Senior Associate, Database Engineering-IHM
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TITLE: Senior Associate, Database Engineering
DUTIES: DFS Corporate Services LLC seeks Senior Associate, Database Engineering in Riverwoods, IL to define users and enable data distribution to the right user, in appropriate format and in a timely manner. Provide support on Teradata Database nodes. Participate in building database systems of high availability and quality depending on each end user’s specialized role. Design and implement database in accordance to end users information needs and views. Utilize high-speed transaction recovery techniques and backup data. Provide proactive and reactive data management support and training to users. Perform tests and evaluations regularly to ensure data security, privacy and integrity. Monitor database performance, implement changes and apply new patches and versions when required. Promote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS : Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Business Administration, Engineering, Computer Engineering or a related field and five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in job offered or related occupation: providing application support including development, testing and production installation; providing database consulting services including capacity planning for new Database Servers, devising backup and DR Strategies based on application criticality; and utilizing technologies including Teradata, Query grid, Protegrity, Aster, Bar DSA Architecture, Unity, SUSE Linux system architecture, MS SQL Server, SSIS, SSRS, SSAS and Windows. In the alternative, the employer will accept a Master’s Degree and three (3) years of experience in the above listed skills.
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