Vibrant (www.vibrantmedia.com) is the world’s leading provider of in-content contextual technology that gets brand content and advertising discovered across multiple platforms. With over 6,600 premium publishers and top brand advertisers, Vibrant reaches more than 300 million unique users per month (comScore, 2012). Vibrant gives top brand marketers the opportunity to deliver highly targeted, user-initiated campaigns, within relevant text and images. Vibrant was founded in 2000, headquartered out of New York with multiple offices throughout the United States and Europe. Vibrant's rapid growth has been recognized by the Inc. 500 and Deloitte Fast 50 lists and has also been named a "Best Place to Work” by Ad Age and Crain’s. Vibrant was named a 2012 Highest Rated Media Brand by Advertiser Perceptions and also received Inc. Magazine's 2012 Hire Power Award.
Vibrant is seeking a Database Administrator that will work within an international team of DBA’s between London and New York to help provide a database platform that remains stable and optimized 24 hours a day. The post holder will provide proactive monitoring of all servers, analysis and recommendations including design changes and optimization, and implementation of managed changes into the production environment. This role also requires monitoring system wide applications and escalation of issues as necessary to the relevant teams. The ideal candidate will be required to demonstrate initiative in order to achieve the team’s goals and in identifying and evaluating new opportunities as they present themselves.
We are looking for someone that can:
•Closely monitor all production SQL Servers across all datacenters
•Maintain and monitor the company backup strategy
•Identify and propose improvements to database design and/or hardware design to improve and reduce the number of slow running queries
•Pro-actively deliver project work to improve the product or add functionality as required
•The position also requires a substantial amount of project development work, which as the need arises, is essential to be delivered to the business on time and to specification
•Respond to support tickets in a timely fashion •Provide off-hours support
Skills you will need to be successful in this role:
•3-4 years minimum production and development DBA experience in high transactional and multi-server environments Advanced T-SQL
•SQL Server 2008 Replication
•Performance tuning and optimization skills
•SQL Server 2008 Advanced Features (CDC, Service Broker, etc)
•Ability to recognize system issues and escalate where needed
All regular Vibrant Employees are eligible for competitive pay and benefits packages.
Vibrant is an Equal Opportunity Employer.