Database Migration Specialist Job: Amazon Web Services (AWS)

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Amazon Web Services (AWS) is carrying on that tradition while leading the world in Cloud technologies. As a member of the AWS Professional Services team, you will be at the forefront of this transformational technology assisting a global list of companies that are taking advantage of a growing set of services and features to run their mission-critical applications.

Database Migration Global Delivery (DMGD) team enables and supports global enterprises in their journey from on-premise database to AWS. You will collaborate with our customers and partners on key engagements and will develop and deliver proof-of-concept projects, technical workshops, feature comparisons, and execute migration projects. You will be based in Hyderabad and might have to travel globally to ensure customer success.

  • Employ customer facing skills to represent AWS well within the customer’s environment and drive discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, standard methodologies, project management and risk mitigation
  • Work directly with customers’ technical and business teams to devise and recommend solutions based on the understood requirements • As a leader of the team/project, ensure success in designing, building and migrating applications, databases, and services on the AWS platform
  • Help design and implement AWS RDS, Aurora and/or Redshift architectures and configurations for customer
  • Think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges in an enterprise environment
  • Analyze on premise transactional database environments such as Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL and/or Postgres, evaluate and plan migrations to AWS RDS, Aurora
  • Participate in architectural discussions and design exercises to create large scale solutions built on AWS and also be part of the development lifecycle.
  • Identity workarounds for specific issues and corner scenarios observed during migration • Automate solutions for repeatable problems
  • Develop test plan to demonstrate application/database readiness post migration
  • Consult for optimal design of database environments, analyzing complex distributed production deployments, and making recommendations to optimize performance
  • Develop innovative solutions to complex business and technology problems
  • Educate customers on the value proposition of AWS and AWS services
  • Conduct technical sessions for internal teams, partners and customers
  • Travel to customer locations when required to sell and deliver professional services. Basic Qualifications
  • 15 + years of experience in a technical position working for enterprise customers
  • 10+ years of experience in database development/migration using PL/pgSQL
  • 5 + years mentoring and leading a team • 5+ years hands-on experience on PostgreSQL
  • Experience with databases of 1-10TB in size across multiple database platforms (e.g. PostgreSQL, Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL, MariaDB, etc.)
  • Proven expertise on architecture patterns and continuous improvement
  • Experience with heterogenous database migrations from one database engine to another
  • Experience in performance optimization techniques • Bachelor’s degree in Computer science or equivalent
  • AWS Solutions Architect Certified • High end Troubleshooting and Communication skills Preferred Qualifications
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to work effectively across internal and external organizations.
  • Customer facing skills to represent AWS well within the customer’s environment and drive discussions with senior personnel regarding trade-offs, best practices, project management and risk mitigation
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges
  • Proven experience with software development life cycle (SDLC) and agile/iterative methodologies required
  • Integration of AWS cloud services with on-premise technologies from Microsoft, IBM, Oracle, HP, SAP etc.
  • Scripting language (bash, Perl, python) • Experience in Database Administration – backup/restore, replication, etc.
  • Experience in ETL workflow management • Experience in non-relational databases – DynamoDB, Mongo, etc.
  • Experience in MPP data warehouse solutions – Redshift, Greenplum, etc. Company – AWS ProServe IN – Telangana Job ID: A725833

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Company – AWS ProServe IN – Telangana
Job ID: A725833


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