Database Administrator

Employer
SDS/2
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Aug 21, 2019
Closes
Aug 23, 2019
Ref
290266247
Hours
Full Time
Design Data Systems, Inc. is looking for a full time Database Administrator.The primary responsibilities of this position will be to be the sole database administrator for a large Washington DC-based organization of approximately 500 users, 100 total servers, and 10-15 SQL servers running mostly SQL 2012 and SQL 2014. These servers are hosted in a mix of an Amazon Web Services environment and on-premise on Microsoft HyperV. Applications running on SQL include Microsoft SharePoint and Microsoft Dynamics. High Availability is in use via SQL mirroring with a witness server. This organization is also starting a data warehousing initiative and will need the support of this position to offer recommendations, manage integrations, and to help execute this initiative. This position will be part of a team of ~10 individuals providing IT services to this customer, will have an adjunct team of an additional~10 individuals to provide services in a shared role, all as part of a 90+ person IT organization.Additionally, this position will also be responsible for helping to design a business practice within designDATA around database administration. As a large IT Managed Services Provider, designDATA wants to expand our offerings to include database administration. This includes designing what is included in this service offering, setting standards for how we would deliver this service, how to ensure the service is profitable, and what additional staffing and skillsets will be required to deliver this service.Specific Skillsets And Requirements5+ years working in SQL database administration (including SQL 2012 and 2014)3+ years being a lead / sole SQL database administrator in a complex database environmentExperience with configuring SQL best practices (performance, high availability, security, backup and recovery)Experience with SQL licensing and cost managementExperience with SSRS and reporting a plusExperience with Oracle DatabasesExperience as a DBA with AWS Cloud databases are a bonus.EducationA Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a major in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline or three (3) years of equivalent experience in a related field.PREFERENCE STATEMENT: Design Data Systems, Inc. grants preference to qualified Doyon Shareholders first, and second to qualified shareholders of other Alaska Native corporations that grant a similar preference in all phases of employment and training, which include, but are not limited to hiring, promotion, layoff, transfer, and training.We are a Federal Contractor and comply with the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA).We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.Apply Online at www.doyon.comFounded in 1979, Design Data Systems, Inc. is a leading IT services company serving the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Our company focuses on a variety of IT solutions including network management and service desk support, VOIP, Security, IT Consulting, Data Center & Cloud Services. We're devoted to providing reliable Computer Support to businesses that want to improve productivity and profitability and our staff of over one hundred technology professionals will work to ensure that technology is planned, implemented and managed to align to our client's organizations business objectives.REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION: It is Design Data Systems, Inc.'s business philosophy and practice to provide reasonable accommodations, according to applicable state and federal laws, to all qualified individuals with physical or mental disabilities.PREFERENCE STATEMENT: Design Data Systems, Inc. grants preference to qualified Doyon Shareholders first, and second to qualified shareholders of other Alaska Native corporations that grant a similar preference in all phases of employment and training, which include, but are not limited to hWe are a Federal Contractor and comply with the Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA).We are an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, disability, veteran status, and other protected characteristics.Apply Online at www.doyon.com

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