Database Administratror 8/20/2016
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY Position: Database Administratror
Location: Roseville, CA.
This is a MS SQL Server DBA role largely responsible for providing operational database services to the organization. We are looking to fill a need to have a highly competent and highly motivated individual in this role. This is both a production and development DBA role. Some of the primary responsibilities of this role would include owning, tracking and resolving database-related incidents and requests, fulfilling requests and resolving incidents, responding to database related alerts and escalations, and working with database engineering to come up with strategic solutions to recurring problems.
This MS SQL Server DBA role requires a service oriented mentality, high sense of ownership of the problems and requests assigned, focus on managing and resolving issues in alignment with SLAs, establishing and maintaining communication with technology customers to keep them updated with status of their requests, initiating and performing changes on production systems and proactively escalating any issues that cannot be resolved within the established timeframes.
During your interview you will be asked to discuss a project or particular piece of technology that excites you. We will ask you questions on that project or piece of technology in order to get a better understanding of the depth of your knowledge. You should be prepared to show us an example of something you have written previously if we should happen to ask.
Experience with Database Administration for MSSQL Server.
Experience in troubleshooting and resolving database problems
Experience in Performance Tuning and Optimization (PTO), using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools
Experience with backups, restores and recovery models
Experience in implementing operational automation using scripts
Knowledge of indexes, index management, and statistics
Experience working with Windows server, including Active Directory and proper disk configurations.
Good communication and documentation skills.
PREFERRED CANDIDATES WOULD ALSO MEET THE FOLLOWING CRITERIA:
Familiarity with .Net and TFS
Involvement with the MSSQL Server Community; membership in PASS, active in forums or newsgroups
Certification is a plus: MCTS, MCITP, and MVP
FOUR-YEAR DEGREE IN RELATED FIELD OF STUDY