*Please check the JD and let me know if you have any candidates available. * *Role : SQL DBA Location : Apple Valley, MN* *Duration : 6+ months * *Interview: Phone then Face to Face* The SQL DBA is looking for candidates *local to Minnesota* and they must be *USC or Green Card.* DBA will be installing, administering and supporting the company’s database systems for both internal and external clients. The candidate will be a member of the IT Enterprise Services team, which has responsibility for the overall technology production operations for all infrastructure and applications. Must Haves 5+ years of working in a database administrator role Understanding of database mirroring, availability groups and log shipping a must Proven background and strong experience of database structures, theories, principles, and practices Experience with MS SQL Server and PostgreSQL Experience with Microsoft full Database Stack (T-SQL, SSIS, SSRS) Experience using tools such as Red Gate Tools and Idera a plus Knowledge of education standards such as QTI/APIP, SIF, AIF a plus Strong analysis, research, and problem-solving skills Responsibilities Assist in troubleshooting database services issues as they occur, including after-hours and weekends as required Ensure all databases are under maintenance plans, including but not limited to backups, stats update and indexes Maintain optimal operating performance for database systems Investigate user observations concerning performance of systems, provide detailed analysis on what factors are contributing to user’s observations Recommend solutions by defining database physical structure and functional capabilities, database security, data back-up, and recovery specifications Collaborates with Database Developers/Architects to support database requirements including but not limited to HA/DR Maintain database performance by calculating optimum values for database parameters, implementing new releases, completing maintenance requirements, evaluating computer operating systems and hardware products Design and develop appropriate database capacity planning documentation Performs database upgrades, installations, log shipping, and migrations to alternate systems Ensure quality of service by establishing and enforcing industry best practices Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks, benchmarking state-of-the-art practices, and participating in professional societies Configure and maintain database monitoring tools, which are necessary to enhance the user experience and alerts technical administrators if degradation is experienced *Thanks and Regards* *Vikas Gupta* *Sr. Technical Recruiter* *Phone: 4692098270* *[image: srimatrix-logo]* -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Oracle-Projects" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to oracle-projects+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to email@example.com. Visit this group at https://groups.google.com/group/oracle-projects. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/d/optout.