SQL Server DBA
SLAIT Consulting - Virginia Beach, VA

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SLAIT Consulting is currently seeking a SQL Server DBA for a permanent position with our client in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Job Summary:

The Data Base Administrator (DBA) is responsible for providing technical support for the production database environment to include the development of databases. The DBA will provide assessment and implementation of new technologies to provide Information Technology with a long-term perspective on the relationship of database technology to the critical business opportunities. The DBA will interface with IT Staff, Project Managers and users to ensure critical OLTP database systems offer the highest reliability and performance possible. The DBA is challenged to work with Enterprise-class architecture, application development, project management and business teams to achieve a state-of-the-art environment meeting current and future business objectives.


*Maintain QOS by following organizational standards and Change Management
*Setting, monitoring and tuning critical SQL parameters and KPI's
*Monitor performance, replication, SSRS and SSIS issues including resolution
*Administer in house and third party tools to assist in the monitoring and management of RDBM systems supporting the OLTP environment
*Monitor DB functionality and jobs including backups and performing restores
*Develop, test and implement SSIS packages, triggers and stored procedures
*Perform complex analysis to facilitate problem determination and resolution
*Install new MS SQL DBMS systems and versions to support projects and upgrades
*Train and develop technical and application support staff to better utilize on-line processing databases environment
*Assist with periodic Business Continuity and Disaster Recovery Testing
*Assist with the design, review and implementation of new databases and indexes
*Assist with data quality, archiving and maintenance initiatives to ensure accurate data and effective capacity management, assessment and planning


*Microsoft SQL Server through 2012
*Administer SQL servers including installation, configuration, backups, maintenance, security and jobs
*Implement, support and upgrade database components of custom and COTS applications
*Complex transact-SQL for building queries, procedures, jobs and DB objects
*SQL Replication and SSIS implementation including monitoring and incident resolution
*Excellent written, oral and strong team communication skills


*Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or Information Systems with Microsoft Certifications
*Central Management Server and Policy Based Management implementation
*SSAS, SSRS, service broker, partitioning, resource governor extended events
*Database server hardware and Windows operating systems
*Ignite8, Spotlight, VMware (vCOps), SCCM and SolarWinds
*ITIL Foundations V3

Thank you for your consideration, please submit your resume today! Visit us at www.slaitconsulting.com

**Must be able to work for any employer in the United States. No Visa sponsorship.**

SLAIT Consulting is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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