Netezza DBA

Company: TEKsystems, Inc ( Learn More )

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US-VA-Reston
$60.00 - $75.00 /Hour
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Full-Time
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Job Description


Summary:
The main function of a database administrator is to coordinate changes to Netezza databases, test and implement the database applying knowledge of database management systems. A typical database administrator is responsible for planning, coordinating and implementing security measures to safeguard the computer database.

Job Responsibilities:
* Serve as a subject matter expertise for Netezza system and database development.
* Support application releases to modify database objects, database creation, and data migration.
* Review SQL queries and database design for performance.
* Work as part of a project team to coordinate database development and determine project scope and limitations.
* Develop standard and best practices for Netezza database. Work with application teams closely to implement the standard and best practice.
* Occasional off hours and weekend support required.

Skills:
* Expert knowledge of Netezza appliance systems
* 5+ years of experiences in Netezza database administration
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills.
* Ability to work independently and manage one's time.
* Multi-tasking and organization skill.
* Experience in SDLC and Change Management process.

Education/Experience:
* Associate's degree in computer programming or relevant field required. Bachelor's degree preferred.
* 5-7 years experience required.




About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.
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