Cassandra / Database Engineer W2 Only


: $88,940.00 - $130,620.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time


: Information Technology

Creates and manages databases for a company or organization. Must also install and configure the database. Must make sure that the databases are secure and that they function properly. Must carry out constant testing and monitoring to make sure that the database is functioning as it should. This often requires troubleshooting, so problem-solving skills are important. Extensive experience with administering and providing support for databases. Must sometimes create a database that is easy for end users to enter data into. Advanced experience with Oracle and SQL is usually necessary. Install, upgrade, and maintain databases. Document database schemas and models, including functions, tables, and stored procedures as well as data dictionaries. Monitor databases and apply patches, execute scripts, and create backups to ensure access and the consistency of data. Support and maintain software to interface with databases.

Job Requirements:

5+ years of database engineering

Databases: Oracle, Cassandra, RDS, Aurora.

Source Control: GitHub Scripting languages: Python, bash, batch.

Monitoring: AppDynamics, Wavefront, Splunk.

Configuration Management: Terraform, CloudFormation, Chef, Puppet, Ansible.

Hosting: AWS, Google Cloud, Azure.

Associated topics: data administrator, data architect, data center, data engineer, data integration, data quality, data scientist, data warehouse, database, sybase * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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