SQL Database Administrator
The SQL Database Administrator is responsible for providing technical and organizational leadership for the enterprise’s database environment including overseeing the development and organization of the databases, assessment and implementation of new technologies and providing Information Technology with a long term perspective on the relationship of database technology to the business opportunities facing the enterprise.
Responsibilities: Responsible for monitoring customer facing databases and ensuring 24x7x365 uptime within our internal SLA of 99.99% with on call responsibility. Responsible for identifying optimization opportunities within customer facing databases. Responsible for capacity management and capacity planning of database resources. Responsible for maintaining the security integrity of database services and systems which support the various operating units of the enterprise. Provides leadership during the development and enhancement of the enterprise’s production applications including working with application development and technical operations teams during the design, development and implementation of applications. Maintain and update documentation on database related procedures and configurations. Perform change management of database systems following the companies defined change management policies. Qualifications Required Qualifications: Minimum of 5 years of experience with Microsoft SQL Server, with a minimum of 3 years in highly transactional / OLTP environment.
Experience with administration of Microsoft SQL Server 2014 and 2016. Experience with Microsoft SQL Server tools (IDERA experience a plus). Significant experience with high availability / mission critical operations. Candidate must have extensive enterprise level experience designing and implementing database systems. Strong background in installation and configuration of SQL Server database technology in a development and DBA capacity, including but not limited to data back-up and restore, debugging, optimizing, software patch applications, defragmenting and replacing of databases.