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Cognizant Technology Solutions Saint Louis , MO 63150

Posted 4 months ago

Cognizant is hiring for "MS SQL DBA"- St Louis, MO. Interested candidates who are willing to relocate within the USA can apply. Relocation assistance will be provided

Note:"Cognizant will not sponsor H-1B or other U.S. work authorization, or lawful permanent residence (otherwise known as a "Green Card") for this role."

Job Description - Responsibilities :

Position Purpose: Administer, maintain, develop and implement policies and procedures for ensuring the availability, performance, and integrity of the company database. Mentor and act as the "go to person" for other Database Administrators.

  • Assist data modeling to design and implement data structures which meet the business requirement for timely, accurate data

  • Promote data quality and enforce data integrity

  • Resolve database performance issues, capacity issues, replication, and other distributed data issues

  • Determine user requirements, set up and test computer databases, and coordinate changes

  • Interact with development and end-user personnel to determine application data access requirements, transaction rates, volume analysis, and other pertinent data required to develop and maintain integrated databases


Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience. 3+ years of related experience.

Oracle: Unix/Linux; Microsoft Windows; Oracle 10/11g; Microsoft SQL Server; Advanced SQL; Performance Tuning; Backup & Recovery; Clustering Technology; Real Application Clusters; Advanced Shell scripting; Technical documentation

SQL: Microsoft Windows Clustering; Performance Tuning; Backup & Recovery; PowerShell scripting Integration Services, Analysis Services, Reporting Services, Technical documentation

Preferred Experience:

Experience with identification and enhancement of the database infrastructure for IT Claims initiatives.

Experience with Oracle, SQL and Exadata.

Experience providing support and troubleshooting assistance to application development teams and other third party software providers utilizing Oracle Platform.

Healthcare, Claims, Amisys and App Development.

Cognizant is an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V. Cognizant is committed to ensuring that all current and prospective associates are afforded equal opportunities and treatment and a work environment free of harassment

Cognizant is recognized as a Military Friendly Employer and is a coalition member of the Veteran Jobs Mission. Our Cognizant Veterans Network assists Veterans in building and growing a career at Cognizant that allows them to leverage the leadership, loyalty, integrity, and commitment to excellence instilled in them through participation in military service.

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