Database Engineer
Job ID
21528
Posted
03-Aug-2021
Service line
Advisory Segment
Role type
Full-time
Areas of Interest
Digital & Technology / Information Technology
Location(s)
Gurgaon - Haryana - India
JOB SUMMARY  

Manages and maintains various, complex production and non-production databases. Responsible for standards and design of physical data storage, maintenance, access, and security administration. Optimizes database access and allocates/re-allocates database resources for optimum configuration, database performance and cost.


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES  

Installs, upgrades, refreshes, and maintains all database environments.

Performs day to day database administrative tasks, such as: proactive monitoring, error checking, performance tuning, trouble-shooting, back-up and recovery.

Collaborates with project teams to set up database, database interface, and production set-up and configuration.

Manages user security and access to databases to provide controlled access environment.

Investigates, reviews, applies, and tests all patches and bug fixes in database environment and provide consultation on patch management, custom interface design and operational implementation.

Assists developers with logical database design, table layouts, indexes, and storage structures for optimal application design and performance.

Analyzes project needs, determines resources needed, and gives recommendations.

In compliance with regulatory requirements, moves software code from test to production environment.

Performs other duties as assigned.


SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES  

No formal supervisory responsibilities in this position. Provides informal assistance such as technical guidance, and/or training to coworkers. May lead project teams and/or plan, and supervise assignments of lower level employees.

QUALIFICATIONS  

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


EDUCATION and EXPERIENCE  

Bachelor's degree (BA/BS) in a related field such as information systems, mathematics, or computer science or equivalent work experience. Requires technical knowledge in multiple disciplines/processes. Typically has 5 - 7 years of relevant work experience.


CERTIFICATES and/or LICENSES  

Relevant database certification preferred.


COMMUNICATION SKILLS  

Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills. Ability to provide efficient, timely, reliable and courteous service to customers. Ability to effectively present information.


FINANCIAL KNOWLEDGE  

Requires advanced knowledge of financial terms and principles. Ability to calculate intermediate figures such as percentages, discounts, and commissions. Conducts advanced financial analysis.


REASONING ABILITY  

Ability to comprehend, analyze, and interpret complex documents. Ability to solve problems involving several options in situations. Requires advanced analytical and quantitative skills.


OTHER SKILLS and ABILITIES  

Understanding of database techniques and strategies such as Mirroring, log shipping and sql replication.


SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY  

Decisions made with thorough understanding of procedures, company policies, and business practices to achieve general results and deadlines. Responsible for setting work unit and/or project deadlines. Errors in judgment may cause short-term impact to department.