Job Description :
Netezza DBA
Duration: 6 Months

Location: Thousand Oaks, CA
Rate: 50/hr

Primary Skill - Netezza and Secondary skill - Oracle.
* Participate within the DBA team to troubleshoot any issues on the Netezza appliance, including any errors or slow running queries, planned deployment and sub teams.

* Recommend and implement a detailed security design based on minimum necessary privileges required.
* Build and support all required database environments including development, test and production.
* Provide guidance to Development in best architectural practices in maximizing the database performance.
* Plan, coordinate and implement database changes and data migration.

* Conduct capacity planning on a regular basis to ensure database infrastructure is available and there is proactive planning for future work

* Work with appliance vendor to troubleshoot issues, perform upgrades, create and follow-up on support tickets as needed.

* Actively monitor user queries and maintenance occurring on the Netezza appliances, automating the monitoring where possible.

* Conduct admin tasks including task estimation, creating status reports and leading team meetings.
* Participate in after-hours on-call duties as requested.

* Oracle DBA experience and ability to work on Oracle DBA activities is preferred.