Job Description :
SQL Server /My SQL Database Administrator

Libertyville, IL

Minimum years of experience needed
7 - 12 years

Required Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or equivalent

Skills: General skills needed to perform the job
Analytical and conceptual thinking – using logic and reason, creative and strategic
Communication skills – interpersonal, presentation and written
Computer savvy – skilled in the use of software
Integration – joining people, processes or systems
Influencing and negotiation skills
Problem solving

Specialized Skills: Knowledge or certifications unique to this role
Required Desired
Experience with Database Administration for MSSQL Server.
Experience with Database Administration for MY SQL Server
Experience in troubleshooting and resolving database problems.
Experience in Performance Tuning and Optimization (PTO), using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools.
Experience with backups, restores and recovery models.
Knowledge of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for MSSQL Server.
Experience in BizTalk DB’s administration
Experience in implementing operational automation using scripts
Knowledge of 3rd party DBA tools and applications
Knowledge in a scripting language like PowerShell
Knowledge of indexes, index management, and statistics.
Experience working with Windows server, including Active Directory and proper disk configurations.
Good communication and documentation skills.
Excellent interpersonal skills (both written and verbal)
Demonstrated experience working well with customers of varying levels of technical expertise in high-pressure situations and complex environments
Must be good team player
Technically enthusiastic and willing to learn attitude is required
Ability to work unsupervised in a multi-task environment
Certification is a plus; MCTS, MCITP, MVP