Database Administrator (DBA) - Couchbase / Cassandra

Company: IBM
Location: Durham, North Carolina, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 29.AUG.2021


IntroductionAt IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell...


IntroductionAt IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.Your Role and ResponsibilitiesWho You Are...The Data Services team for AI Apps is seeking a Database Administrator to support the database server's installation, configuration and problem management/resolution of issues of systems for production readiness. Possessing demonstrated ability to implement new technologies, tools, and methods, you have an in-depth knowledge of Cassandra & Couchbase, including hands-on experience in installation, upgrades, backup technology, High Availability and Performance Tuning.What you'll do...Working in a 24 x 7 project team environment, you'll provide client support of the infrastructure by performing administrative functions of the Cassandra/Couchbase to include vendor supported tools, support of IBM standard tools and maintain servers in accordance to customer agreed upon security settings. You'll ensure Cassandra/Couchbase runs at optimal health, and perform performance troubleshooting as necessary (I/O, CPU, identify bottlenecks, etc.). Specifically for each database environment:Cassandra...+ Execute multi DC setup+ Troubleshoot performance problems+ Ability to run standard maintenance (repair, snapshots, restore )Couchbase...+ Maintain a cluster with multi node / multi service setup+ Perform backups and restores+ Setup XDCR replication across multi cluster environments+ Migration of bucket(s) to new cluster(s)Today's operating environment demands a stack that's responsive to the innovative enterprise - one that can leverage all data types & access the latest technologies. Be part of a diverse and global team of thinkers and doers - people who want to make an impact, cultivate their expertise and collaborate with some of the world's top business and technology professionals. We're hiring ...JOIN US.Keywords...\#DBA #agile #couchbase #cassandra #multidc # #standupRequired Technical and Professional ExpertiseIn addition to your strong written and verbal communication skills, you'll possess at least 5+ years' experience in the following...+ Demonstrated knowledge of Linux and Windows environments+ Demonstrated knowledge of Installing configuring Cassandra and Couchbase+ Demonstrated knowledge of various backup procedures including storage level replication+ Demonstrated knowledge of Disaster Recovery proceduresPreferred Technical and Professional Expertise+ 8+ years' experience as a Sr. DBA working with Couchbase and Cassandra databases+ Experience with SHELL/Ansible scriptingAbout Business UnitIBM's Cloud and Cognitive software business is committed to bringing the power of IBM's Cloud and Watson/AI technologies to life for our clients and ecosystem partners around the world. IBM provides you with the most comprehensive and consistent approach to development, security and operations across hybrid environments-with complete software solutions for business and IT operations, development, data science, security, and management. Our experts and software capabilities help organizations develop applications once and deploy them anywhere, integrate security across the breadth of their IT estate, and automate operations with management visibility. With IBM, you also have access to new skills and methods, governance and management approaches, and a deep ecosystem of industry experts and partners.Your matters to you when you're looking for your next career challenge?Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities - where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust - where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.About IBMIBM's greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that through the application of intelligence, reason and science, we can improve business, society and the human condition, bringing the power of an open hybrid cloud and AI strategy to life for our clients and partners around the world.Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are not only one of the largest corporate organizations in the world, we're also one of the biggest technology and consulting employers, with many of the Fortune 50 companies relying on the IBM Cloud to run their business. At IBM, we pride ourselves on being an early adopter of artificial intelligence, quantum computing and blockchain. Now it's time for you to join us on our journey to being a responsible technology innovator and a force for good in the world.Location StatementIBM offers a wide range of resources for eligible IBMers to thrive both inside and outside of work. In addition to a competitive benefits program consisting of medical and life insurance, retirement plans, and time off, eligible employees may also have access to:*12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. Family care options are also available to support eligible employees during COVID-19.*World-class training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform. IBM's learning culture supports your restless attitude to grow your skills and build the depth and scale of knowledge needed to achieve your career goals.*Well-being programs to support mental and physical health.*Financial programs that empower you to plan, save, and manage your money (including expert financial counseling, 401(k), IBM stock discount, etc.).*Select educational reimbursement opportunities.*Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups where you can network and connect with IBMers across the globe.*Giving and volunteer programs to benefit charitable organizations and local communities.*Discounts on retail products, services, and experiences.We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.Being is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

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