The Teradata Tech Engineer will be a member of an experienced operations team supporting eBay's Teradata Data Warehouse systems.
The position requires strong problem solving capabilities, independent work ethic and a deep understanding of Teradata internals and architecture. Responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Management and execution of back-up and restore (BAR) activities for Production Teradata analytics systems.
Data copies of large tables between analytics systems EDW, Singularity, and DR.
Management of system outages. Communications, triage and managing of serve calls with eBay,PayPal and Teradata resources.
OS level management of Teradata Database software. Including patch upgrades, weekly incident meetings and analysis of Tech Alerts.
Data center tasks for new systems and add, moves and changes
Teradata DBC copies and system configuration.
Participate in on-call support rotation.
Work closely with a geographical dispersed team of Teradata professionals.
Manage and execute BAR activities. Expert experience with Teradata ArcMain
Must have experience with TD 13.10+. Including patch management and updates.
Expert understanding of database architecture and internals.
Proficiency with Teradata database and data administration tools including Viewpoint and Teradata Tools and Utilities (TTU).
Strong written and oral communication skills, with the professional ability to work with ecosystem partners.
Ability to provide reliable technical support and guidance on Teradata hardware and software issues.
Leadership qualities including strong procedural and architectural documentation skills
Flexible, adaptable, and able to manage multiple tasks in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
Ability to understand and communicate complex technical concepts clearly to peers and management.
Requires ability to perform on-call duty on a rotational and 7x24 basis
SQL proficiency and experience including SQL tuning and process tuning.
Working knowledge of Teradata DBC
SUSE Linux 10
Expertise with large system BAR processes and procedures
Expertise with Teradata ArcMain
Bachelors Degree or Equivalent
eBay - 21 months ago
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