Senior SQL Server DBA

SQL, OLTP, IT, Computer, Consultant, Database, Engineering
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

What We'll Bring:
At TransUnion, we have a welcoming and energetic environment that encourages collaboration and innovation we're consistently exploring new technologies and tools to be agile. This environment gives our people the opportunity to hone current skills and build new capabilities, while discovering their genius.
Come be a part of our team - you'll work with great people, pioneering products and cutting-edge technology.
What You'll Bring:
  • A work environment that encourages collaboration and innovation. We consistently explore new technologies and tools to be agile.
  • Flexible time off, workplace flexibility, an environment that welcomes continued professional growth through support of tuition reimbursement, conferences and seminars.
  • Our culture encourages our people to hone current skills and build new capabilities, while discovering their genius.
  • A team that values an entrepreneurial spirit, a proactive intellectual curiosity, and a thirst for learning and ability to think outside of the box.
  • An opportunity to make a major impact by being a part of a variety of projects in a matrix environment and recognized for the work you deliver.
  • Minimum of 7 years' experience in the design and administration of logical and relational databases in diverse technological environments
  • Expert troubleshooting and analytical skills
  • Detailed knowledge of SQL Server internals and experience with backup and recovery of SQL Server databases
  • Experience designing, implementing, tuning and maintaining SQL Server Availability Groups for highly available OLTP systems
  • Experience supporting and troubleshooting very large databases (at least 25 terabytes)

We'd love to see:
  • Experience providing 24x7 production support on a rotation schedule
  • Experience in performance tuning with high data volumes
  • Ability to communicate well and work effectively with clients and IT management and staff
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline or equivalent experience with SQL Server database technologies

Impact You'll Make:
  • Displaying leadership and expertise by taking a proactive and in-depth approach with troubleshooting incident
  • Improving operational efficiencies and proactively identifying areas of improvement
  • Support a growing environment of VLDBs (very large databases) supporting key customer-facing applications
  • Engage in special projects to solve key problems facing the department


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability status, veteran status, marital status, citizenship status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

TransUnion's Internal Job Title:
Sr Consultant, Database Engineering
Dice Id : 10111030
Position Id : 19000957
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