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Associate Database Administrator

Location: Hyderabad, Telangana, India


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 216008

External Description:

Teradata is one of the world's largest companies focused on integrated data warehousing, big data analytics, and business applications. Our powerful solutions portfolio and database are the foundation on which we’ve built our leadership position in business intelligence and are designed to address any business or technology need for companies of all sizes .Teradata leverages all the data, all the time, so customers can analyze anything, deploy anywhere, and deliver analytics that matter most to them. We call it pervasive data intelligence, and only Teradata has the industry-leading products, expertise, and services to deliver it today.

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Job Role: Teradata Operations DBA 

Location: Mumbai/Pune/Bangalore/Hyderabad

Exp: 2- 12 Yrs.

Job Summary

  • Working experience as Teradata Database Administrator (DBA) on Unix Platforms
  • Manage and support 24x7 production as well as development databases to ensure maximum availability for various applications
  • Incumbent should perform DBA related tasks in key areas of System Administration, Database Administration, Backup, Archive & Restore Management, Performance Management & Reporting
  • Perform capacity planning, performance monitoring and tuning, Strategies defined for backup/recovery techniques, and problem determination and resolution.
  • Role involves direct interaction with customer/vendors hence good presentation and communication skill is a must
  • Should be a good team player and ability to mentor small groups

Basic Qualification

  • 4 Year Engineering Degree or 3 Year Master of Computer Application
  • 3-12 years of experience as Teradata DBA
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills in English language
  • Must be willing to provide 24x7 support on a rotational basis
  • Must be willing to travel – both short-term and long-term if required

Key Responsibilities

  • User Management
  • Security Management
  • Space Management
  • Workload Management
  • Backup and Recovery
  • Unix Shell and Batch Scripting
  • Project Deliverables
  • Automations
  • Follow ITIL processes
  • Manage Customer Meetings and Co-ordinating with Teradata GSC

Mandatory Skills

  • System Performance monitoring using Teradata Viewpoint
  • Proficient in Teradata tools like Teradata Administrator/SQL Assistant /TSET etc.
  • User, Objects and Security management as per Teradata Best practices
  • Hands-on experience in Statistics Management
  • Ability to write efficient SQL & exposure to query tuning
  • Good at Unix commands and basic scripting
  • Hands-on experience using DSA
  • Strong debugging skills
  • Well versed with ticketing system/production change request/ Incident management
  • Exposure to backup and restore process using Veritas netBackup(TARA)/netvault/Tivoli etc.
  • Exposed in managing/maintaining lower environments like Development/QA boxes
  • Exposure to Teradata Utilities
  • Exposure to troubleshoot FastLoad / Multiloading/ FastExport/ BTEQ/ TPT and should be good at error handling
  • Exposure to coordination of Software/Hardware Upgrade Activities
  • Exposure to TASM/TDWM
  • Exposure to MVC, Capacity planning and performance Management
  • Exposure to DWH Env (Knowledge of ETL/DI/BI Reporting)
  • Exposure to PDCR Reporting and Analysis

Desirable Skills

  • Experience with Teradata in a cloud environment (public or private) is a plus
  • Working knowledge on UNIX shell scripting and Python skills
  • Understanding of data archive/restore policies
  • Automating various processes
  • Exposure to environment where ETL/BI tools such as Informatica, DataStage, Business Objects, SAS, Microstrategy, Tableau, Power BI were an important part of the environment
  • Understanding of Logical Data Model/Physical Data Model
  • Understanding of Normalization and De-normalization concept

CountryEEOText_Description: Why We Think You’ll Love Teradata We prioritize a people-first culture because we know our people are at the very heart of our success. We embrace a flexible work model because we trust our people to make decisions about how, when, and where they work. We focus on well-being because we care about our people and their ability to thrive both personally and professionally. We are an anti-racist company because our dedication to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is more than a statement. It is a deep commitment to doing the work to foster an equitable environment that celebrates people for all of who they are.

City: Hyderabad

State: Telangana

Community / Marketing Title: Associate Database Administrator

Job Category: Consulting

Company Profile:

Our Company

At Teradata, we believe that people thrive when empowered with better information. That’s why we built the most complete cloud analytics and data platform for AI. By delivering harmonized data, trusted AI, and faster innovation, we uplift and empower our customers—and our customers’ customers—to make better, more confident decisions. The world’s top companies across every major industry trust Teradata to improve business performance, enrich customer experiences, and fully integrate data across the enterprise.

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