Database Administrator
FactSet Research Systems 32 reviews - Norwalk, CT

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FactSet is currently looking for a full time Senior Database Administrator who will be a key partner with the Information Systems Development teams in our Development and Operational services (DevOps) environment. The DBA will work closely with other Information Systems Engineers to manage development and production data center systems for FactSet. Flexible scheduling and 7x24 on-call rotation is a must, since system upgrades and maintenance are frequently performed outside of normal business hours. The key areas of responsibility include: · Maintain the IS SQL servers to acceptable standards and prevent unplanned downtime · Respond to SQL service requests in a timely fashion · Keeping Servers up to date per corporate policies · Enforcing data security in accordance with Sarbanes-Oxley where required · Tracking and improving performance metrics · Assisting development teams with database design and use · Developing and maintaining server jobs, scripts and other automation for service and processing

Job Requirements :
Required Skills: · Expertise with Database Administration for MSSQL Server 2008R2 (familiarity with MSSQL 2012 a plus). · Expertise in troubleshooting and resolving database problems. · Experience in Performance Tuning and Optimization, using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools. · Experience with backups, restores and recovery models. · Knowledge of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for MSSQL Server. · Experience in implementing operational automation using scripts. · Expert Knowledge of indexes, index management, and statistics. · Experience working with Windows server, including Active Directory and disk configurations. · Good communication and documentation skills. Education: Bachelor's degree (BS) in Computer Science or equivalent
Experience: 5+ years SQL Server database administration
Software/Hardware: SQL Server, SSMS, SSIS, SSAS, SSRS and SQL.
FactSet is a financial data and software company headquartered in Norwalk, CT with offices in 23 locations worldwide. In 2011, annual revenues for FactSet exceeded $770 million and employee headcount passed 5,600. FactSet has been publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol FDS since 1996 and on NASDAQ under the same symbol since 2009. FactSet was Ranked #64 on FORTUNE's "Best Companies to Work For" list in 2011 and has been listed as one of Forbes’ “200 Best Small Companies” for 14 consecutive years.

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32 reviews
Analysts, portfolio managers, and investment bankers know FactSet Research Systems has the facts down pat. The company offers global...