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The Judge Group, Inc.
SQL, DBA, COM, Database, Engineer, Python, Perl, Computer, Engineering, Linux
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Job Description

Location: Pleasanton, CA
Description: Our client is currently seeking a Sr. SQL/Server Production Data Services DBA


Looking for a strong Sr. SQL/Server DBA who is strong in both Production and Data Services. This individual will be responsible for maintaining live production data and will be partnering side-by-side with the Product team to fix/clean data real-time as they do development and design while maintaining best practices. Additional responsibilities are troubleshooting and incident handling.

Our Data Services team has an outstanding opportunity for a highly motivated Senior Production Database Engineer with proven background working on critical enterprise SaaS applications.

What we do:

You will help design secure, scalable and high performing databases. You will be part of the team driving the transformation from private data centers into the AWS cloud. Bring your skills to the current space and have the opportunity to adapt and propel the change needed in our database tiers to move to cloud offerings. Be a driving strength in our exciting transformation to DevOps Database engineering; adopting infrastructure as code, hands off management and deployment of our cloud enabled data platform.

Primary Responsibilities

Maintain the health and performance of all databases running in a virtual environments in private and public cloud.

Handle connectivity, access control, high availability, replication, storage, patching and upgrades for all data systems.

Deep performance tuning covering database internals on index, statistics, query plan optimization, locking, wait interfaces, use of DMVs for diagnostics and driving improvements,

Develop reports for performance and capacity reviews.

Populating test and development environments with data

Partner with business and engineering teams to define, design, develop, test, and deploy system improvements and feature releases.

Participating in a global on call rotation and weekly release & maintenance windows.

What are we looking for? (Qualifications)

We need you to have 5+ years' experience with

SQL Server administration (2008-2016)

Database and system internals and performance tuning

SQL Server development covering SQL & T-SQL code

Scripting in PowerShell, shell, Python or Perl.

B.Sc. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience.

As well as:

Experience with databases in high performance, multi-user web applications.

Focus, passion and dedication to find simple solutions to complex problems.

Great energy and enthusiasm with a positive, collaborative working style, clear communication and writing skills.

Ability to collaborate and operate in an Agile environment.

Proficient in Microsoft SQL Server (2008, 2016, 2017) and applying capabilities to business problems.

Proven experience in database design for performance, security and scalability.

Proficient in writing efficient, well documented SQL and shell scripts.

Strong experience working with Atlassian JIRA and Confluence

Extra credit if you have:

Experience with Linux and open source software.

Experience with MongoDB, Postgres and Redis

Public cloud (AWS) experience


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Company Information

The Judge Group is a privately-owned, leading professional services firm. What does that mean? It means we provide technology, talent and learning solutions to businesses around the globe, and we're great at it. Our expertise is positioned at the crossroads of people and technology—two of the most important aspects of successful business today.
Dice Id : cxjudgpa
Position Id : 632858
Originally Posted : 1 month ago

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