IT Database Administrator III 34165
Fast Switch, Ltd. - Farmington Hills, MI

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The Candidate will be working on a Major Project for us, the ideal candidate will be a Database Administrator who will work on a central DBA team during a major application re-platform project migrating from a mainframe to distributed environment. The DBAs responsibilities will include design, install, migrate, monitor, maintain, and performance tune production, QA, and development MySQL databases while ensuring high levels of data availability, performance, and integrity. The DBA will also provide subject matter expertise and assist database application teams in the design, review, performance tuning, and debugging of application development database access processes. These responsibilities will be carried out while following database policies and procedures to ensure the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of databases and their accompanying applications.

Must Haves:
ANSI SQL experience
On-site in Michigan
SQL Performance Tuning
DBA experience

Nice to have:
Data modeling
Strong skills are required in the following technologies: MYSQL OLTP applications, SQL, Linux, scripting, stored procedures, performance tuning, root cause analysis, application design and development, handling multiple tasks, prioritizing work, and contributing to a collaborative team. Optional skills in the following technologies are a plus: DB2, z/OS, TSO, JCL, and data modeling.
Must be ability and willing to be based out of our Farmington Hills, MI location

ANSI SQL experience * 6+ Yrs.
Communication skills
Database Concepts * 3+ Yrs.
Database Design * 3+ Yrs.
DB2 * 3+ Yrs.
DBA * 6+ Yrs.
DBMS * 6+ Yrs.
JCL * 3+ Yrs.
LINUX * 3+ Yrs.
mySQL database * 3+ Yrs.
Operating Systems * 3+ Yrs.
Root cause analysis * 3+ Yrs.
Scripting * 6+ Yrs.
SQL Performance Tuning * 6+ Yrs.
TSO * 3+ Yrs.
Z/OS * 3+ Yrs.

Fast Switch, Ltd. is a 16-year-old IT Consulting company with offices in Detroit, MI and Columbus, OH and doing business in almost half the states in the union.

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Medical and Dental (Fast Switch pays 85% of premium)
Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
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Life Insurance (100% paid)
401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match

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