Sr Database Engineer
Walmart - San Diego, CA

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Position Summary
@WalmartLabs's Platform team is all about frameworks that operate in a high-scale, distributed, multi-tenancy environment. @WalmartLabs is looking for a Principal Database Engineer interested in defining the next-generation, greenfield foundation for one of the largest retail companies in the world. This is a unique opportunity to start fresh and focus on Platform components from the ground up, including distributed computing, IaaS, PaaS, Service Oriented Architectures, automation, data analytics, NoSql, big data, logging, monitoring, diagnostics, security and several other frameworks that complete the portfolio of products required to build a world-class Platform for Walmart. If you want to get paid to be challenged in a fast, agile environment with other A-Players, then come and consider the Platform @WalmartLabs.
Position Description
** Drives world-class design and development of database systems for application that support high volumes, are fast, simple, reliable, distributed, and easy to extend and maintain.
** Design with the application engineers the data model.
** Develops the automated capability to monitor and analyze production databases.
** Works with application and data architects to ensure database designs align with overall application architecture standards and practices.
** Supports standards and practices with technical and business partners as needed.
** Assist in the development of and implements standards for database maintenance and configuration.
Minimum Qualifications
** Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience supporting production databases.
** Utilizing Java, JPA, Hibernate technologies.
** Adept at re-factoring database models for simplicity and performance.
** Solid Oracle 10g / 11g RAC and Non-RAC database and administration fundamentals.
** Solid data modeling skills.
** Experience with managing large volume databases for both OLTP and OLAP environment.
** Experience with Protocol Buffers, Thrift or Avro.
** Knowledge of Hadoop.
** Knowledge of non-SQL databases (Cassandra, Hbase).
Job Role
Sr Database Engineer

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