Database Migration – Cloud Specialist – Global Enterprise

Database Migration Global Delivery (DMGD) team enables and supports global enterprises in their journey from on-premise database to cloud. You will collaborate with our customers and partners on key engagements and will develop and deliver proof-of-concept projects, technical workshops, feature comparisons, and execute migration projects.

You will be based in Hyderabad and might have to travel globally to ensure customer success.

Experience

15+ years of experience in a technical position working for enterprise customers.

Qualification

  • 10+ years of experience in database development/migration using PL/pgSQL.
  • 5 + years mentoring and leading a team.
  • 5+ years hands-on experience on PostgreSQL.
  • Experience with databases of 1-10TB in size across multiple database platforms (e.g. PostgreSQL, Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, MariaDB, etc.).
  • Proven expertise on architecture patterns and continuous improvement.
  • Experience with heterogenous database migrations from one database engine to another.
  • Experience in performance optimization techniques.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer science or equivalent.
  • Cloud Solutions Architect Certified.
  • High end Troubleshooting and Communication skills.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations.
  • Customer facing skills to represent cloud platform well within the customer’s environment and drive discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, project management and risk mitigation.
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges.
  • Proven experience with software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile/iterative methodologies required
    Integration of cloud services with on-premise technologies from Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, HP, SAP etc.
  • Scripting language (bash, Perl, python).
  • Experience in Database Administration – backup/restore, replication, etc.
  • Experience in ETL workflow management.
  • Experience in non-relational databases – DynamoDB, Mongo, etc.
  • Experience in MPP data warehouse solutions – Redshift, Greenplum, etc.

Responsibilities

  • Employ customer facing skills to represent cloud well within the customer’s environment and drive discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, standard methodologies, project management and risk mitigation.
  • Work directly with customers’ technical and business teams to devise and recommend solutions based on the understood requirements.
  • As a leader of the team/project, ensure success in designing, building and migrating applications, databases, and services on the cloud platform.
  • Help design and implement cloud RDS, Aurora and/or Redshift architectures and configurations for customer.
  • Think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges in an enterprise environment.
  • Analyze on premise transactional database environments such as Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL and/or Postgres, evaluate and plan migrations to cloud RDS, Aurora.
  • Participate in architectural discussions and design exercises to create large scale solutions built on cloud and also be part of the development lifecycle.
  • Identity workarounds for specific issues and corner scenarios observed during migration.
  • Automate solutions for repeatable problems.
  • Develop test plan to demonstrate application/database readiness post migration.
  • Consult for optimal design of database environments, analysing complex distributed production.deployments, and making recommendations to optimize performance.
  • Develop innovative solutions to complex business and technology problems.
  • Educate customers on the value proposition of cloud and cloud services.
  • Conduct technical sessions for internal teams, partners and customers.
  • Travel to customer locations when required to sell and deliver professional services.

Job Location

Hyderabad

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