Database Administrator


Boston, MA

Industry: IT Consulting/Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 276 days ago

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We are looking for Database Administrator for our client in Boston, MA

Job Title: Database Administrator

Job Location: Boston, MA

Job Type: Contract ? 12 Months / Contract to Hire / Direct Hire

?US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.? 

Job Description:

Position Summary: 

  • The client is looking for an experienced Database Administrator to help support several competing projects in order to maintain their current workload.
  • Microsoft Azure Cloud Computing highly desired.
  • In addition, the candidate will be responsible for an array of tasks including but not limited to, Data Model Documentation, Code promotion and technical support for Test/Development systems supporting various database systems. 


  • Act as a database administrator using SQLServer 2012/2016/Azure
  • Responsible for support of CHIA?s production database systems.
  • Responsible for Development DBA tasks such as: Data Model Documentation, Source Control DB Object as they are propagated from Dev to Test to Production.
  • Provide Database technical support for Test/Development systems
  • Understand data flows, warehouse structures and data marts
  • Understand the relationship between data and documentation
  • Assist in the collection and maintenance of metadata
  • Assist in the definition of storage requirements and retention times
  • Assist in the documentation and implementation of database backups and restorations
  • Use SQL Query Analyzer to query data for integrity checks and ad hoc requests
  • Work with application developers to administer SQL stored procedures
  • Build , run and analyze transformation jobs using ETL tools IBM Data Stage and Microsoft SSIS Packages
  • SupportReporting capabilities to provide access to Division data and reports for internal and external clients
  • Work with legal, business groups and Data Review Board on data security issues


  • Experience with Microsoft SQL, Microsoft SSIS, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Azure ?Cloud? and Netezza
  • Experience with the development methodologies such as AgileScrum.
  • Experience with Azure classic portal & Azure resource manager in cloud deployments.
  • Experience with Azure apps technologies such as AzureSQL, Azure Tables, Cache, SQL Server DW, Azure AD, etc.
  • Experience with Azure PaaS technologies.
  • Experience with Visual Studio Team Services
  • Experience with ETL tools, SAS and Visio desirable
  • Minimum 5years of experience as an IT professional in a work environment with a relational database focus.
  • A Bachelor?s Degree in related areas including Data Processing or Computer Information Science is highly desirable, and may substitute for two years of the requiredexperience if acquired within the last 2years.