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Azure Cosmos DB Architect – Datacenter / Cloud
We are seeking a Microsoft Azure Cosmos DB Architect - DC and Cloud Solutions focusing on performance optimization on AMD architectures and leading performance benchmarking projects driving the adoption of AMD EPYC technologies by various server vendors and Cloud Service Providers like Azure, AWS, Google and others.
This technical DB Architect will be an integral member of AMD’s Application Engineering team, partnering closely with engineering and development teams. You will champion the optimization of Microsoft server software on AMD EPYC and Radeon for Windows and Linux, both in on-prem and cloud deployments.
The right candidate will have strong NoSQL programming experience with extensive experience in database development, performance analysis, data management, database administration, monitoring and maintenance.
Optimizing Microsoft’s Azure Cosmos DB workloads and benchmarks tuning for AMD x86 CPU servers
Workload optimization, automation programming models to automate running performance tests
Using performance tools like SPEC, TPCC etc. for optimizing running of workloads on Cloud environments
Proficient in NoSQL database code-level tuning and performance tuning.
Creating optimal infrastructure configurations and optimization for various workload types on various infrastructure environments; on-premise and Clouds.
Technical issue management and product engineering feedback and influence for AMD technology roadmaps
Container hands on experience
Deep understanding of different software stacks including OS, NoSQL DB technologies running on prem and in the cloud
Ability to interpret benchmark results from applications tuning to all the way to AMD EPYC CPU level.
Understand schemas, table indexing, query strategies, and database objects maintenance and performance issues.
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills with experience in writing white papers, interacting with customers, partners and representing AMD technology to the cloud vendors.
BS, MS or PhD in computer science, computer engineering, or a related technical field
Requisition Number: 79939
Country: United States State: Washington City: Bellevue
Job Function: Design
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