Job Description :
Job Title: Database Administrator (Oracle / HANA / SQL Server / MySQL)
Job Location: Reston, VA or South San Francisco, CA
Job Duration: 12+ Months Contract

Consultant can choose to work from either Reston, VA or South San Francisco, CA

Job Description:
Provide technical leadership and architectural direction from database operations perspective for HANA/Mysql/MSSQL/Oracle Projects.
Provide direction both strategically and tactically for all database upgrades.
Provide technical solutions for operations readiness of our data centers.
Control system resources usage and perform capacity planning, perform troubleshooting and diagnostics activities;
Collect and analyze database performance information; identify and implement solutions for performance problems
Query optimization and tuning skills, analysis and troubleshooting interactions between databases, operating systems and applications with regard to performance and resources usage
Experience in database programming concepts including structured query language, stored procedures and triggers
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/hardware analysis mapping, fault tolerance and security.
Manage the indexing, database consistency checks, back-ups/recovery, security, replication, log shipping, etc.
Evaluate and implement database best practices for addressing gaps and come up with automation solutions
Review and implement database changes
Provide timely response to system alerts and participate in the on-call schedule (if applicable)
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.
Mentor and Guide junior members of the team

Required Qualifications:
Around 10 + years of overall database administration and support/operations experience, with a successful delivery track record.
SME in the current technical support area.
Should have had delivery ownership roles.
Experience of working in large landscape/environment where multiple database flavors are running.
Master in Oracle / HANA / SQL Server / MySQL database administration.
Knowledge & Experience on SAP HANA Administration/ Operations is an added advantage.
Hands on experience with expert knowledge of Unix/Linux flavors.
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
Database Certification is a plus