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What you’ll be doing...

As a Database Administrator, you will be assisting the database professionals with your knowledge on the database technologies for the availability and performance of the databases, driving operational efficiency by enabling automation and supporting key initiatives.

  • Providing support on database development and administration functions in a RAC configuration, including troubleshooting database issues.
  • Advising clients on new database features, and studies to evaluate the effectiveness of current database architecture.
  • Working closely with stakeholders (onshore and offshore) to troubleshoot live application issues in the timely fashion (CMD, Outages etc.).
  • Recommending database configuration changes to increase database performance.
  • Working collaboratively with Development, Application Support and Quality Assurance teams.
  • Designing architecture for high availability database and security-first approach, sizing/scalability, and performance.
  • Managing the day-to-day production deployment activities through CICD platform by enabling DB deployment through Flyway or Liquibase.
  • Facilitating upskill team through technical training sessions and enable talent transformation.
  • Continuously assess and understand the operational requirements to improve operational performance and business processes.

Where you’ll be working…

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of work experience.
  • Experience in Databases like Oracle, Postgres, Mongo and Cassandra.
  • Experience in the Druid and Memsql database technologies.
  • Knowledge of DB admin function with exposure to cloud migrations (AWS, OCI, GCP).
  • Knowledge of Oracle RAC / Data Guard.
  • Knowledge of AWS Database Admin tasks.
  • Experience in linux shell scripting.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • A Master's degree.
  • Knowledge of Python scripting.
  • Experience in DB maintenance and outage management.
  • Knowledge of NewRelic, Splunk, OEM etc.
  • Knowledge of CI/ CD using GIT, Jenkins, Flyway, Liquibase.
  • Experience in developing data capture logics using Python.
  • Experience in developing functional logics in PostgreSQL and Oracle.
  • Knowledge of database backup and recovery.
  • Experience in Database Tablespace / User / File system management.

If Verizon and this role sound like a fit for you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet every “even better” qualification listed above.

Diversity & Inclusion

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Please note, in countries where there is a COVID-19 related government order or rule, Verizon is required to ensure that all employees accessing our workplace comply with these mandatory requirements. If you work in one of these locations, you will be required to provide us with your vaccination status prior to joining. If this, or any other COVID related requirement applies in your location, we will notify you about this before you start work.

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