SQL Server DBA (Production)

Overview

Hybrid
Depends on Experience
Accepts corp to corp applications
Contract - W2
Contract - Independent
Contract - 12 Month(s)
No Travel Required

Skills

SQL Server DBA
Production DBA
Performance Tuning
Setting up and configuring Always ON
On-Prem Database Admin experience
SQL Server 2017/19
More than 8 TB DB environment
Hybrid

Job Details

Sr SQL SERVER DBA ( Production) 

  • 12-24 month contract
  • IMMEDIATE need
  • Any valid Visa is acceptable
  • Client is a very large ecommerce retail company with huge high availability databases. You will be part of the production support team
  • There is potential to get hired here in future ( client does visa transfer )
  • Relocation required now or in future for non-locals to Ann Arbor, MI area. This is a hybrid role. 
  • L3 or L4 Level Admin skills on SQL Server 

REQUIREMENTS

  1. Bachelor's in Computer Science or related field with at least 5 years of SQL DBA experience
  2. Strong experience in SQL Server administration
  3. Experience in analysis, capacity planning, designing, and configuration of SQL database systems
  4. Set up & manage SQL Server Always ON Availability Groups (AAG)
  5. Strong experience in performance tuning
  6. Set up monitoring and alerting of SQL databases
  7. Build and automate database maintenance jobs (Ex: backups, index maintenance, update stats, check db )

Nice to have

  1. Some level of exposure to any one of these no-sql platforms Couchbase, Cosmos DB, Mongo DB
  2. Some level of exposure to architecting / building containerized database solutions
  3. Azure cloud