SQL Server DBA
Smith & Keller - New York, NY

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Dedicated SQL Server DBA is required in direct support of critical infrastructure SQL Server databases. Resource will provide aligned database services that will support SQL Server software on each of the supported servers.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Install and maintain SQL Server 2005 and SQL Server 2008 systems.
  • Create, maintain, support SQL Server databases.
  • Build high availability systems by using clustering, mirroring.
  • Research and resolve SQL Server software and database issues
  • Establish and maintain backup and recovery processes
  • Basic knowledge of BMC Patrol for SQL Server
  • Expertise in SQL Litespeed.
  • Expert knowledge of SQL database security.
  • Experience with monitoring and tuning of SQL Server 2005 & 2008 system
The projects that the candidate will work on will require direct SQL project tasks, including database server builds. Support for upgrades of the DBMS software, installation of critical VTM vulnerability patches, resolution and troubleshooting of technical problems encountered, fail over of the databases under COB, and implementation of HA clustering capabilities.

Qualifications
Knowledge/Experience:
  • Must have at least 3+ years SQL Server experience
  • Must have experience with SQL Server 2005/2008
  • Strong Enterprise environment experience
  • Knowledge of additional DBMS’s is a plus
  • Must have strong Windows background Skills:
  • Must have a strong problem research and resolution skills.
  • Must have performance monitoring and tuning background
  • Must have strong background knowledge of Active directory security.
  • Bachelor of Science – Must have a degree in computer related field
Competencies:
  • Must be a good team player and work well with others
  • Must have very good written and oral communications skills.

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Smith & Keller is a technical staffing firm providing permanent placement services in the New York Metropolitian area. We are not the...