Job Description :
Primary Skills :


Required 
10 years of IT experience required 
Experience implementing automation of Microsoft SQL Server deployment and maintenance, and support activities 
Experience supporting SSAS, SSIS, and SSRS 
Expert level knowledge of SQL Server database backup and recovery MS SQL Server 2008, 2012, 2016, plus Transact-SQL programming experience 
MS SQL Server database replication and Always On mirroring, plus MS Windows clustered server experience 
Strong experience supporting and troubleshooting MS SQL Clusters 

Preferred 
? 10 years of recent SQL DBA experience 
? Very large Database (10 TB) experience 
? MSSQL 2014 In Memory knowledge 
? Oracle experience a plus 
? MongoDB or Couchbase DB experience a plus 
? AWS RDS experience a plus 
? IBM CDC experience a BIG plus 
? IBM IIB experience a BIG plus 
? IBM DVM experience a plus 
? Experience with Powershell or other scripting languages a plus 
? Experience with PCI, SOC, and SQL Auditing a plus 

Education 
? BS in Computer Science, Engineering, related discipline and/or equivalent work experience required 

Certification 
? Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) preferred


Essential Job Functions:



Provide deep technical knowledge and leadership to a team responsible for the support of Microsoft SQL Server databases in a 24x7 highly available environment, including follow-the-sun team members and participation in on-call and escalation responsibilities, placing database security at the forefront.
Considered highly skilled and proficient in SQL DBA discipline. Works under minimal supervision with wide latitude for independent judgment. Typically requires 10 year
 experience in a mission critical production database environment, including SQL 2012, 2014,2016 and 2017.
Strong background and experience with all BC and DR capabilities of Microsoft SQL Server with a practical understanding of other Infrastructure BC/DC capabilities, including Always-On, Mirroring, Log Shipping, Clustering and mirroring.
Metric driven individual leveraging capacity planning and trending to proactively identify potential problems and mitigate before they result in customer impact.
Collaborate both vertically and horizontally to evolve overall database services and technology strategies.
Respectfully challenging the status quo looking at technology and processes with fresh eyes constantly asking should we do it differently.
Understand the place of automation and standardization when delivering stable, maintainable, and performant database services at scale. ? Perform platform, database, and query optimization.