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Sr. Database Administrator
Ref No.: 20-03337
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 07/14/2020 to 12/18/2020
Genesis10 is currently seeking a Sr. Database Administrator with our client in the Airline industry in their Atlanta, GA location. This is a 5 month + contract position.

Description:
  • Seeking a Sr. Database Administrator
  • Responsible for administration and maintenance of the Sybase database platform including DBMS software and related tools

Responsibilities:
  • Building new, or upgrading / patching existing databases and associated software in accordance with vendor best practices
  • Delivering required database functionality that meets project requirements on or before defined due date
  • Working with our Sybase Engineers and our service provider to deliver a highly available, resilient and performant database environment
  • Investigating, troubleshooting and resolving database incidents/problems escalated to the level 3 / Engineering team
  • Identifying opportunities for performance, availability/resiliency and process improvements
  • Ensuring our Sybase database environment is secure, providing recommendations for improving database security and implementing approved security improvements
  • Consulting with IT personnel to resolve database related questions and/or concerns
  • Assisting other infrastructure teams in completing upgrade and improvement tasks and projects
  • Coordinating downtime with application teams and system engineers to implement approved changes
  • Interfacing with vendor SAP to resolve operational issues or questions
  • Following established IT / DBA policies and procedures
  • Shortlist Criteria:
    • 6+ Years' experience administering Sybase databases running REDHAT LINUX on physical or virtual servers
    • Proven track record of administering databases running ASE 16
    • Strong experience with Rep Server and other Sybase features and tools
    • Strong experience with database performance testing and tuning, user configuration, security and support processes
    • Delivering required database functionality that meets project requirements on or before defined due date

Requirements:
  • 6+ Years' experience administering Sybase databases running REDHAT LINUX on physical or virtual servers
  • Proven track record of administering databases running ASE 16
  • Proven track record of administering Sybase databases in a challenging, deadline-driven, enterprise environment
  • Strong experience with Rep Server and other Sybase features and tools
  • Strong experience in applying vendor software patches and the ability to troubleshoot errors encountered during patching
  • Strong experience with database performance testing and tuning, user configuration, security and support processes including gathering statistics
  • Strong perl dbi and shell scripting skills
  • Experience with configuring and administering the Bradmark Surveillance product
  • Experience with performing database backups / restores / recoveries
  • Ability to provide technical direction to others, including application developers
  • Ability and willingness to follow established IT / DBA policies and procedures required
  • 4-year degree (BA or BS) or equivalent work experience in a related field of study

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!
About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives. If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you. Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations. We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement project after project. To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com. "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V