Lead the design of a highly performant, available and secure Vertica platform
Lead strategic initiatives such as Vertica upgrade, node expansion, resource pool tuning, etc
Profile our Vertica hardware performance to identify bottlenecks in CPU capacity, memory capacity, disk IO capacity and network capacity.
Configure our Vertica cluster at the hardware, operating system and MPP level for maximum performance
Lead capacity planning efforts to ensure that our Vertica cluster can handle ETL loads, dashboard loads, and ad-hoc analytics loads
Work with architects, analysts and cross-functional teams to develop carefully tuned data models and queries
Work with data engineers and analysts on partitioning, segmentation, partition swapping, and query-tuning
Define and document appropriate Service Level Agreements (SLAs).
Develop run books for problem diagnosis, resolution and escalation.
Automate various RTB jobs using scripts/tools to speed execution on the Vertica platform
Work with MicroFocus (Vertica) engineering and customer support teams for timely resolution of tickets.
Develop Vertica monitoring and alerting capabilities, and manage on-call rotation.