SQL Database Administrator (DBA)

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Kforce Inc.
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Contract W2, Temp
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Kforce has a client in Fort Worth, TX that is seeking a SQL Server Development DBA for a long term contract.

Position Duties:
* Size and provide specifications for new virtual and physical SQL database servers
* Troubleshoot and deploy SSIS packages
* Participate in code reviews with development teams to give guidance on performance and design
* Maintain standards, policies, configuration guidelines and procedures
* Consult with production support DBAs on project needs and deployments
* Monitor databases for resource utilization. Initiate corrective action to ensure all database servers meet processing requirements for performance and reliability
* Performance tuning and query optimization
* Create and maintain SQL server replication
* Participate in database design process
* Work closely with application teams and identify potential performance problems and offer advice
* Work with Security team to secure all databases and maintain security posture
* Create, edit and maintain SSIS Packages, SSRS reports and SSAS cubes
* Create, test and document custom stored procedures
* Space management and growth plans

* 5+ years as a Microsoft SQL Server DBA (3+ years SQL Server 2012 or higher)
* 5+ years as a DBA supporting a production environment
* 5+ years programming experience in SQL
* 3+ years of experience with advanced database clustering/Always On/Mirroring/ Replication technologies
* Experience with PowerShell scripting
* Strong experience with writing, configuring, and troubleshooting SSIS packages
* Experience with VMWare
* Experience with Spotlight and other monitoring solutions
* Automation skills with restores and data refreshes
* In depth knowledge related to computer hardware. (servers, networks, SAN, RAID devices, I/O subsystems)
* Strong working experience with Microsoft operating systems. (Windows 2008 - Windows 2012 R2)
* Expertise with table/index design
* Understanding of project management and ability to provide and manage scope definition, project plans, risk assessment and reporting is a plus
* Familiarity with Agile development methodology such as KANBAN is preferred
* Exposure to other development languages and applications such as Power BI, Crystal Reports, ASP, Java, and HTML is a plus
* SQL Server certification is a plus
* Experience with other database vendors is a plus (Oracle, Teradata, and MySQL)

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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1001 E. Palm Avenue Tampa, FL, 33605


Company Information

Kforce is a professional staffing services firm specializing in the technology areas of project management, business analysis, application development, enterprise data management and infastructure for commercial and government organizations. Kforce has been matching job seekers and employers since 1962. We are committed to “Great People = Great Results” and offer exciting job opportunities across the United States. Kforce continues to look for experienced technology professionals to join our team of great people! Kforce specializes in providing contract, contract-to-hire and direct placement technology opportunities. Our staffing specialists work to understand your career goals and offer career advice in order to help you become a more marketable technology professional.
Dice Id : kforcecx
Position Id : ITWQG1603203

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