Job Description :

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Position: SQL DBA Lead

Location: Los Angeles, CA

Duration: Long term

Job Description:

Demonstrable experience of delivering Database operation teams/projects, with specific knowledge of service transition and supportability of solution in a Production environment of MSSQL,Oracle and MySQL

Demonstrable experience managing technical teams

Understanding of Operational Acceptance, Disaster Recovery, and High Availability (HA) in a Production environment.

Understanding of Change Management, Incident Management and Release and Configuration management processes.

Infrastructure services delivery using offshore/onshore capabilities; an understanding of the complexities of working with teams.

Excellent leadership and team building Hands on, can do attitude. Must be prepared to lead by example to drive delivery.

Ability to set, agree and evaluate clear objectives, identify potential impact of changes.

Influence IT areas and Senior Managers into making successful IT decisions.

Customer focus - Attention to detail, seeks to help and co-operate with customers in order to develop productive, professional relationships with Customers (internal/external

Oversight of all Operations pertaining to their towers that are under a Managed Services agreement with the Customer.

Gathers and shares business requirements for their towers with the teams and ensures effective and efficient solutions are developed and implemented

Problem solving and Decision Making - Resolve unusual or highly complex problems, with the involvement of others as required. Able to identify solutions and explore alternatives outside familiar approaches

Result orientated - Develop logical, realistic plan to meet objectives. Tenacious and delivery focused in approach. Continually seeks to make the area in which they work more efficient and effective. Continually strives to make the area in which they work more efficient and effective.

Database patching is driven by application team – 1 or 2 Major patches a year. Requires coordination with Security patching team

Password refresh policy for all service accounts and admin accounts

Decommissioned databases are retained on servers instead of archiving to disks/tapes

SQL/Oracle licensing model

Significant manual effort in reporting and inventory management

Following additional technologies are to be supported by MSP:

Elastic Search/Apache SolR

capacity management through the scripts, existing tools & best practices to reduce the incidents

Automation of table space reporting and space addition through scripts, OEM, database configuration changes etc.

Solution to consider technology refresh as part of the activity based on application dependency

Excellent written and oral skills, clear and concise, keeps manager informed of work progression at sensible intervals. Engage; manage vendors and third parties as appropriate.

Roles & Responsibilities

End to End responsible for Database Operations.

Meeting all the requirements specified above

Excellent verbal / written communication skills

Willingness to learn

Working in customer business hours

On-call support if required.