Basic Information

Ref number

Req_00079746

Primary Location

MISSOURI

Description and Requirements

Responsible for design, development and implementation of Teradata Server
Database systems. Oversee, perform and manage Teradata Server Projects
and operations. Resolves issues regarding development, operations,
implementations, and system status. Research and recommend options for
department direction on Teradata Management Systems, automated solutions,
server-related topics. Provide technical leadership on complex projects
and research new technology for use by the department.

Responsibilities:

  • Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.
  • Assist Project Managers, Managers, Architects, Directors, and VPs in setting strategies and tactical implementing procedures along with the budget planning.
  • Strong Knowledge in Teradata Architecture and its implementation.
  • Develop long term roadmaps for Teradata Environment.
  • Strong understanding of best practices in maintaining medium to large scale Teradata database systems.
  • Design and Maintain Compliance and Audit Security Controls in alignment with Enterprise Security policies.
  • Monitor system utilization / performance for capacity planning purposes and provide recommendations and action plan to management; plan for business continuity
  • Define and Develop strategy by identifying technology/tools and keep up to date with latest industry trends and make recommendations to management.
  • Automate repeatable administrative procedures like Installation, database health checks, database fragmentation and patching to improve the operational efficiency.
  • Develop Method of Procedures by performing proof of concept or testing of new technologies and guide the team to ensure successful implementation.
  • Clear understanding of Enterprise Architecture & Strategy and IT Governance procedures and policies.
  • Extensive experience in implementing Master Data Management, Data Governance methodologies.
  • Extensive experience in design and maintaining Operational Data Store and DataWare house.
  • Configure, tune and maintain databases.
  • Perform backup and recovery strategies to meet or exceed defined business SLA’s for the Teradata Databases.
  • Excellent presentation skills(MS Project, Visio and Powerpoint)with the ability to communicate effectively with all levels of staff and management.
  • Design and perform disaster recovery plans.
  • Troubleshoot alerts and performance issues.
  • Proficient in setup/using Teradata tools monitoring and diagnostics tool and also to identify/resolve the Performance issues.
  • Experience in Database Design for OLAP applications.
  • Strong knowledge on SDLC (Software Development LifeCycle) and provide direction on Projects.
  • Define and develop strategy and methodology in identifying ETL processing tools.
  • Good knowledge on applications and their integration in the Communications Industry.
  • Assist Developers, Architects, System Administrators and Software Analysts as needed.
  • Experience in leading and mentoring the other DBA’s.
  • Knowledge of Multiple RDBMS and Windows/Linux/Solaris Operating Systems and shell scripting.
  • Develop Cost Effective Design Models.
  • Good understanding and experience of SAN and Tape Backup

Required Skills:

  • Ability to read, write, speak and understand English.
  • Ability to communicate orally and in writing in a clear and straight forward manner
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of management and company personnel
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks
  • Ability to make decisions and solve problems while working under pressure
  • Ability to prioritize and organize effectively
  • Ability to show judgment and initiative and to accomplish job duties
  • Ability to use personal computer and software applications (i.e. word processing, spreadsheet, etc.)
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to work with others to resolve problems, handle requests or situations
  • Ability to effectively consult with department managers and leaders

Benefits:

Medical / Dental / Vision Insurance
Prescription Drug Benefits
Critical Illness Insurance
Life Insurance
Disability / Long-Term Disability / Accident insurance
MotivateMe Wellness Rewards by Cigna
Flexible Spending Accounts
Hospital Indemnity Insurance
Allstate Identity Protection Insurance
MetLaw Legal Services
Nationwide Pet Insurance
401 (K) with Employer matching contribution equal to 100% of elective deferrals that do not exceed 5% of compensation.
TELUS International Employee Share Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
4 weeks Paid Time Off
Employee Referral Bonus
Step-up program
MyGrowth Platform - Internal Learning & Development libraries access
Equal Opportunity Employer:
At TELUS International, we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace. All aspects of employment, including the decision to hire and promote, are based on applicants’ qualifications, merits, competence and performance without regard to any characteristic related to diversity.

Additional Job Description

Position: Teradata DBA Location: Saint Louis, MO