Job Description :
Title: SQL Server DBA (Cloud) Location: Irving, TX (Remote will be allowed till COVID) Duration: Contract Client: Cognizant Job Description: MySQL DB Administration Strong proficiency in deploying and managing Microsoft SQL Server technologies, features including SQL Server 2007 through 2019 Integration Services Reporting Services Analysis Services Always ON merge replication Experience in automation and infrastructure as code is highly preferable including leverage of Ansible and Terraform toolsets Familiarity with MySQL DB Administration Solid hands-on experience in database patching upgrades and migrations Proficiency in SQL optimization and coding techniques to code efficient stored procedures and triggers Good architectural knowledge of relevant server OS storage networking virtual machines Design, implement and maintain complex database systems following industry standards and best practices to ensure highly available secure performant and scalable database systems GCP, AWS, Azure cloud exposure would be helpful Required skills: MSSQL DB Administration , ITSM (IT Service Management), Change Management, Managing Teams Desired skills: GCP (Google Cloud Platform)