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About Cognizant

Job Description

We are looking for SQL DBA for an immediate need.This is a client facing role & the candidate will have regular interactions with various client managers.

Install, manage & troubleshoot multi node multisite SQL Server clusters and Standalone SQL server version 2012/2014/2016

Core DBA activities, solution designing, trouble-shooting, provisioning SQL Servers and backup issues.

Experience of Databases migration and post migration support

HA and disaster recovery solutions on SQL2012/2014 using cluster setups and availability groups creation

Liaising with application teams on incidents related to SQL Server 2008/2012/2014/2016 database

Designing automation solutions for operational excellence and cost savings to customer.

Implementing and Maintaining Log Shipping | Database| Clustering | Mirroring | Always On HADR

SQL Server Virtualization & Consolidation

SQL Server Setup, Installation, Version Upgrade & Architect Setup

SQL Server Hardening & Best Practice Implementation

Capacity Planning, Load Balancing & Scaling out SQL Server

Design and Implement Database Backup Restore & Disaster Recovery Strategy

Plan, Design and Scheduled Database Maintenance & Administrative Tasks

Auditing SQL Server Security

Enabling and implementing TDE on Azure Databases

Schedule SQL Jobs | SQL Server across multiple Servers

Installing and Configuring Integration Services

Deployed and Scheduled DTS | SSIS Packages

Installing and Configuring Reporting Services on Clustered Environment for High Availability

Created basic Reports to meet Ad hoc business requirement

Publishing / Deploying Report on multiple Report Servers

Managing Shared Data sources and permissions

Assigning report level permissions to Secure business information

Upgraded / Migrated SQL Server reporting services

Create Database(s) on SQL AZURE

Setting up SQL Azure Firewall

Create, manage SQL Server AZURE Databases

Installing & Configuring SQL Server Analysis Services on clustered environment

Memory Management for SQL Server Analysis Services

Cube Deployment using BIDS, deployment wizard, XLMA Script

OLAP / CUBE database (s) synchronization

Should have knowledge of Backup Tools (Commvault, MariaDB Xtra Backup, NetBackup, RMAN)

Knowledge of Monitoring, Mgmt. & Scheduling Tools (OEM, MONyog, Splunk, SSMS, Zenoss, Nagios,, SiteScope, Spotlight, BMC Patrol & Foglight, UC4, DB Scheduler, Tidal, MS SCOM, vCOPS, vCM, Cloud watch)

Knowledge of Cloud Platforms (AWS, Azure, Openstack)

Knowledge of Automation Tools (, Ansible, Chef, Puppet)

Experience working with Ticketing Tools (Service Now, BMC Remedy, Jira, CA ITSM)

We are looking for applicants who have a flair for technology and are willing to take up challenging assignments.

* Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.

Applicants are required to be eligible to lawfully work in the U.S. immediately; employer will not sponsor applicants for U.S. work authorization (such as an H-1B visa) for this opportunity.

About Cognizant

Cognizant is a provider of information technology, consulting, and business process outsourcing services.

10001 employees

500 frank west burr boulevard

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