Job Description

5.00 to 20.00 Years
BOTHELL [United States]
 Job Title: Lead DBA-SQL Server Location: Bothell, WAResponsibilities Understand and apply advanced database administration, management and performance tuning techniques specific to SQL Server Proactively identify trends in SQL statements and provide recommendation for efficient use of resources Proactively identify resource requirements to ensure high availability of database systems Provide technical advice and expertise to less senior staff members Provide 24x7 on call support as part of a scheduled rotation with other team members Provide advanced technical troubleshooting for applications and database systems with emphasis on root cause analysisAbility to perform the following: Participate in design and application review sessions, assist with definition of computing standards and recommend policies related to those standards Research solutions to various business and technical problems, evaluate alternatives and be able to present recommendations and justifications to management Configure and tune hardware and software to insure optimum performance and resource utilization Develop advanced shell scripts, SQL scripts in support of database operations Enforce Security policies and procedures on databases Write and maintain documentation describing changes and modifications to all systems and databases Perform exports, backups, restores, refreshes and data extracts as required Act as technical liaison in support for database related project activities Develop strong working knowledge of key applications and their interaction with the database(s)Qualifications 4- 5 years in Windows 2000, 2003 and 2008 server environment 7- 10 years as a database administrator working with SQL 2008, 2012, 2014 and 2016 environments Experience in a large, 24x7 environment Experience with multi terabyte databases Experience with SQL Always On and Active/Active Peer to Peer Transactional Replication Experience with telephony billing systems and related applications a big plus High degree of skill with database commands and monitoring utilities such as SQL Profiler, Spotlight, FOGLIGHT, SolarWinds, Red Gate etc. Advanced knowledge of database administration tasks such as backups, database recovery, security, etc. Advanced knowledge of debugging and performance tuning stored procedures, UDFs and triggers. Advanced installation and configuration experience Advanced knowledge of hardware, including clusters, RAID, multi processor architecture, etc. Advanced knowledge of VBScript and advanced DTS, SSIS package design. Strong knowledge of high availability and Disaster Recovery architecture Solid experience with the Windows operating system and command set as well as competence with PowerShell scripting Thorough knowledge of physical and logical disk systems and their impact on database performance Experience with server and database clustering techniques and the performance impacts thereof