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Greenplum Database Consultant Job at EMC Nigeria
« on: Sep 02, 2013, 05:31 PM »
Job Title: Database Consultant (Greenplum)

Employer: EMC – Nigeria


•   The Database Administrator will have responsibility and ownership of the assigned database application.

•   Responsible for accepting the database design, agreeing on database management system acquisitions, performing or checking sizing results, acquiring requisite system software and system/storage devices, performing data change control, installing upgrading database software, implementing production/test and staging databases.

•   Typically maintains a dictionary or repository.

•   Assists operations staff in the setup of the required operations environment for running the system.

•   Will assist in the provision of agreed service levels to the user /business, monitoring the system (deriving statistics for usage, performance, problems, utilization, etc).

•   Ensures integrity of data in the database as per defined database constraints and helps to maintain and define such constraints with active participation from development groups.

•   Administers and implements security integrity controls.

•   Follows and adheres to policies, procedures and standards relating to database management.


•   Analyzes issues and uses judgment to make decisions. Escalates non-standard problems or issues.

•   Maintains database objects, dictionaries. Maintains lists, control tables (and records) and uses pre-defined coding schemes necessary to process data with active help from development/user groups and senior database administrators and modifies this documentation. Conducts data validation checks using a pre-defined methodology.

•   May have responsibility for administering several less complex aspects in a developmental project.

•   Develop, upgrade, and maintain small to medium size database systems.

•   Perform security management by auditing and maintaining roles, privileges, and user profiles.

•   Consistently performs event management by acting on alerts and notifications, and following pre-defined operational fixes.

•   Responsible for DBA responsibilities of the assigned system. Perform environment builds and refreshes.

Desired Skills & Experience:


•   Knowledge and experience of Greenplum products/technologies

•   Knowledge of Unix, Windows NT/2000/98, Internet Security, Oracle ERP.

•   Communication skills.

•   Understanding of business environment.

•   Knowledge of job associated database/software/documentation.

Profile Requirements:

•   4 – 5 year college degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent

•   Workign experience of Greenplum products/technologies

•   5-7 years of experience working in an Oracle, Informatica, UNIX production data warehousing environment as a Data Warehouse developer

•   5-7 years of experience with Oracle databases (10g or higher preferred) and expertise in SQL and PL/SQL programming and performance tuning on UNIX

•   Working on MPP database as IBM Netezza or Oracle Exadata a plus

•   Leadership Capabilities Required

Company Description: EMC provides the technologies and tools that can help you release the power of your information.

Type: Contract

Experience: Mid-Senior level

Functions: Information Technology

Industries: Information Technology and Services

Job ID: 7070029

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Greenplum Database Consultant Job at EMC Nigeria
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