Job Description :
VDart We are a Global Information Technology Services & Workforce Solutions firm headquartered out of Atlanta, GA with presence in US, Canada, MX, UK, Belgium, Japan & India. Founded in 2007, Our team of over 2550+ professionals continually create impact for our customers worldwide in solving complex technology challenges with cutting edge technologies. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Data Sciences, Cyber Security, IoT, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in the UK, Mexico, Canada, and India, we provide global workforce solutions to our customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. VDart is an award-winning organization recognized by Inc 5000 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle*s Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC*s National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young*s Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more. Job Description: Senior SQL Server database administrator/engineer Chicago IL Long term contract We are seeking a Senior SQL Server database administrator/engineer. Candidates must be self-motivated and possess strong analytical and communication skills. The role requires off-hours and weekend availability when on-call. This role will be critical in migrating our existing SQL server database over to new hardware. This candidate will need to assess and evaluate the current workload on our existing server in order to size and configure the SQL server instance on the new server as well as the various software layers that will be relevant (virtual machine layer, OS layer This candidate will also be the key point of execution on the actual transition from old to new server. What you need for this position: Database Administrator with relevant experience in enterprise-class databases and specifically SQL server. Experience in all aspects of database administration and management. Expertise in Microsoft SQL Server 2016 and 2017 tools and technologies 10+ years of database administration experience. 6+ years of deep technical experience in database environments specializing in SQL Server 6+ years of database administration production support Strong experience with ETL in general and with SSIS Experience supporting enterprise databases within VMware Proficiency in windows server 2012 and 2016 Experience producing technical design documentation. Must have college degree or equivalent experience. What you'll be doing: Performing key role in migrating a SQL server data warehouse to new/upgraded hardware Analyze current SQL server database/server workload from perspective of CPU usage, memory, disk, configuration Review, assess, approve/enhance configuration of virtual and OS layer parameters related to the database Lead the transition from old to new server If your skills match our requirements, Click here to Apply. Be sure to reference the job number and title in the subject line. Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with this background and if the candidate accepts the role our team pays a generous referral. We are keen on networking and establishing a long-term, mutually beneficial partnership with you. We are Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. VDart Inc Alpharetta, GA Click here to Apply Follow us on Twitter for the hottest positions: @VDart_Jobs Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc