Cloud DevOps Database Administrator-Direct Hire-Tampa, FL in Brentwood, TN at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/28/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Vaco Tampa is hiring!
This candidate will sit on-site in the client's Tampa, FL location.

This position will work directly with agile teams and business owners on critical projects and initiatives that are working with big data, analytics, and machine learning and require Database Hosting and Engineering services.

In addition, the individual will be expected to:
  • Implement solutions and provide recommendations for continuous improvement for the services provided
  • Present regular status updates and provide cross training to other DevOps team members.
  • Be active in evaluating and recommending new Cloud Data Services technologies including updates to Cloud Data Services as they are released.


Responsibilities:
  • Establish an automated DevOps release management pipeline which delivers tooling for next generation application development efforts (the Dev) and on-going production operations (the Ops). Cultivate a Continuous Integration/Continuous Delivery mind set.
  • Ensure development teams are provided a full set of DevOps ALM tools by leading the establishment of the right tooling and processes that will result in a fully automated release management pipeline to include: the Automated build process, environment setups, testing scripts, deployments, and production operational metrics/debugging information (to target developers).
  • Partner with development and operations teams to develop practical automation solutions and custom modules. Troubleshoot automation issues and find practical solutions that move projects forward in a timely manner.
  • Be a trusted automation and tooling advisor for DevOps initiatives by providing objective, practical and relevant ideas, insights and advice.
  • Plan, organize, and control multiple responsibilities to achieve project objectives; technically guide projects through to completion. Ensure deliverables are completed within target timeframes and are consistently of high-quality.
  • Work with teams to bring continuous improvement to ALM processes and tools. Develop and own KPIs to ensure performance is measured against expected business outcomes.
  • Other responsibilities as required.


Qualifications

What we look for:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or related field, with 7 year's related experience as a DBA, DevOps or systems administrator/engineer in 24X7 uptime environment.
  • Minimum of 5+ year's system administration experience.
  • Expert knowledge of DBA administration and security protocols for client/server environment deployed using Cloud based IaaS and PaaS solutions on windows platforms
  • Database experience with Cloud applications
  • Production experience in large-scale NoSQL data infrastructures such as MongoDB, etc.
  • Production experience with SQL databases such as PostgreSQL, SQL Server, SQLite, Amazon RDS, etc.
  • Experience creating automation for database deployment, update, backup, recovery, testing, and maintenance
  • Implement, tune and enhance functionality of database servers in an automated manner
  • Work with other teams to troubleshoot data-related problems, find root-causes, implement solutions, and contribute to incident reports
  • Build deployments and integrations with popular scripting languages (Bash, Powershell, Python, and/or Ruby)
  • Use open-source software to build solutions, and work with the open-source community to resolve problems and improve our solutions
  • Experience with big data processing tools and when to use them
  • Experience working in an agile development team which requires the database design and architecture to adapt to changing business needs.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, comfortable in a transactional high-volume, high availability production environment.
  • Ability to build solid relationships with team members and co-workers, possessing the desire to work in a team environment and provide benefit to the team as a whole
  • Possess strong communication and presentation skills, including both written and verbal.
  • Strong customer service skills, with the ability to manage multiple concurrent customer requests.
  • Self-reliant, self-motivated with a "can do" attitude.
  • Commitment to quality, accuracy, and reliability of services provided.
  • Ability to produce and maintain accurate documentation and operational reports.
  • Desire to grow and develop new skillsets, becoming involved with new technologies
  • Experience with MS-Office products to build presentations using Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.