Albert Nogués Sabater
Database Infrastructure Technical Lead at Firmenich
Barcelona Area, Spain | Chemicals

33 year old @ Barcelona. Interested in Business Intelligence and BigData Projects, specially the ones focused in running SQL engines on top of BigData to process massive data in a timely manner. Worked as a BI/BigData Architect / Engineer / Developer with multiple technologies and more recently, working as a Technical Lead. Currently leading a team of 5. Always learning new things, right now, Spark.

I have experience in the following:
✔Databases: Oracle DBA and performance tuning, SQL Server, MySQL. NoSQL DB's.
✔ETL: Informatica PowerCenter and Pentaho Data Integrator (Kettle).
✔Reporting: Microstrategy and Qlikview.
✔Programing and scripting mainly in SQL and Python but also other languages like Java, Bash, Powershell.
✔BigData: Hive, Impala and Kudu as well as other technologies like sqoop and flume. Learning Spark.
✔BigData Ecosystem: Cloudera, MapR administration.
✔Cloud: Amazon AWS, Azure and Google Cloud services, configuration and deployment.
✔Data Architecture and Data Engineering.
✔Project Management.
✔Team and Resource management, provider and contract negotiation.
✔Governance and Strategy in the DB/BI/BigData/Cloud Domain.
✔Infrastructure Architecture.

Database Infrastructure Technical Lead (2017 - Present)
Privately Held, 5001-10000, Chemicals

✔ Accountable for the governance on the global Database and smart data infrastructure.
✔ Ensure appropriate coverage for database infrastructure support, security, sustainability and maintenance.
✔ Develop and mentor other database administrators.
✔ Develop, implement and communicate database best practices.
✔ Establishing product standards and specifications for existing, growing and new requirements.
✔ Lead and prioritize database projects and manage team task assignment.
✔ Ensuring and controlling that security best practices and policies are at all times enforced for the domain covered, with the operational team.
✔ Maintaining vendor relationship and communications, including status reporting and informal conversations.
✔ Manage license compliance.
✔ Providing expertise on Hadoop MapR framework and hardware specifications for the big data environment.