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IT Senior Database Administrator - Mongo DB

IT Senior Database Administrator - Mongo DB
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The IT Senior Database Administrator administers, oversees database implementation and design both on premise and on private and public cloud. The role is responsible for database administration, performance monitoring and tuning, capacity planning, new database implementation, security, patches and upgrades. The role will troubleshoot problems related to databases, enforces policies and standards for all database activities, ensures all databases including the backups are healthy, monitors as well as maintains and organizes reporting for the databases.


Key Activities

1. Administer the mongo database and support the mongo related daily activities.
2. Install, deploy and manage MongoDB on physical and virtual machines. 
3. Highly skilled in mongo performance tuning for high throughput and large data loads.
4. Manage mongo DB in AWS EC2 environment.
5. Configure large-scale MongoDB shared clusters. 
6. Support MongoDB in a high availability, multi-data center environment. 
7. Administer MongoDB Ops Manager, backups and automation. Automate routine tasks with shell scripts and industry standard tools
8. Improve database backups and regular recovery testing.
9. Secure Mongo DB environment with standard security practices.
10. Document data modelling on Mongo DB for application requirement and better performance.
11. Maintain database performance and capacity planning. 
12. Write documentation and collaborate with technical peers online 
13. Design mongo DB for high availability and for data center failures. 
14. Administer and support daily MySQL database tasks.
15. Administer and support daily Oracle database tasks.

Minimum Qualification

University Graduate specializing in IT, Math or Science


4+ years Mongo deployment experience
4+ years MongoDB production support
4+ years Linux OS experience in a production environment
Experience in Cloudera Big data platform is plus.
BS or BA degree, Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent education, training or work experience 
MongoDB Ops Manager experience
Experience on mongo sharing

Knowledge / Skills

Linux Shell scripting
Extensive Mongo DBA skills
Scripting skills (JavaScript)
Scripting skills (Python or Ruby) 

Certificate / License required

MongoDB certification.
ITIL Certification
AWS or AZURE Cloud certification 


Customer Focus
Team work
Effective Communication
Personal Accountability & Commitment to achieve
Resilience and Flexibility (Can do attitude)

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