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*​​SQL Server DBA’s*

*long term contract*

*They have multiple locations in Chicago, Glen Mills PA or Hermitage, TN
(near Nashville). *

*9+ years candidates required *


*Role Specific*

   - Install and patch SQL Server software for standalone and clustered
   - Configure SQL Server installations to meet defined best practices.
   - Monitor and remediate issues with SQL Server maintenance jobs to
   include backups, DBCC and reindexing.
   - Perform SQL Server database migrations for hardware refreshes and SQL
   - Manage SQL Clusters with primary focus on SQL 2008, 2008 R2 and 2012
   running on Windows 2008 R2, 2012.
   - Troubleshoot database and instance performance problems.
   - Troubleshoot issues with SQL Server high availability solutions to
   include Windows Failover Clusters and SQL Server AlwaysOn.
   - Review and provide feedback on scheduled SQL Server database changes.
   - Implement and maintain database security according to security
   - Proactively monitor database systems to ensure minimum downtime.
   - Participate in database tuning to include add/drop/change indexes
   based on vendor and developer input.
   - Review SQL Server instances for compliance with documented best
   - Provide excellent customer service for incident and service request
   - Work with the team to ensure that the associated hardware resources
   allocated to the databases are adequate and to ensure high availability and
   optimum performance.
   - React and resolve all database related warning and alarms from
   database monitoring system.
   - Provide database backup and recovery operation according to given
   - Review and analyze “critical (security) patch” information sent by
   - Manage database storage and capacity planning for internal objects and
   database files.
   - Develops and provides SQL configuration and application development
   best practices and standards for SQL
   - Provides support to Application development teams for development best
   practices, performance analysis and custom TSQL code.
   - Provide support to Performance Testing Team and other
   infrastructure/operations teams in collection, analysis and reporting on
   SQL Server performance metrics
   - Escalate and manage problems to resolution through Microsoft Support,
   SQL Development Team and/or third parties as appropriate.
   - Provide 24x7 on call support as scheduled.

*Knowledge Sharing / Documentation*

   - Document SQL standards and team processes/procedures as needed


*Education*: College Diploma in Computer Science or equivalent work

*Technical Skills*

   - 7+ years of experience in general database administration in a large
   MS SQL Server environment
   - General knowledge of infrastructure technologies and how they relate
   to SQL performance (storage model/design, Windows OS, Hyper-V, clustering,
   - Extensive experience in SQL database engine infrastructure and
   support, version 2008R2 and higher
   - Extensive operational support knowledge of SQL Server on Windows 2012
   failover clusters
   - Ability to write and troubleshoot SQL Server automation scripts
   (backups, indexing, migrations, etc.)
   - Ability to troubleshoot and resolve database performance issues,
   blocking and deadlocking issues, connectivity issues, security issues etc.
   - Ability to detect and troubleshoot SQL Server related CPU, Memory,
   I/O, disk space and other resource contention
   - Expert knowledge of SQL installation, configuration and patching on
   standalone server, Windows failover cluster and SQL AlwaysOn cluster.
   - Expert knowledge of backups, restores, recovery models and backup
   strategy design and implementation.
   - Expert knowledge of SQL Server best practices as defined by Microsoft
   and generally accepted in the DBA community
   - Documentation skills for processes and procedures (creating KBs, work
   instructions, standards definitions, etc.)
   - Knowledge of 3rd party monitoring tools and applications (Idera, SCOM)
   - Knowledge in a scripting language like PowerShell, VBScript, WSH

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Some level of understanding of AD and AD security principles

Thanks &Regards


*Unicom **Technologies Inc*

Phone:309-740-1565 Fax: 866-291-2541

Email: URL

Gtalk: unicomaditya

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