SQL Database Administrator

$100,000 - $125,000

Full Time

  • Work from home



Job Description

***We are unable to sponsor as this is a permanent full-time role***

A prestigious financial firm is on the search for a Database Administrator.  This role is revolved around SQL database administration and development, tuning SSIS packages, T-SQL queries, and SQL execution plans. 


  • Optimize stored procedures, functions and ad-hoc SQL
  • Design, develop and implement internal data feeds, data reporting extracts and ETL processes between disparate systems
  • Implement, create reports and provide general support for SQL Server Reporting services
  • Monitor relational databases to optimize performance, resource use, backup/recovery, and physical implementation
  • Review database objects and create and maintain change controls
  • Monitor and maintain database security
  • Migrate databases between servers and various platforms
  • Analyze and resolve SQL Server faults
  • Document data flows, application specifications from a DB perspective and system procedures
  • Implement and maintain data distribution and disaster recovery solutions, such as mirroring, replication, and log shipping
  • Support highly-available and disaster recovery (HA/DR) database technologies (such as SQL Clustering and SQL Server Availability Groups across multiple data centers)
  • Investigate and resolve reported application issues, escalating issues as necessary to the application owners
  • Provide 24x7 on-call support on a rotating basis


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related field or related experience
  • A minimum of 5 years of experience with SQL
  • Expert with SQL Server performance management and tuning, including identifying solutions that optimize SQL execution plans
  • Tuning SSIS packages
  • T-SQL
  • SQL Server Administration experience including:
    • Triggers
    • SSIS
    • Stored Procedure Code Development and Standardization
    • Data Integration and Migration
    • Management Studio
    • SQL XML
    • Database Auditing and Controls
  • Strong knowledge of Windows OS
  • Strong knowledge of physical and VMWare SQL configuration from an infrastructure perspective