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Location: BOLLINGBROOK, IL
No of years of experience: 4 Years
Pay Rate : -
Job Type : 3 months Contract
GENERAL SUMMARY & SCOPE
As an Engineer of Database Systems (DBA), you will have the opportunity to be a member of the database team responsible for supporting a mixed environment of SQL Server and Oracle Databases. Reporting to the Manager of Database Systems, the DBA will play a critical role in engineering, designing, and supporting different types of database platforms supporting mission critical operations for business.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES (*Essential Functions)
Assists with the technical design, implementation and support for designated database hardware and software technologies.
Works closely with the business and IT to develop cost effective, operationally supportable solutions that meet complex requirements.
Works to identify opportunities for improvement within the environment, both technical and operational, along with plans capture those benefits.
Plan and execute proactive measures to achieve stability and availability of the database environments according to companies requirements
Apply knowledge and experience of industry best practices within database administration
Perform database capacity planning to ensure operational stability and availability of all databases
Assists in managing the database area including maintenance (patching, Upgrading), managing incidents, root cause analysis and change control processes for the database area.
Work directly with peer IT, security, operations and business teams to deliver database services necessary for deployment of Enterprise applications throughout the company.
Provide 1st and 2nd level support for Databases.
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, related discipline or equivalent experience required.
Minimum of four years of experience in a large scale database environments (100+ databases), including administration, installation, and troubleshooting in a clustered environment.
Minimum of four years of experience with SQL Server versions 2005/2008/2012 and working knowledge of Oracle 11g RDBMS and Unix/Linux.
Experience supporting large scale SAP installations on SQL Server considered a plus
Knowledge of SQL 2005/2008/2012 in high-availability configurations like clustering, always-on, database mirroring, log-shipping & replication.
Preferred MCDBA / MCT / MSSQL certification or OCP.
Strong experience in production database performance tuning working in coordination with the application teams.
Strong Knowledge of database Backup & Recovery.
Strong Knowledge of T-Sql, Pl/Sql and Sql Scripts, Knowledge of Stored Procedures, Database Triggers Functions & Packages.
Knowledge of 3rd Party DBA Tools like Idera- Sql Diagnostic Manager & Admin tools, SCOM, Erwin & Redgate will be a plus.
Experience in implementing pro-active measures for database performance efficiency & scalability in a growing environment.
Strong Communications, customer focus and leadership skills.
Solid Knowledge of industry best practices and technical skills.
Strong team player with proven experience and ability to collaborate with other server, network, storage, server engineers and administrators required.
Strong verbal, written and presentation skills with the ability to effectively interact with internal and external business partners.
Experience working directly with business partners on operational issues and communicating effectively to senior management.