Job Description :
Location: Chicago, IL
Duration: 1 Year

We are looking for a SQL Server DBA who excels in strong technical skills can support machine critical applications with strong development skills. Local candidate preferred

· Backup and recovery, high availability/Cluster, AlwaysOn and DR

· Strong in T-SQL, including the ability to write complex queries, Code Reviews, Deployments and PowerShell Scripts.

· Performance monitoring and Query Optimization using Perfmon, SQL Profiler

· Strong knowledge of indexes, index management, integrity checks

· Capacity planning and SQL Server Upgrade planning

· Experience on SSIS, SSRS

· Ability to collaborate with and support the infrastructure team, Development Teams

· 24/7 on-call support Production environments


BS in Computer Science or Information Technology or similar field

Minimum 7 years of experience as a SQL Server DBA

SQL Server AlwaysOn and windows clustering experience is mandatory

Ability to multitask with multiple projects and work independently

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Experience Couchbase Administration or experience on any NoSQL Administration is a big Plus

Experience in Linux is a big plus

MCDBA or Microsoft certification is plus