Database Architect/Administrator in Herndon, VA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 5/13/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Herndon, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/13/2020
  • Job ID:
    20-00764

Job Description

4 Years of experience in networking, server virtualization, or Cloud transitions.
Gathers requirements and designs Public, Private, and Hybrid Cloud based system deployments and system transitions. Architecting and planning migrations to commercial cloud service providers such as Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure and Office 365, Google Cloud Platform, or similar cloud platforms. May perform in a supervisory or technical lead role on a team of Architects leading the design and recommendations. A Cloud Solution Architect 2 generally does not perform the actual implementation of the solution. The following types of tasks may be performed by the Cloud Solution Architect 2.
Work with end users and application experts to elicit requirements for designing and deploying scalable, highly available, and fault tolerant systems in cloud based systems
Lift and shift planning for an existing on-premises application to cloud based systems
Ingress and egress planning for data migration to and from cloud based systems
Selecting the appropriate cloud service based on data, compute, database, or security requirements
Integration with on-premises enterprise networks and systems
Identifying appropriate use of cloud architectural best practices
Estimating cloud costs and identifying cost control mechanisms
Providing tasking and oversight over other technical members of the team performing the design and architecture
Providing technical clarity and direction to Cloud IaaS, PaaS, and SaaS Consultants as needed
Reviews final work products for correctness and adherence to design concepts
DevOps Explerience
Experience designing effiecient database models with ability to work with developers using tools such as Flyaway or Liquibase.
Support team in developing SQL scripts that might aggregate data from multiple sources, scrub data removing PII, developer or manage test data
Experience with multiple Relational and NoSQL databases inculding Postgresl, Elasticsearch and MongoDB
SQL and NoSQL DB
PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch/Solr, MongoDB, Open Source SQL and NoSQL databases
BIg Data/Hadoop is nice to have such as Kafka Spark and NiFi
Agile Development

Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology (IT), Engineering, or related discipline or substitute 4 years' experience involving cloud based architecture or implementation. Obtaining and maintaining an industry recognized applicable Cloud Computing vendor certification can be substituted for a BS Degree.


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