Job Description :
Job Title: Cassandra Administration-
Location: Houston, TX
Contract: 3 to 6 months
Target Start Date: 31st Oct

Job Details:

Must Haves – Skills: Experience :
Must have 5+ years of DBA experience
Must have Cassandra/NoSQL DBA experience
Cassandra Administration, hands on experience with 2-3 live projects
Strong client facing and communication skills
Knowledge of replication, backup, and disaster recovery design
Knowledge of system sizing, capacity planning and performance tuning.
Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
Knowledge of IT governance and work management processes

Design, develop and manage data on Cassandra cluster
Provide end-to-end performance tuning of Cassandra clusters
Install software patches and upgrades
Monitor overall health of the environment
Respond to alerts related to Cassandra cluster nodes
Provide capacity planning
Adherence to ITIL processes.

Nice to Have/Skills

How many years of experience? 5 to 7 years

What project are they working on: Infrastructure support

Education/Certifications (Required): Bachelor of Engineering

Certification Requirement:

Top 3 Duties and percentage of time?

Will the candidate be client facing and/or working with business users? Client facing

What is the team size, make up, culture, soft skills, and dress code? Hours? Individual contributors, normal work hours, excellent communication skills

Any companies/environments where the backgrounds are a strong match? Don''t match?

Are you open to candidates from other states who can relocate to the client site? Yes, should relocate

Interview Process (Is face to face required phone/skype

Additional Skills: Cassandra SME Cassandra Administration, hands on experience with 23 live projects