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SQL DBA with Azure Experience
Ref No.: 18-61095
Location: Alpharetta, Georgia
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 08/22/2018
SQL DBA with Azure Experience
Alpharetta , GA

Job duties and Responsibilities:
  • Installation, configuration and upgrading of Microsoft SQL Server software and related products.
  • Establish and maintain backup and recovery policies and procedures.
  • Ensure all database servers are backed up in a way that meets the business's Recovery Point Objectives (RPO)
  • Test backups to ensure we can meet the business' Recovery Time Objectives (RTO)
  • Take care of the Database design and implementation.
  • Implement and maintain database security (create and maintain users and roles, assign privileges).
  • Setup High-Availability like Failover cluster, AlwaysOn, Replication as part Disaster Recovery Strategy for the Databases
  • Handling FileStream and Filetables feature in SQL Server.
  • Database tuning and performance monitoring.
  • When performance issues arise, determine the most effective way to increase performance including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes
  • Application tuning and performance monitoring.
  • Setup and maintain documentation and standards.
  • Plan growth and changes (capacity planning).
  • Work as part of a team and provide supports when required.
  • Troubleshoot SQL Server service outages as they occur, including after-hours and weekends
  • Do general technical trouble shooting and give consultation to development teams.
  • Interface with Microsoft for technical support.
  • Deploy database change scripts provided by development team
  • Troubleshoot various problems that arise in a day-to-day work and fix the issues
  • Effectively coordinate and communicate with all the stakeholders (internal teams and Clients)
  • Create PowerShell scripts for Automating the SQL Administration
  • Technical Expertise in Microsoft Azure Cloud computing.