Cassandra Consultant at Prism IT Corp

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Employer: Prism IT Corp

Expires: 04/10/2020

Job : Cassandra ConsultantSkill (Primary) : Technical Skills (ERS)-Databases-NoSQL-CassandraExperience : 7-12 YearsQualification : B TechLocation : ConnecticutJob Description : • Degree in computer science/information systems, engineering or related field preferred; or a corresponding number of years’ experience in technical operations or software engineering. • 5-6 years of experience in managing Cassandra.• Demonstrable experience and knowledge with key value, column oriented, and document store non-relational database systems such as Cassandra • 2-4 years of experience implementing solutions on AWS. Demonstrable skills in writing automation using Cloud formation and Chef. Solid understanding of DynamoDB, Redshift and other AWS technology. • Experience implementing database security including on wire and at rest encryption. • 2-4 years’ experience with Linux system administration, configuration, troubleshooting, performance tuning, and security procedures; experience with Windows desired. • 2-4 years’ experience with relevant scripting languages or programming frameworks desired (Python, Ruby). • Expertise in database/data design and architectural principles and methodologies.• 3 or more years of operational experience supporting robust e-commerce, gaming or online businesses in a 24X7 production environment. • Expertise configuring, implementing and supporting high availability redundancy strategies for data-centric systems. • Expertise with Disaster Recovery planning and implementation. •Excellent knowledge of hardware, storage, RAID, and disk subsystem technologies as they pertain to data-centric systems; experience with SAN technologies desired.• Excellent systems documentation and diagramming skills. •Experience with project management methodologies, including the handling of complex projects. • Demonstrated experience with troubleshooting systems issues and effectively diagnosing problems. • Thorough understanding of TCP/IP fundamentals (DNS, TCP, HTTP), general networking technologies, network architecture and connectivity troubleshooting.-Knowledge of enterprise storage solutions including SAN and NAS. Reviews migration planning of large, complex deploys. -Leads significant efforts of a large system implementation, conversion or project; provides leadership across multiple efforts simultaneously. -Implements process changes within the project team as part of continuous team improvement.-Interacts regularly with functional teams including (but not limited to) Marketing, Product, Customer Support, and Quality to gather and disseminate information regarding product builds and progress.-Introduces new technologies, methodologies, and processes to client; keeps informed on new technologies and establishes justification for applicable uses within client. -Presents technologies and analysis to management to determine purchase and usage.-Leads the organization with research initiatives to improve extensibility, flexibility, and performance of client’s systems and applications.-Provides consulting and advisory services to internal enterprise users of the platform. – Leads or advises pr