, and optimization techniques such as projections and partitions

    Expertise in Vertica Installation, Upgrade, Backup/Restore, Cluster management via Vertica Management
    Console and CLI.

    Expertise in analysis and troubleshooting Vertica database related issues.

    Ability to work well and participate in a team environment

    Able to exercise great initiative and independent judgment

    Good knowledge of Linux shell scripting

    High regard for confidentiality and ability to maintain confidential information

    Ability to manage several projects and tasks simultaneously with tight deadlines

    Solid problem-solving and business acumen skills

    Exceptional written and verbal communication

    Excellent customer service

    Highly organized, with exceptional attention to detail

    Ability to document processes for others to implement

    Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Database Administrators
    Information Technology
  • No Preference
    FullTime Job
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Doug Klares
1350 Broadway, Suite 2205, NEW YORK-10018, NY
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