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Who is Mastercard

We are the global technology company behind the worlds fastest payments processing network We are a vehicle for commerce, a connection to financial systems for the previously excluded, a technology innovation lab, and the home of Priceless We ensure every employee has the opportunity to be a part of something bigger and to change lives We believe as our company grows, so should you We believe in connecting everyone to endless, priceless possibilities

Job Title

Database Engineer

The Digital Service Delivery team is looking for a candidate who can help us solve problems, build and maintain our databases, and lead Mastercard in Database automation and best practices
Are you a born problem solver who loves to figure out how something works
Do you have a low tolerance for manual work and look to automate everything you can
Are you interested in leading the database realm for a high-functioning Engineering team
Have you worked in global teams across differing geographies
Do you an entrepreneurial spirit and embrace critical questioning, innovation, customer service and continuous improvement
Database Engineering (DE) supports Mastercard Business Systems and Operations across the globe As part of Technology Operations, DE drives the database engineering best practice, governance and standards in Mastercard As a Sr Engineer part of the Digital Service Delivery team, you will leverage your knowledge and skills to deploy and manage various database technologies in Test and Production environments for global products ranging from Developer APIs to Digital Checkout to Card Tokenization

Major Accountabilities for this role
Managing wide variety databases, particularly must be highly experienced in database backup and recovery, performance tuning, and high availability configuration Database technologies include (but are not limited to) Oracle, MS-SQL Server, PostgreSQL, DB2, MongoDB, Redis The ideal candidate should have experience in more than one database technology
Forward thinking infrastructure automation and scripting skills
Leads in managing clients expectations and communicates proactively
Requires little supervision while identifying tasks associated with responsibilities
Collaborates with other DBAs, participates in internal projects and leads some initiatives
Provide DBA suggestions and input on direction for database domain strategy
Guides and provides direction for use of best practices and application database solutions to Mastercards development teams
Reviews new tools and products that assist in providing database support and services
Plans and coordinates data migrations between systems

Education (preferred)
Bachelors Degree in Information systems or equivalent experience

Knowledge/Experience (preferred)
In-depth knowledge of database management (Installation, creation of new instances, space management, database reorganization and internals, backup and recovery, replication, performance monitoring and troubleshooting, identification of bottlenecks in locks, waits)
Strong working knowledge of RDBMS and NoSQL databases with relevant certifications
Good understanding of security standards and best practices around database platforms
Hands-on database tuning and troubleshooting experience
Intermediate knowledge of Oracle replication implementation (Golden Gate/DataGuard)
Intermediate knowledge of Oracle internals
Intermediate knowledge of Oracle middleware (OEM)
Intermediate knowledge of Oracle physical database tuning
Intermediate knowledge of SQL tuning background
Working knowledge of backup/recovery using RMAN for Oracle and Mongo OpsManager for Mongo
Working PL/SQL coding background
Intermediate implementation knowledge of partitioning and/or sharding concepts
Working knowledge of Oracle RAC, Cluster Resource software and Oracle features
Knowledge of multiple database technologies (including but not limited to) Oracle, MS-SQL Server, PostgreSQL, DB2, MongoDB, Redis The ideal candidate should have experience in more than one database technology
Understanding of CAP theorem and its implementation in NoSQL Technologies
MongoDB design principals, cluster connectivity, security and the factors that affect distributed system performance Additional expertise in managing Redis cache is a plus
Mongo Database Administration activities - cluster configuration, upgrades, patches and security
Understanding of logical and physical data models on structured and unstructured data patterns
Demonstrates an understanding of Database Engineerings role in supporting business processes
Demonstrates the ability to participate in cross functional teams for estimating, application designs, and implementation strategies

Uses strong verbal and written communication skills to build awareness and to proactively promote DBAs position in support of sound database structures, data governance and other Corporate strategies
Ability to multi-task and prioritize efforts
Ability to pick up new technologies at a quick pace
Ability to work with team members located in multiple geographies
Displays excellent collaborative skills with cross-functional teams
Provide positive customer service to internal business partners

Mastercard is an inclusive Equal Employment Opportunity employer that considers applicants without regard to gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, disabled or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law

If you require accommodations or assistance to complete the online application process, please contact reasonableaccommodationmastercardcom and identify the type of accommodation or assistance you are requesting Do not include any medical or health information in this email The Reasonable Accommodations team will respond to your email promptly

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Educational/Training
Functional Area : IT Software : Software Products & Services
Role : Database Administration (DBA)
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 11th Jan 2020

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