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