Nyack, NY

Industry: Healthcare IT


8 - 10 years

Posted 274 days ago

  by    Rakesh Sai

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SQL Database Administrator 


  • Work within a team environment to ensure all database servers are backed up in a way that meets the business?s
  • Recovery Point Objectives (RPO).
  • Test backups to ensure we can meet the business?
  • Recovery Time Objectives (RTO)Troubleshoot SQL Server performance and outages as they occur, including after-hours and weekends.
  • Configure SQL Server monitoring utilities to minimize false alarmsConfigure new SQL Servers to match the enterprise standard configuration.
  • Deploy database change scripts provided by third party vendors.
  • When performance issues arise, determine the most effective way to increase performance including server configuration changes, or index/query changes.
  • Document the company?s MSSQL database environment. 

Minimum Education and ExperienceTechnical and

Product Knowledge: 

Subject matter expert in several products SQL Server 2005/2008R2/2014/2016 StarQuest Data Replicator (SQDR)IDERA SQL 

Diagnostic ManagerDeep technical knowledge stays informed of emerging trend Technical Support to Others: 

Significant technical contributions, ?go-to? resource Versatile, knowledgeable and comfortable providing input outside area of expertise 

Versatility of Work:

  • Possesses and applies comprehensive knowledge of principles and practices of a particular field of specialization to the completion of difficult assignments Plans, conducts, and may supervise assignments .
  • Reviews the progress of others and evaluates results Recommends changes in procedures May be asked to prepare and deliver presentations to executive management and external technology .

partners Independence Level: 

Able to provide direction to management on technical matters Identifies what needs to be done and acts before being asked or required by the situation 

Process Improvement: 

Identifies, drives, and works withothers to create solutions and be part of implementation 

May consult technical vendors to evaluate new software, hardware or new features/functionality included with emerging technologies and RDBMS platforms 


Skilled at decomposing complex problems 

Skilled at lateral investigations Skilled at weighting and presenting options DBA 

Job Specific Knowledge: 

Subject matter expert in all aspects database programing and design May serve as a Data Architect consultant to business, security, or other IT departments

$100K - $160K