September 21, 2016


MCI - Contract - Little Rock, AR

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    MCI - Contract MCI - Contract
  • Location
    Little Rock, AR
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    Full Time
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Job Description

MCI - 12 Month Contract position in Little Rock, AR.

Candidate must be available for ONSITE interview. This is an onsite only role in Little Rock, AR.

Only qualified US CITIZENS and GREEN CARD HOLDERS with the REQUIRED EXPERIEINCE listed below are welcome to apply. Sorry NO H1 SPONSORSHIP is available for this position. NO THIRD PARTY SPONSORED H1 APPLICANTS will be considered. THIRD PARTY AGENCIES NEED NOT APPLY.


Installing and Upgrading SQL Servers, including applying Service Packs

Monitoring Database Server health, and tuning

-Optimal server performance

-Monitor the error log or event log for database errors

-Routine database maintenance, and the overall system maintenance

Maintaining and managing SQL Server disk space to insure storage is properly utilized

Performing backup and recovery

-Establishing standards and schedules for database backups

-Developing recovery procedures for each database

-Making sure that the backup schedules meet the recovery requirements

Managing Database users and security

Working with developers to tune queries, how to use indexes, etc.

Log shipping, mirroring, high availability, transaction log

Transferring Data - importing and exporting data to and from the SQL Server

Creating and scheduling SQL Server jobs to perform database maintenance activity

-Rebuilding indexes

-Updating statistics

-Consistency check

Establishing and enforcing Standards

Creating and testing Disaster Recovery Plan

Providing 24 Hours support


Knowledge of using FTP software to transfer files to and from FTP Servers


-SQL Server Version: SQL Server 2008, 2012 and 2014

-Good understanding of SQL Server Databases

-Knowledge of disk and tape backup

-Knowledge of restoring databases with point in time recover

-Knowledge of SQL Server Profiler, Index Tuning Advisor

-Knowledge of SQL Server Configuration Manager

Index tuning

Knowledge of using SQL Server Jobs and Scheduling

How to create Database Mail Profile, alerts, operators, linked servers

Knowledge of how to use integration services or SSIS Packages to import and export data from/to SQL Server Database

Good TSQL knowledge

Good Windows clustering skills and knowledge

Knowledge of MSDTC

Good understanding of SQL Server system databases

Knowledge of VMware host, guest, vCenter, data store


Windows Server 2008 R2, 2012, 2012 R2

SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2012 and SQL Server 2014

TSM backup solution

LiteSpeed backup solution

Strong communication skills, both written and oral


Execution of all responsibilities with little direct supervision of Team Lead

SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2012 and SQL Server 2014 Required - 6 YEARS

TSQL Programming Required - 6 YEARS

Mirroring, Snapshot, High Availability Required - 3 YEARS

SQL Server Profiler, Index Tuning Advisor, SQL Server Configuration Manager - Required - 3 YEARS

Performance tuning Required - 3 YEARS

SQL Server Jobs and Scheduling Required - 3 YEARS

Integration services or SSIS Packages to import and export data from/to SQL Required - 3 YEARS

Backup and Restoring databases with point in time recovery, TSM, LiteSpeed Required - 3 YEARS

Windows Server Administration, Windows Clustering Required - 3 YEARS

GenTax Tools like SQR, FCR, Migrations, Doc - HIGHLY DESIRED

GenTax Specific Services - HIGHLY DESIRED