Teradata Senior Technical Associate - Teradata Database Administrator in Powai Mumbai, India
Position Title: Teradata DBA
Manage and support 24x7 production databases as well as development databases to ensure maximum availability of database resource for various applications
He should perform the DBA related tasks in key areas of System Administration, Database Administration, Backup, Archive & Restore Management, Performance Management & Reporting
Perform capacity planning, performance monitoring and tuning, Strategies defined for backup/recovery techniques, and problem determination and resolution.
Manage Production/Development databases in the following areas
View Point Monitoring
Backup and Recovery
System Performance monitoring using Teradata Viewpoint.
Exposure to Teradata tools like Teradata Administrator/SQL Assistance etc.
User/objects & access rights management as per Teradata Best practices.
Exposure to backup and restore process using Veritas NetBackup(TARA) / Netvault / Tivoli/ DSA etc.
Exposure to manage the development/QA boxes.
Exposure as an Development DBA.
Well conversant with various ticketing system/production change request/ Teradata Incident management.
Exposure to troubleshoot the FastLoad / Multiload/ FastExport/ BTEQ/ TPump errors, should be good at error handling.
Exposure to DWH Env (Knowledge of ETL/DI/BI Reporting).
2+ years of DBA experience.
Excellent oral and written communication skills in the English language.
Must be willing to provide 24x7 on-call support on a rotational basis with the team.
Must be willing to travel – both short-term and long-term
Skills & Attributes
Working experience as an DBA in Teradata or Oracle
Should have worked in Unix platforms.
Good presentation, communication skills.
Desirable Skills :-
Understanding of Normalization and De-normalization concept
Ability to write efficient SQL & exposure to query tuning.
Should have good working knowledge on UNIX shell scripting.
Should have good understanding of data archive/restore policies.
Should be good at automating various processes.
Should be good at users/objects/rights management.
Some experience in an environment where ETL/BI tools such as Informatica, DataStage, OWB, Hyperion, Business Objects, SAS, and Microstrategy were an important part of the environment.