Senior Database Administrator

We have an exciting opportunity available for two Senior SQL Server DBAs to join our expanding Database Administration department. Reporting to the Director of Operations, the DBA and will be part of a team that is responsible for the day to day administration of all production and end user systems.

 

Typical Duties:
· Installation, provisioning and maintenance of all database software

· Perform backup and restore operations

· Publishing new code/changes into all company environments (production, staging, etc)

· Monitor and maintain system health, performance and security

· Schedule and perform regular server maintenance

· Develop and maintain database management procedures

· Provide soup-to-nuts technical support and problem resolution

· Develop and maintain scripts, stored procedures, views etc

· Be a subject matter expert in the development and tuning of all database objects

· participate in 24×7 on-call rotation

 

Minimum Qualifications:
· Minimum of 7 years’ experience in a medium to large, high-availability SaaS environment

· BS degree in a computer discipline or relevant certification

· Excellent time management, communication, written and customer service skills

· Excellent analytical, troubleshooting and decision making skills

· The word “impossible” is not in your vocabulary

· Advanced knowledge of SQL Server 2014+ architecture

· Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows 2012+, IIS, Apache and SSL

· Expert knowledge of high availability environments

· Expert knowledge of Transact-SQL (T-SQL), schema design etc

· A good understanding of GDPR requirements

· Advanced knowledge of performance monitoring and tuning tools such as SQL Sentry, QURE etc

· A willingness to keep up to date with developments in technology

· Strong familiarity with DNS, security, firewalls, backup systems, and the general processes centered around a datacenter environment

To apply, please contact Jack Howell, Human Resources Manager, at jhowell@ariessys.com.