Senior Database Administrator

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    US$100000 - US$105000 per annum

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    James Balser

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Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Computer/Software Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or another similar STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) discipline or equivalent work experience preferred
  • 5+ years of hands-on information services technical experience demonstrating progression from information analysis, data administration, database administration, and information architecture experience - in support of development, maintenance, and operational technical environments (teams).
  • Willingness to learn additional information services roles, such as: ETL services and PowerBI.
  • Superior technical acumen including solid knowledge of SQL Server 2017+ Enterprise Edition
  • Ability to write, trace and tune queries using profilers, indexes, execution plans and statistics
  • Production experience with database monitoring tools such Solar Winds, Idera, etc.
  • Understanding of redundancy and High Availability patterns in SQL Server
  • Operations automation with scripting - PowerShell
  • Exposure to other SQL and NoSQL engines, such as Postgres and MongoDB
  • Experience with source control versioning tools - GitHub
  • Ability to informally lead and teach others on modern data best practices
  • Strong communications skills - must be a team player
  • Solution-oriented
  • Demonstrated ability to proactively and confidently engage with stakeholders to gain an understanding of the business' evolving technical needs
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced, agile, and quickly changing business environment
  • Interest in providing technical review and mentorship to team members