SQL Database Administrator


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Job profile

  • Manage SQL server databases through multiple product lifecycle environments, from development to mission critical production systems.
  • Configure and maintain database servers and processes, including monitoring of system health and performance, to ensure high levels of performance, availability, and security.
  • Apply data modelling techniques to ensure development and implementation support efforts meet integration and performance expectations
  • Independently analyze, solve and correct issues in real time, providing problem resolution end  to end
  • Refine and automate regular processes, track issues, and document changes 
  • Assist developers with complex query tuning and scheme refinement.
  • Provide 24/7 supports for critical production systems.
  • Perform scheduled maintenance and support release deployment activities after hours.
  • Share domain and technical expertise, providing technical mentorship and cross training to other peers and team members


Skills and Qualification

  • 5+ years MS SQL server administration experience required
  • Experience with Performance Tuning And Optimization (PTO) using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools
  • Experience with backups, restores and recovery models
  • Knowledge of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recover (DR) options for SQL servers
  • Experience working with windows server, including active directory
  • Excellent written and verbal communication
  • Flexible, team player, “get it done “ personality
  • Ability to organise and plan work independently
  • Ability to work in a rapidly changing environment
  • Ability to multi-task and context switch effectively between different activities and teams.
  • MCTS, MCITP, and /or MVP certifications a plus




Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Information Technology

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience

5 - 7 years