When you join Verizon

Verizon is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our shared ambition to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

Database administration tasks include ensuring database availability and performance tuning, DB deployments, Quarterly maintenance and Upgrade operations, backup and recovery operations.

  • Performing day to day Cassandra database administration tasks and troubleshooting the DB issues.
  • Building Cassandra Cluster with multiple nodes and Upgrade Cassandra.
  • Working on Cassandra Data Model and Keyspace management.
  • Working on Cassandra security with SSL across Cluster nodes.
  • Working on Define and establish best practices with Cassandra including configuration, DB monitoring and backups of the cluster.
  • Working on Design, configure and maintain an Apache Cassandra cluster, including Datastax Enterprise Graph.
  • Working on Analyze data access patterns and identify hotspots and bottlenecks.
  • Working on Design and review data models and help developers plan high performing queries.
  • Managing storage capacity of the cluster and helping plan for growth based on future project goals.
  • Working on Diagnose and troubleshoot production issues as needed.
  • Working on documenting the issues.
  • Working on data migration and data loads, Oracle to Cassandra.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of work experience.
  • One or more years of Cassandra Database Administration with AWS certified professional/working knowledge.
  • Experience in Cassandra Data Model and Keyspace management.
  • Experience in JSON scripting.
  • Experience in Build Cassandra Cluster with multiple nodes and Upgrade Cassandra.
  • Experience with DevOps technologies like Ansible, Python.
  • Experience in Backup and recovery of Cassandra databases.
  • Experience in Writing, monitoring jobs and managing it.
  • AWS Certified/Working knowledge in AWS/Cloud environment.
  • Experience in Working knowledge on Cassandra, AWS, and PostgreSQL.

Even better you have:

  • A degree.
  • Experience in DevOps Technologies.
  • Experience in Shell scripting.