Principal Database Administrator

Kareo   •  

Irvine, CA

Industry: Technology


11 - 15 years

Posted 40 days ago

What We Need

A Principal Database Administrator to implement and support a world-class service to provide Kareo's customers with an always-on, state-of-the-art, automated SaaS environment on which to build our leading-edge products and services

Your Area of Focus

Work in a multi-function capacity mentoring team members and managing tasks as well as maintaining a healthy database environment

  • Scale and maintain our multi-server, multi-database environment
  • Monitor hundreds of database jobs in SQL Server, and troubleshoot any failures
  • Understand and maintain windows Failover Clustering
  • Execute Adhoc Reporting Requests and the ability to Automate when needed
  • Maintain SSIS packages
  • Monitor database health using Data Performance Analyzer for Sql Server
  • Optimizing query performance
  • Monthly patching
  • Participate in On-call 24/7 Rotation

Your Qualifications

  • A clear vision of how a multi-site database system should work when they work well. Know the difference between a good answer, a better answer, and a bad answer
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work with all levels of management across all business teams
  • Hands-on experience: 10+ years on MSSQL to install, configure, upgrade, and maintain databases in a multi-server, clustered environment
  • Superior MSSQL DB troubleshooting, restoration, performance-tuning, and design skills and experience. Including SSIS, SSRS
  • Project/Agile team experienceworking closely with development, product, and support teams to ensure proper use of database features, best practices, and adherence to corporate database standards
  • A sense of urgency and priority. We work in a fast-paced environment with requests coming from multiple directions
  • A healthy dose of awesome. Be confident in your awesomeness so you can ask for help, admit mistakes, and learn from others. We are a great team because we work together without attitude.