Sybase Admin

Replication, Patching, Install, Maintain,
Contract W2
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Sybase DBA for a position in the Mortgage Industry.

This is an month contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in McLean VA. Please review the job description below and contact me ASAP if you are interested.

Position : Sybase DBA
Location : McLean VA
Duration : 12 months Contract

Job description:


• Provide application DBA support in RDBMS technologies
• Management / administration of development and test instances / databases
• Work with Engineering & Operations counterparts and coordinate server/instance and database builds, database refreshes, security implementations and production deployments
• Troubleshooting and problem analysis during development and testing phases
• Provide SME support in DB2 UDB / Oracle technologies to a large group of developers and testers
• Troubleshoot application/database issues during development/testing and deployment phases and provide solutions
• Documentation around database procedures, issues and their resolution


• database administration experience in Sybase
• Experience in latest versions – Sybase 16/15.7
• Experience with Sybase Replication, preferably in latest versions
• Solid understanding of database architecture and strong UNIX knowledge
• Experience in database version upgrades and cross-platform migrations, preferably to Linux
• Strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills
• Good understanding of hardware performance, memory and I/O
• Experience with DBMS specific tools for query/explain plans, database advisors, query snapshots, ability to understand them and troubleshoot the problems
• Experience in supporting application teams in development/testing environments
• Strong understanding database interfacing technologies such as ODBC, JDBC and database native clients (such as Sybase open client, DB2 client, etc.)
• Strong Shell programming knowledge and experience in writing shell scripts


Our client is a leading Mortgage organization and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration

Dice Id : pyrmid
Position Id : 18-03246
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