SQL Server DBA

Calance US
Denver, CO
Sep 29, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe

Job Description
We are hiring a SQL Server DBA for a Contract position in Denver, CO

Sr. SQL DBA Duties: As a Database Administrator you will design, create, manage and tune production databases on our servers, and participate in database-related initiatives in alignment with our Mission and Core Values. The ideal candidate will be able to apply their experience and knowledge with Microsoft SQL databases, industry standards and best practices as part of the Enterprise Infrastructure Team. This team has responsibility for the Enterprise application infrastructure in our primary data center supporting numerous business offices and facility locations throughout the country. To be successful, the ideal candidate will be able to utilize their experience of common industry tools to manage, maintain, and enhance enterprise operations as well as being able identify opportunities and bring new skills and methods to the team to address issues as they arise. Contribute to plans and policies for the production management of critical, large, enterprise databases Design, create and maintain automated processes using MS SQL to gather and present data Methodically analyze data before and after changes in the environment to critically determine weaknesses and errors in processes, showing competency to troubleshoot Ability to consult and communicate effectively with internal customers, vendors and enterprise infrastructure teammates Adaptable to new tools and processes, sharing what is learned about those tools and processes with other Teammates with desire to learn and share being essential Other duties as assigned Skills: 5-10 years contiguous recent MS SQL Server DBA experience Worked in a medium or large size enterprise as an operational DBA Will be a part of an On-Call rotation with some after hours and weekend work required Experience installing, configuring, managing, monitoring and troubleshooting SQL Server 2008, 2012, 2014 Experience with Performance tuning , index tuning of VLDBs Experience with Data warehouse and SSIS, Cubes, Report server. Proven experience with Backups, Restores and participated in Disaster Recovery Drills Familiar with Trend and Capacity Planning tools and processes Knowledge of scripting languages including T-SQL, VB Script required and PowerShell a plus Knowledge of High Availability technologies, Disaster recovery (Always on , Mirroring, Log Shipping, Database Partitioning, Replication, Clustering, and PolyServe) Demonstrated experience in developing and implementing SSIS, SSRS and SSAS is a plus Has strong communication, customer service and written skills Solid understanding of network, storage, tiered application environments and security. Healthcare experience, experience with SOX, HIPPA regulations will be a plus. Proficient in technical documentation and the creation of knowledgebase articles Experience with Data Center migrations will be a plus. Demonstrated initiative and the ability to implement change effectively and use of a corporate work ticketing system (e.g. BMC Remedy) Must be able to work in and support team environments as well as work independently Attention to detail with ability to multitask in a fast paced, fluid environment A good team player, leader, flexible, share knowledge, help others, collaborate well within and outside the team Edication - Bachelors in Computer Science or Masters Computer Science or equivalent preferred. SQL Server certifications are all a plus
Company Description
Calance is a recognized leader in providing top-tier Information Technology professionals across North America. With over 25 years of experience recruiting professionals ranging from Programmers to CIOs, Calance provide valuable staffing solutions for short and long term projects, as well as your permanent hiring needs. Our professionals are experts at helping organizations realize their information technology goals by selecting the best talent for each project or position.

Calance helps clients respond quickly to economic, strategic or technological changes by utilizing a flexible workforce. We offer highly-skilled professional IT consultants on a temporary or project basis. Consultants are employees of Calance while on assignment for the client, allowing for cost savings, risk management and operational benefits.

Calance's Contract-to-Hire option allows an IT organization to evaluate an individual before making a decision to bring them on as a full-time employee. Depending on the length of the temporary assignment, placement fees are waived or reduced.

Calance realizes that IT organizations often have needs for talented people to fill specific roles and that filling those needs can be challenging. Our highly experienced Account Managers and recruiting staff work closely with our clients to determine the desired skills, background and traits required for the position.

We apply our unique recruiting methodology to locate and recruit the most highly qualified candidates to match the requirements of your full-time employee position. Calance can assist in every step of the hiring process, from determining the exact job requirements to final negotiations, to help bring on-board the candidates you need.

Denver, CO


Sat, 16 Sep 2017 14:29:28 PDT