SQL Server DBA
We are looking for a SQL Server Database Administrator- for our direct client at Bethesda, MD. Interested candidate may submit the resume in word format. The details of the requirement are given hereunder. Position overview If you are a talented Database Administrator who can thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced, project-driven environment then you have the opportunity to join the technology group at Bethesda, MD. Working with a team software developers you will help design, develop, and implement our industry leading Web-based assessment system and other new products . We are looking for an enthusiastic experienced Database Administrator who is excited about developing scalable distributed applications in MS SQL Server and is also willing to learn and apply new technologies. The candidate must be proficient in MS SQL Server administration and development techniques, have a background in application development, and demonstrate a working knowledge of Object-Oriented Programming. Specific roles and responsibilities Participates in the design, development and implementation of Database Architectures for Web-based and mobile products used by early childhood educators Manages the deployment and upgrade process of related application databases Supports and maintains existing databases and applications Determines the most effective way to increase performance as performance issues arise Documents the company's database environment Documents the new and changes of Database related code and provides user documentation Participates in code reviews Resolves technical issues through debugging, research, and investigation Ensures all database servers are backed up in a way that meets the business's Recovery Point Objectives (RPO) Tests backups to ensure we can meet the business Recovery Time Objectives (RTO) Works with QA to review test cases and ensure proper test case coverage Contributes to the continued optimization of team work processes and practices by actively participating in the Agile process Qualifications Over 5 years of database administration experience working on complex Web-based applications required BS in computer science or related discipline preferred Database related Certifications are a plus Experience designing entity diagrams and creating SQL scripts Experience writing stored procedures for data access and update Experience tuning SQL queries andor stored procedures Experience with Replication and Cluster Services is preferred Experience with large scale data sets in a high performance environment is preferred Experience with a database deployment tools and processes a plus Experience with developing SSIS packages a plus Experience with MySQL or PostgreSQL is a plus Practical experience building applications with CFML, Java, PHP.NET, C Ability to analyze complex and large amounts of data Interest in Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence a plus Experience with Subversion, BitBucket or other version control system Strong verbal and written communication skills Must be detail oriented and deliver quality consistent results in a timely manner Desire to work in a highly collaborative, creative, and challenging environment NOTES No phone calls please. Candidates with financial industry experience and from local area are preferred. May be required to attend an in-person interview at their own expense.