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Reference # : 17-00645 Title : Sr. SQL DBA
Location : Atlanta, GA
Position Type : Contract
Experience Level : Start Date : 04/03/2017  
Description
Position: Sr. SQL DBA
Location: Atlanta, GA
Contract Duration: 6 Months

Job Description:
Responsibilities:
  • Work directly and with guidance of local Client Senior DBA.
  • Interact with Application support team, to gather application specific database information as part of project analysis
  • Coordinate work tasks for projects and general database administration with Senior DBA and Manager
  • Perform in depth performance analysis of application databases recommending enhancements and interacting with the vendor if necessary.
  • Implement backup/recovery strategies on all database systems using CommVault.
  • Troubleshoot database/server performance/configuration issues that could impact application functionality.
  • Collaborate with Client technical resources on all activities related to the project and database administration tasks.
  • Install and configure SQL Server 2014/16 instances
  • Support all versions of SQL Server
  • Flexibility to perform after hours/weekend work going over the 40 hours weekly quote if required (eligible to overtime pay)
Skills/Experience Required:
  • Minimum eight (8) years SQL Server DBA experience (SQL Server 2008, 2008 R2, 2012, 2014, 2016)
  • Extensive experience with VMWare and SQL Server virtualized databases
  • Experience with SQL Server HA methods such as AlwaysOn and Log Shipping
  • Experience with performance monitoring tools such as SCOM, perfmon, sqlprofile, SQL Server DMV objects. Experience with Idera Diagnostic Manager a plus.
  • Demonstrates excellent communication, organizational and follow up skills.
  • Experience in collaborating with other technology professionals in a multi-facility environment.
  • Demonstrates advanced ability to reasonably estimate technical work effort as it relates to projects and work volume
Education Level Required:
Engineering Graduate Or Relevant Experience.