Ref No.: 18-17723
Location: Chicago, Illinois
Position Type:Full Time/Contract
Start Date: 03/16/2018
Required Skills:
Provide technical leadership to database administration team.
Ability to perform core DBA functions in more than one database management system
Creates database objects such as stored procedures, triggers, and packages, and performs tuning, database administration, and troubleshooting.
Supports multiple system environments (in-house and external) for development, testing and production releases.
Performs logical design and physical implementation of data services layer.
Proactively diagnose and resolves problems affecting database performance
Designs and implements database grooming, backup and recovery strategies.
Proactively tune database systems to meet business SLAs
Participates in special projects and performs additional duties as required.
This person will work with a cross-section of internal IT organizations, including other DBA's, analysts, developers and management teams.
Plan and implement effective backup, recovery and business continuity strategies.
Design, test, implement and maintain high availability solutions
Installation, administration, and troubleshooting of heterogeneous database systems
Perform system builds and comply with security standards, release management, change management and quality assurance standards
Identify and implement process improvements in various database aspects - Control, performance monitoring, user access and database security
Allocate systems storage and develop plans for future growth requirements
Adhere to corporate standards with respect to problem resolution, change and configuration management
Experienced, self-reliant individual able to solve complex database issues with little instruction
Able to work individually as well as in a team-oriented environment
Provide mentorship to DBA's and Jr. DBA's instilling solid database concepts; leveraging industry best practices.