job summary: Summary: Senior Cloud Data Engineer with more than 5 years Microsoft Azure cloud Data engineering experience. Experience on Azure Synapse / CosmosDB / Azure SQL Database and/or prior experience on supporting very large database migration to Azure cloud is highly preferred.Support multiple instances of Azure cloud databases including Synapse Analytics, CosmosDB, Azure SQL database, development/uat databases, Storage management, Archive, Restore, disaster recovery, security and the enterprise warehouse systems and business applications.Building and Installing new cloud database solution including setting access control security layer, DR setup, Manage/Monitor cloud database system performance, including workload management, query performance and tuning.Provide consulting on physical database implementations, Partitioning, Indexing, join methods, and data access paths.Works closely with Microsoft vendor support, Engineering, Operation, Production support to design and implement secure, available and performant data services on Azure cloud platform supporting a variety of applications on Data Warehouse platform.Implement and administer access policies in conjunction with corporate standards.Manage, design, develop, support and consult cloud shell/power shell process/scripts/tools/ARM templates for system management. Required Skills: Must have these skills to be minimally qualified.Advanced working knowledge of MPP Database Architecture and Azure cloud architecture.Database physical implementation expertise.Advanced experience on Azure security/RBAC/Database Roles.Experience on Azure ADF/Synapse/CosmosDB/Storage accounts PaaS services.Experience on creating resources on Azure using Power Shell / Cloud Shell with proper security and access control attributes.Advanced working knowledge of database administration on any RDBMS (SQL Server / Teradata preferred) including Security administration, High Availability, DR, Performance tuning and Workload management.Expert in advanced SQL (preferably T-SQL).Advanced design and development of Stored procedures (T-SQL preferred).Advanced knowledge of Data Warehouse design including 3NF/ Star Schema / Snow Flake design etc.Database performance tuning using Indexing, Partitioning etc.Experience on Agile development, SDM tools including JIRA, Bitbucket Repository, CI/CD Pipelines, Ansible, Change Management process using tools like Remedy etc.strong Python / Scala scripting experience with working knowledge on Notebooks. Desired Skills : Familiar with Cloud Storage like Native Object Storage, Machine Learning etc.Familiar on Teradata database / Hadoop platform.Familiar with Cloud/Blob/object storage and file formats including Parquet.SSO onboarding using AD integration for authentication and authorization.Familiar with Apache Spark.Experience in implementing data solutions in Azure including Azure SQL, Synapse Analytics, CosmosDB, Apache Spark etc.Familiar on Data Lake ArchitectureFamiliar on Azure RBAC roles.Familiar on Elastic computing especially on cloud platform. location: Addison, Texas job type: Contract salary: $63 - 73 per hour work hours: 8am to 5pm education: Bachelors responsibilities: Provide consulting on physical database implementations, Partitioning, Indexing, join methods, and data access paths.Works closely with Microsoft vendor support, Engineering, Operation, Production support to design and implement secure, available and performant data services on Azure cloud platform supporting a variety of applications on Data Warehouse platform.Implement and administer access policies in conjunction with corporate standards.Manage, design, develop, support and consult cloud shell/power shell process/scripts/tools/ARM templates for system management. qualifications: Experience level: ExperiencedMinimum 3 years of experienceEducation: Bachelors skills: CloudAzure Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status. For certain assignments, Covid-19 vaccination and/or testing may be required by Randstad's client or applicable federal mandate, subject to approved medical or religious accommodations. Carefully review the job posting for details on vaccine/testing requirements or ask your Randstad representative for more information.