Reports to the US Database manager. You’ll be part of Global Implementation & Operational team, supporting the Operational & migration activities of mission critical infrastructure of Ensono’s clients, delivering a responsive and exceptional support service for client events and requests.
We are looking for a passionate Cloud DBA who can bring strong expertise to help transform/support our Azure database technologies.
The job entails:
Primary role will be to support our existing & new clients.
Working with clients on issues, requests related to Projects.
Working proactively and reviewing high level project requirements and deliverables.
Lead & guide the team during major incidents & Outages
You will achieve common goals with our teams to create a positive learning environment where knowledge sharing will help all associates be able to support the environment in the public cloud. The position will be challenging with opportunities to work on a broad range of Cloud technologies and products.
Apply your depth of knowledge and experience towards enabling our clients to transition to the cloud.
Responsible for client project initiatives and support for the cloud database environment.
Ensure the continuous availability of our client’s critical systems.
Lead database migrations to the Cloud
Design and enhance, upgrade, or build new client cloud database environments
Work closely with clients daily on projects, troubleshooting, or consultations.
Define and maintain Cloud Database standards and governance
Mentor the team, documenting all the process & eliminate single point of failure.
Design/Implement HA/DR & Backup strategies.
8+ year’s professional experience as a SQL DBA with minimum 4 years strong experience in working with Azure databases.
Proven multi-year expertise in architecting Azure SQL Server infrastructure and database instances in both IaaS and PaaS.
Proven experience as a key decision maker in Azure design, infrastructure, and strategic directions.
Expertise in provisioning both IaaS and PaaS SQL instances.
Experience in SQL Performance tuning.
Experience in On Prem to Cloud Migrations.
Experience in automating manual tasks using shell or Python or Perl or PowerShell or Open-source tools.
Experience in working on Linux environments.
Experience in working with Azure Data factory.
Have in depth knowledge on SQL Server Replication & H/A technologies.
In-depth knowledge of IT industry database technologies and processes and business applications integrated with database technologies.
Product automation knowledge: Ansible, Terraform, PowerShell, etc.
Proficient with PostgreSQL or other cloud-based NoSQL database platform is a plus.
Experience in an Agile or Scrum Environment
Experience building solutions to migrate Oracle/SQL databases to PostgreSQL.
Experience with cloud databases on AWS or GCP is a plus.
Experience with Datadog or SQL Log Analytics is a plus.
Certification in Azure and GCP or AWS is a plus.
Ability to work independently, analyze the requirement, and provide solutions.
A ‘client centric’ approach
Excellent demonstrable English written and verbal communication skills
Able to communicate in groups with confidence and conviction
Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure
Excellent team working skills are essential
Ability to document processes and procedures in a clear, concise, and logical manner
At least 8 years’ experience in a SQL DBA with 4+ years on Azure.