SQL DBA

Posted: 5 months ago

Position Purpose/Objective:
This position will help implement database solutions for an enterprise financial services application (TALISYS) serving multiple clients and quality assurance environments. Responsible for maintaining databases, optimizing performance, and managing system resources, database security, and data protection.

Duties:
" Support multiple database environments containing thousands of database objects.
" Install, configure, upgrade and patch Microsoft SQL Server on standalone or cluster production boxes for a financial services system.
" Perform database population, synchronization, backup/recovery, monitoring, and performance tuning.
" Configure, schedule, and implement database maintenance jobs (database backup, integrity check, DBCC, re-index, etc.).
" Maintain database operational procedure documentation.

Qualifications:
Required
Expert knowledge in MS SQL database administration as demonstrated by no less than 3 years' experience working as a Microsoft SQL Database Administrator
Skilled in MS SQL, including reading stored procedures and functions.
Mandatory experience with SQL 2008 with preferred experience also in SQL 2017.
Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in Information Systems, Information Technology, or related field or equivalent experience
Preferred
Experience with SSIS and SSAS
Experience with Red Gate (SQL Compare, Data Compare), Idera Tools (Diagnostic Manager, Compliance Manager), and SQL Server Data Tools.
MCSE: Data Platform certification
VMWARE experience

Computer Skills:
" Type 25 words a minute for data and configuration entry
" Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Visio and Project
" Excellent written and oral communication skills
" Good interpersonal skills; effective team player
" Exceptional customer service skills
" Ability to prioritize work load and consistently meet deadlines
" Strong organizational skills; attention to detail
" Works well under pressure
" Ability to interact with all levels of management