Sybase Database Administrator

Sybase, Linux, perl, shell, DBA, Database Administration, Sybase ASE, Replication Server
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Seeking an experience and dedicated Database Administrator join a small tightly knit group of a financial services boutique.
The group is responsible for Data and database integrity, architecture, modeling, security, performance tuning and Disaster recovery of the tens of servers hosting Sybase ASE instances in a 24x7 environment.
Responsibilities will include:

  • As member of a team, support the Database Servers in a development environment
  • Continuously improve database performance and operational excellence
  • Contribute to the building out of database architecture, design and modeling to improve database integrity
  • Develop, manage and maintain capacity, day-to-day database operations, and disaster recovery (DR)
  • Troubleshoot database-related application performance issues and recommend solutions
  • Adhere to best practices regarding access to and management of databases
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to troubleshoot live issues, internally or externally reported
  • Plan and executed strategies for operational and development support, monitoring, deployments, security and performance analysis
  • Communicate with and update management on systems health
  • Participate in on-call rotation and 24x7 supporting and troubleshooting database issues

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in 24x7, mission-critical environment
  • Demonstrated Sybase ASE Database Administration and Sybase Replication experience
  • Strong knowledge of the technical aspects of database security, enterprise backup and restore, and replication strategies
  • Experience with Sybase database architecture, deployment, monitoring, security, support, performance tuning, and troubleshooting 
  • Experience designing and implementing complex Disaster Recovery and high availability and failover solutions
  • Demonstrated proficiency in managing large and complex data sets within Sybase and MongoDB databases
  • Proven ability in executing and supporting strategies to ensure the health of enterprise database environments
  • Proven ability to plan, communicate, perform and verify production changes
  • Experience with Linux and Shell and/or Perl scripting
  • Proven experience in providing highly secure and available, fault-tolerant enterprise systems
  • Ability to proactively identify and resolve technical issues
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Be willing and available to work on weekends to execute weekend maintenance procedures
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other technical science
  • Experience with MongoDB and PostgreSQL would be helpful
Dice Id : 10228550
Position Id : sybdbany
Originally Posted : 3 months ago
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