Cognizant

Lead Administrator (BB-9E95E)

Found in: Talent IN

Description:

Project Manager

Qualification:

BE/B Tech

Responsibility:

Design
  • ? Define standard operating guidelines.
  • ? Create System Architecture (scalability, availability).
  • ? Define the roles from a security perspective.
  • ? Adopt best practices.
  • ? Create roles as per specification and ensure alignment to SOX requirements.
  • ? Develop and implement Disaster Recovery Plan.
  • ? Perform a data management strategy (such as when customer wants to go for archiving).
  • ? Present the proposed Infra architecture to customers and seek signoff.
  • Implementation.
  • ? Build HA environment in UAT and PROD.
  • ? Apply best practices and standard operating principles.
  • ? Expert knowledge in provisioning various PAAS products like DBCS,SOACS and,MFTCS.
  • ? Scale up PAAS instances and LB setup.
  • Service Support and Maintenance.
  • ? Review incident/problem/change management plan created by team ? Track issue/problem resolution.
  • ? Conduct RCA.
  • ? Define communication and issue resolution matrix.
  • ? Drive and implement best practices for resolution of issues.
  • ? Liaise with business users/SMEs to resolve issues if required.
  • ? Review patch fixes created to prevent recurrence of complex problems ? Track adherence to SLAs.
  • ? Guide team members in the course of incident/ problem management.
  • ? Conduct change impact assessment.
  • ? Collate change records.
  • ? Share change records with relevant stakeholders.
  • Configuration, Deployment and Closure.
  • ? Create strategy for roll back.
  • ? Conduct dry run on pilots.
  • ? Monitor the processes are being followed.
  • ? Document changes in the system.
  • ? Resolve issues that arise during project deployment/ closure.
  • ? Check that all action items mentioned in the deployment checklist have been completed.
  • ? Post final acceptance, conduct all closure schedules.
  • ? Provide support in creation of a final project report.
  • ? Conduct handover to AVM team.
  • Monitor all system/security administration activities and ensure all audit requirements are met.
  • Ongoing System Administration.
  • ? Guide team to implement alert systems.
  • ? Define KPI/SLAs.
  • ? Resolve escalations.
  • ? Conduct RCA of issues.
  • ? Develop report on service level availability of the system and capacity utilization.
  • ? Manage identity management experience.
  • ? Conduct security risk assessment.
  • ? Ensure business continuity is maintained.
  • ? Seek feedback on security experience and take actions to ensure compliance is maintained.
  • ? Optimize system performance.
  • ? Proactively analyze and resolve performance bottlenecks.
  • ? Identify end use/applications performance problems and determine optimal performance settings.
  • ? Hands on in various tools like WLST,Shell scripting and Oracle CLI.
  • Knowledge Management.
  • ? Create and update knowledge articles in the knowledge management repository.
  • ? Provide guidance to team members to maintain all documentation related to project.
  • ? Conduct KT sessions.
  • ? Create knowledge articles on the problem, workaround solutions.
  • ? Monitor and report the usage of knowledge articles.
  • ? Maintain knowledge management database.
  • Training and Recruitment / People Management.
  • ? Provide assistance in selection of representative employee groups for training.
  • ? Conduct training.
  • ? Mentor team members in project teams with respect to product and domain skills on projects.
  • ? Conduct technical, face to face interviews with candidates and support recruitment process.
  • ? Set goals for team members and monitor performance.
  • ? Coordinate with the project/program manager in understanding how the employee can better contribute to the project, seek feedback and address concerns.
  • ? Conduct performance appraisal for team members.
  • ? Organize team initiatives on a periodic basis.
  • System Improvement and Standardization.
  • ? Understand customer's business and recommend improvements on existing systems and processes.
  • ? Actively seek out opportunities and provide domain inputs for improvements in systems performance and security.
  • ? Introduce synergies between various teams to integrate various platforms.
  • Project Planning and Setup.
  • ? Understand resource plan.
  • ? Plan for knowledge enrichment, change management and quality management.
  • ? Conduct estimation of time utilization of different resources and activities ? Identify appropriate processes based on project landscape.
  • ? Identify gaps and advise on improvements if required.
  • ? Share inputs in creation of project plan with Project Manager.
  • ? Review hardware/software requirement plan.
  • ? Validate system build.
  • ? Understand the test strategy, evaluate the design and identify gaps in the test plans, if any.
  • ? Define KT plan.
  • ? Customize project management system.
  • ? Define standards and set Cognizant 20.
  • ? Provide all support required during presales activities.
  • ? Lead conversations with cloud product vendors on roadmap / architecture discussions / potential issues as needed by clients.
  • Requirement Gathering and Analysis.
  • ? Understand the requirements from clients/ functional consultants.
  • ? Participate in client calls and seek clarifications.
  • ? Create a requirements traceability matrix.
  • ? Provide inputs during creation of operational concepts and scenarios.
  • ? Perform requirements feasibility with regards to implementation.
  • ? Prepare high level infrastructure requirement.
  • ? For support projects, understand the customer landscape.
  • ? Evaluate if Cognizant has sufficient capabilities to support the project.
  • ? Evaluate customer demographics and prepare analysis reports.
  • ? For PAAS, define topology,sizing,storage ,security and networking rules.
  • ? Define strategy to migrate work load from onprem to cloud.
  • Sales Support.
  • ? Provide support in presales activities by providing inputs during proposal development from a system perspective.
  • ? Provide inputs for estimation of sizing, infrastructure cost etc.
  • ? Collaborate with Business Analysts to create RFP responses.
  • ? Participate in seminars /conferences.
  • Must Have Skills

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  • Employee Status : Full Time Employee

    Shift : Day Job

    Job Posting : Mar 15 2021

    calendar_today6 days ago

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    location_on Pune, India

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