Ref No.: 11-00210
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Position Type:Direct Placement
Experience Level: 5 Years
Start Date: 12/06/2011

Main Function

Responsible for supporting the SQL Server databases and ensuring their performance, availability and security

Main Duties

- Responsible for ensuring availability and performance of the all SQL databases globally as part of follow the sun support model

- Ensure that the hardware and storage resources allocations to the databases are optimal and to ensure high resiliency

- To proactively monitor the database systems to ensure secure services with minimum downtime (both SQL Server and Oracle interface).

- Responsible for providing trend analysis to management team to enable them to make informed decisions regarding resource management

- Responsible for troubleshooting and problem solving of SQL development.

- Responsible for maintaining daily and weekly maintenance tasks and to support development teams with their tasks like backups, restores, configurations, etc

- Responsible for implementation and release of database changes in a timely manner

- Responsible for managing different types of DR setups in the MSSQL space, like SRDF, log shipping, database mirroring

Person Requirements

Basic Qualifications


5 years + experience SQL Server Database Administration


5 years + experience of managing multiple MS SQL 2005 & 2008 RDBMS 



Preferred Qualifications


-Self starter with motivation to work on SQL database projects

- Practical experience in monitoring and tuning a databases for improved performance and high availability- - - Experience of Transactional SQL, SSRS and DTS stored procedures

- Practical experience in managing the internal and external MS SQL database security

- MSSQL server 2008 and 2005

- Windows 2008 and 2003

- MS Excel, Work and Power point

- Precise monitoring tool

- Iwatch from Exact Solutions