NoSQL/Caching Senior Engineer

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  • Location:

    Irving

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Job ref:

    812246

  • Published:

    24 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    02/10/2023

  • Startdate:

    ASAP


NoSQL/Caching Senior Engineer is a senior level position responsible for leading a variety of engineering activities including the architect, design, deployment of DB infrastructure in coordination with the other Technology team. The overall objective of this role is to lead efforts to ensure quality standards are being met within existing and planned framework.
Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate and assess existing and new NoSQL and data caching products
  • Define standard build configuration for provisioning on physical, virtual and containerized environments
  • Validate compatibility and integration to dependent components and tools
  • Provide guidance on deployment architecture and resource sizing based upon application workload
  • Provide L3 support on product errors and issues
  • Liaising and communicating regularly and effectively both internally (application teams, management, developers, security officers etc.) and with vendors
  • Continuous process improvement
  • Focus on providing customer solutions rather than just product certification
  • Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Company, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.


Qualifications:

  • 6-10 years of relevant experience in an Engineering role
  • Experience working in Financial Services or a large complex and/or global environment
  • Project Management experience
  • Consistently demonstrates clear and concise written and verbal communication
  • Comprehensive knowledge of design metrics, analytics tools, benchmarking activities and related reporting to identify best practices
  • Demonstrated analytic/diagnostic skills
  • Ability to work in a matrix environment and partner with virtual teams
  • Ability to work independently, multi-task, and take ownership of various parts of a project or initiative
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage to tight deadlines or unexpected changes in expectations or requirements
  • Proven track record of operational process change and improvement



Skills Required:

  • Extensive experience in several of the following areas:
  • Caching products, especially Redis, Couchbase or GemFire
  • NoSQL products, especially MongoDB, Neo4j or Cassandra
  • Linux operating system, especially Red Hat
  • Database administration or development
  • OpenShift or other containerization frameworks
  • Automation tools such as Ansible and Chef
  • Monitoring/Alerting and GUI/IDE tools, either vendor provided or 3rd-party
  • Agile methodologies such as scrum and kanban using JIRA
  • Product certification including security assessment and solution documentation
  • BI tools such as Tableau, Power BI or QlikView


Education:

  • Bachelor's degree/University degree or equivalent experience
  • Master's degree preferred

Digital Intelligence Systems, LLC (DISYS) is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.