Skills & Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree (in science, computers, information technology or engineering)
Very strong SQL experience gained with a major RDBMS solution (e.g. Oracle, SQLServer etc)
Strong understanding of database technologies gained as either a developer or DBA
Experience of data modelling
Very good Unix skills
Development experience, ideally with Java
Good understanding of IT security
Knowledge of any noSQL technologies and/or Hadoop would be an advantage
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written required.
Organizational and project management skills required.
Successful candidate should possess a strong work ethic, good interpersonal and communication skills and a high energy level.
Ability to independently work with vendors in resolving issues and developing solutions
Able to deliver results independently and without constant supervision.
Proven ability to work with teams that are geographically separated
Should be a self-starter with a high level of initiative.
Excellent oral and written communication skills as candidate are expected to work with onshore & near-shore teams.