18 days old

SQL Server / Sybase DBA

Frisco, TX 75034
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    $40 To $40

SQL Server / Sybase DBA Job Specification

Typical candidate will have about 7 years of experience. Must have strong experience (3-5 years) as a production DBA with both SQL Server and Sybase. There must be very good knowledge of SQL Server 2008, 2012, and 2014, and Sybase 15.7/16.0. Ideally with experience as a dual role SQL Server / Sybase DBA.

Experience in investment banking or equivalent high pressure environment (2 years minimum) is essential as is previous support of a medium to large estate (100+ instances). Must be a good communicator, proactive in attitude, take ownership of tasks and drive them through to completion and be a good team player.

In the role you will help support and maintain a large SQL Server / Sybase estate:

- SQL Server 2008, 2012 and 2014

- Sybase 15.7/16.0

- Sybase IQ and Replication

- 700 instances / 7,000+ databases


- Capable of working on late shift (12:30 pm until 9:30 pm) and on weekends

- Have shared responsibility for backup, recovery and monitoring.

- Deal with change requests and end-user queries for the systems

- Deal with serious and critical production SQL Server issues in a timely manner.

- Provide infrastructure, engineering and performance tuning advice to application development teams.

- Provide second level on call Mon - Sun outside business hours for one week in approximately eight (first level is provided offshore).

Skills (essential):

- SQL 2008 / 2012 / 2014

- Sybase 15.7/16.0

- Windows 2008/2012, Linux

- Performance Analysis and Tuning

- Microsoft Windows Failover Cluster

- AlwaysOn Availability Groups

- Database Mirroring

- MSSQL Replication / Sybase IQ and Replication

Skills (desirable):

- Use of incident, problem and change management tools

- SQL scripting and shell/perl scripting

- Partitioning

- SAN/NAS storage concepts

- PowerShell

- Visual Basic .NET


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