Urgently looking for a Teradata Consultant for a contract position at Boca Raton, FL.
Location: Boca Raton, FL.
Duration: 6+ Months.
Serves as an expert consultant to applications developers to provide expertise on database capabilities and constraints
applications developers to provide expertise on database capabilities and constraints
Supports application development teams by recognizing and evaluating database issues and implementing solutions.
Performs data modeling; develops physical designs that demonstrate trade-offs between logical design and system performance
Creates logical and physical database designs
Establishes security and replication procedures
Demonstrates expert understanding of database performance tuning, data backup, recovery and security processes/ procedures
Bachelors degree in related field or equivalent training and experience; Graduate degree preferred
Approximately 8 years experience in related field
5+ years Teradata DBA (V2R6/TD12/TD13) experience, in a production environment required
Participates in 24x7 on-call support rotation
Database Administration and System Monitoring - Comprehensive and practical knowledge of the following:
Extensive experience with system and application troubleshooting, upgrades, workload management, performance tuning, recovery, and capacity planning of the Teradata Database 12/13 in a MP-RAS/Linux environment
Support and implementation of tools and utilities such as Fastload, FastExport, Multiload, TPump, Teradata Parallel Transporter (TPT), Data Mover, Viewpoint, Arcmain including Cluster archives
Serve as an expert consultant to application developers to provide expertise on SQL, Macros, Stored Procedures, Triggers, and AJIs/JIs
Strong knowledge of Teradata database administration best practices required
Interface with the latest BIDW technologies such as Cognos, SAS, DataStage
Fundamental knowledge of operating systems and system development
Communication/Personal? Strong demonstration of the following:
Ability to multi-task under minimum supervision
Detail-oriented and good follow-up skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills with project management and planning experience
Capable to interface closely with internal/external customers and advice on database solutions