Job Description :
Job Description:
This role will be the second of two DBAs servicing a large development team consisting of approximately 70 people with half of those engineers residing in India. There are 7 scrum teams operating in a scaled agile environment. This role will not be on any one of those teams but will provide database expertise, guidance, code review and code development to all the scrum teams. However, the first project that this role will be a part of will be with a small group of 3-4 engineers to benchmark and profile our application on MS SQL server.

Responsibilities for this position:
Resident MS SQL expert for the product
Backup for the Oracle DBA
Collaborate with the development teams and produce database code to support the application
Make configuration and hardware sizing recommendations for product performance baselines and specific client needs including database replication, clustering and advising on disaster recovery plans
Third level support for client issues related to the database (Mostly during business hours. On average after hours support is only needed once or twice a month and it is usually scheduled)
Ideally this role would end up splitting its time between DBA responsibilities and Java development.

Mandatory Skills:
Expert MS SQL Server Database Administration knowledge
Expert MS SQL Server Database Development knowledge
Advanced Oracle DBA and Development knowledge

Good to have Skills:
Advanced Java development knowledge
Experience with Object Relation Mapping tools