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.