Confidential Company  •  Orlando, FL
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/17/17 by Emily Russo
Confidential Company
Orlando, FL
IT Consulting/Services
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 08/17/17 Emily Russo

We are looking for MS SQL DBA ?for our client in Orlando, FL

Job Title: MS SQL DBA

Job Location: Orlando, FL

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:


  • Adhering to SLAs
  • Mentoring / Training Team Members
  • Handling tickets / requests
  • Perform root cause analysis
  • Troubleshooting technical issues
  • Defining processes and ensuring that the processes are adhered to
  • Oversees and is responsible for successful completion of Installation, configuration and migration
  • Customer meetings
  • Suggests new technologies and design changes
  • Suggesting patches/upgrades to maintain security level
  • Testing / Auditing/processes as required from time to time
  • Ability to work in 24/7 production environment

Technical Requirements:

  • Experience  in managing SQL Server 2005, 2008, 2012, 2014 and 2016
  • Experience in troubleshooting and resolving database integrity issues, performance issues, blocking and deadlocking issues, replication issues, log shipping issues, connectivity issues, security issues etc.
  • Experience in Performance Tuning, Query Optimization, using SQL Server monitoring utilities such as Spotlight
  • Ability to detect/ troubleshoot SQL Server related CPU, memory, I/O, disk space and other resource contention
  • Good Experience in backups, restores, recovery models, database shrink operations, DBCC commands, Clustering
  • Experience with AlwaysON design , Availability groups, clustering, replication, log shipping, mirroring and storage replication technologies
  • Experience in implementing operational automation using Powershell
  • Experience in  indexes, index management, integrity checks, configuration, patching
  • Knowledge of SQL Server tools ( Profiler, DTA, SSMS, SAC, SSCM, PerfMon, DMVs, system sprocs)
  • Solid acquaintance with windows server, security delegation, SPNs, storage components
  • Experience with Cloud database hosting providers AWS and Azure.
  • Ability to work independently as well as with a team.
  • Ability to work in 24/7 production environment
  • Knowledge on Linux environment.
  • Having experience of DR setup through various synch methods.
  • Designing strategy towards Capacity Management (Growth) for DB tracks.
  • Designing/Recommending DatabaseSecurity Policy.
  • Designing/Recommending database alerts for monitoring database availability and performance.
  •  Good working experience of shell scripting and automation of repeated database incidents.


  • Professional Certifications for MSSQL 2012/2014/2016.
  • Experience with otherdatabase management systems (Oracle/MYSQL).
  • Experience with Windows Cluster.
  • Experience with Cloud database hosting providers AZURE and AWS
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