SQL Server Database Architect

SQL Server, Azure, SSIS, SSRS, database replication, database mirroring, PowerShell scripting, Agile/Scrum
Contract W2, 6 months
Depends On Experience
Work from home available

Job Description

Our client located near DC NW is looking for a SQL Server Database Architect for a 6 month contract with likely extension. The position is currently remote but once it is deemed safe to return to the offices, this resource will be expected to work on-site. At least 8 years of experience administering large databases in a high transaction, 24x7 Microsoft SQL Server database environment is required. Additional skills and experience include database troubleshooting, database monitoring, performance tuning, backup and recovery, database replication and mirroring, etc. Experience with SQL Server in Azure IaaS is a big plus.

Come join and industry leader with a large IT shop and great work culture.

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Essential Skills:

-Experience working with data analytics teams and business intelligence tools especially PowerBi

-Advanced working knowledge of Firewall and network security concepts

-Advanced working knowledge of Windows Server management such as disk administration, general performance health counters and overall server configuration

-Good working knowledge of Networking concepts such as subnetting, telnetting, IPV4 routing protocols and overall network connectivity.

-Understanding of current hardware systems, RAID and disk subsystems commonly used in fault tolerant production environments.

-Understanding and experience with SAN hardware and administration.

-Understanding of Virtual Server environments.

-Previous experience working as part of an Agile/Scrum organization


-Bachelor s or Master s Degree in Computer science or related field is strongly desired.

-Experience working with Microsoft Azure IAAS and PAAS solutions. Working experience with SQL Server on IAAS and Azure SQL DB is a plus

-Knowledge of PowerShell for SQL is a plus

-MCTS, MCITP, and/or MVP certifications a plus

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Please click the Apply Now button to apply for the job.

We will review your resume and call if you are qualified.

Resumes will NOT be sent to clients without your approval.


Refer a colleague to us, and Precision will give you $ 1000 if we find a job for that person!

(The fine print: The referred candidate must be previously unknown to us. Start date must be within 6 months of referral.)

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Our Clients. We work with the best.

- We are direct vendors to Fortune 500 companies across North America

- We're the top provider of contract IT professionals to many of our clients

Our Experience. We know how to sell our candidates to clients.

- We've been in business for over 20 years, and have made thousands of successful placements

Our Background. Precision is run by former IT professionals.

- We know what it is like to be an IT consultant working in a large organization.

- We actually understand your skills. We'll make sure that you are right for the job, and that the job is right for you.

Our Reputation for Quality. Clients favor Precision's candidates.

- We take the time to learn about you so that we can best match you to our openings and sell you to our clients.

- Our clients know from experience that Precision's consultants are the most qualified and the best fit for their project teams.

Our Ethics. We pride ourselves on our ethical business practices.

- We never submit your resume without your permission, and we never give your resume to other staffing companies

- We are up front about pay rates and the interviewing process, and provide you with constant feedback.

Our Responsibility. We take seriously our obligations to our consultants.

- We always pay on time

- We offer highly competitive pay rates, as well as an opportunity to participate in our group health insurance, long term disability and 401(k) plans.

- When required, we carefully manage H1-B and applications, and involve you at every step.

- We have dedicated HR personnel that will answer the phone when you call.



Job ID 4427DI-0052
Dice Id : precisn
Position Id : 4427DI
Originally Posted : 8 months ago
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