Ref No.: 17-24313
Location: Reston, Virginia
Title: Sr. DBA
Location: Reston, VA OR South San Francisco, CA


Position Description:
  • Provide technical leadership and architectural direction from database operations perspective for HANA/Mysql/MSSQL/Oracle Projects.
  • Provide direction both strategically and tactically for all database upgrades.
  • Provide technical solutions for operations readiness of our data centers.
  • Control system resources usage and perform capacity planning, perform troubleshooting and diagnostics activities;
  • Collect and analyze database performance information; identify and implement solutions for performance problems
  • Query optimization and tuning skills, analysis and troubleshooting interactions between databases, operating systems and applications with regard to performance and resources usage
  • Experience in database programming concepts including structured query language, stored procedures and triggers
  • Creating database tables, setting up indexes, data constraints and DB views Analyze, predict through trend analysis and resolve database system, storage and application issues
  • Monitor SQL jobs in production and be responsible for load/hardware analysis mapping, fault tolerance and security.
  • Manage the indexing, database consistency checks, back-ups/recovery, security, replication, log shipping, etc.
  • Evaluate and implement database best practices for addressing gaps and come up with automation solutions
  • Review and implement database changes
  • Provide timely response to system alerts and participate in the on-call schedule (if applicable)
  • Drive Operational efficiency topics.
  • Work closely with Internal/External Stakeholders, Development Architects/Managers & developers, across locations and ensure timely delivery.
  • Excellent written and communication skills, Strong customer focus, highly motivated &Flexible
  • Participate and contribute towards organization's goals and objectives, collaborating with multiple teams and solutions.
  • Mentor and Guide junior members of the team

Required Qualifications:
  • Around 10 + years of overall database administration and support/operations experience, with a successful delivery track record.
  • SME in the current technical support area.
  • Should have had delivery ownership roles.
  • Experience of working in large landscape/environment where multiple database flavors are running.
  • Master in Oracle / HANA / SQL Server / MySQL database administration.
  • Knowledge & Experience on SAP HANA Administration/ Operations is an added advantage.
  • Hands on experience with expert knowledge of Unix/Linux flavors.
  • Good understanding of operational framework like ITIL/ITSM.
  • Should be capable of Owning, Leading and coordinate operational tasks, customer escalations, process improvements.
  • Excellent presentation & communication skills are a must
  • Database Certification is a plus
For more details please contact:

Prasanna Pradhan
Direct: 703-889-6873
Email: prasannap@lancesoft.com