Cassandra Architect

  • Capgemini,
  • Oak Brook, IL
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Cassandra, DB Systems, SQL
Contract Corp-To-Corp, Contract W2
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

The Cassandra SME/Architect will participate in the technological watch, creation and evolution of processes to automate and industrialize deployments in pre-production & production regions. He/She will understand current system design & schema and drive the vision for its future state. He/she will bring together technology and business use cases in the overall DB infrastructure. He/She will consistently practice risk management in all aspects of your work. He/She will manage database security/integrity and backup procedures, implement security measures, and write disaster recovery plans. He/She will consistently demonstrate skill and experience at optimizing and fine tuning the DB client and server components to ensure high efficiency and low latency of DB replies. 


- Oversee the team responsible for optimizing DB setups and queries.  - Participate in architecture definition and drive best practices.  - Identify trending gaps and issues in day-to-day performance of DB systems and applications.  - Troubleshoot escalated DB infrastructure and application related issues.  - Propose strategies to anticipate the high volumes of requests and data, and ensure the DB platforms are scaling accordingly.  SKILLS REQUIRED:  - Have 8+ years of experience in DB administration.  - Hands-on technical design experience with an enterprise background is required.  - Strong analytical skills required along with proven understanding of Big data, high redundancy and high availability of NoSQL and SQL databases.  - Experience with Cassandra.  - Expert in data structure design, Data Modelling in Cassandra  - Experience in Performance tuning  - Experience working in a cloud infrastructure environment with setup such as AWS.  - Good written and verbal communication skills.  - Willingness to travel often and work with a global team.  - Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or related field.

Posted By

Pradeep Babu

Company Information

Global leader in consulting, technology, outsourcing, and local professional services. Capgemini is headquartered in Paris, France and operates in over 40 countries. We are, above all, a people company — 180,000 people worldwide. Read more:
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Position Id : 292444

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