Database Technical Expert / Manager

SAP - Montréal, QC (30+ days ago)

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Requisition ID: 188091
Work Area: Information Technology
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Professional
Employment Type: Regular Full Time

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Database Technical Expert / Manager

As a Database Technical Expert within the Database Center of Excellence (CoE) Team, you will be responsible for leading technical resources on engineering the solution to support and administration of our database servers landscape and services. Leveraging best of breed technologies, you will have a direct impact on the company’s ability to succeed.

The successful candidate will lead a cross functional database engineering and development team. Because we work on the cutting edge, we need someone who is eager to learn, results-oriented, resourceful in getting things to work and productive working independently or collaboratively. You are expected to:

Accountable for the quality, experience, readiness and timely delivery of all features produced by your team
Work as part of a global team and lead architecture projects
Design and implement engineering solutions to operations team to better manage and support large number of live database systems
Design reporting on various metrics: availability, usage and performance
Define best practice on performance testing and application benchmarking activities
Continuous improvement of existing product
University degree (BE, MSc.) in Computer Science or a related subject

Your Qualifications:
Minimum of 5 years of professional experience as a technical lead or manager in database development or service development area
Good knowledge of database products
Good knowledge of scripting languages/automation
Experience in delivering cloud software
Motivation to work in international and distributed teams

Your Skills:
Comfortable with customer facing situations
Excellent communication, presentation and analytical skills.
Ability to work in a distributed, global organization of highly motivated and qualified individuals
High ambition, drive for and focus on results and execution, Solution oriented working style
Ability to structure topics, multi-task and work under tight deadlines


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