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SQL DBA

Experience: 5-8
Posted: 04 Feb,2022
Location: United Arab Emirates
SQL DBA

Work Location is Abu Dhabi.



Responsibilities


  • Install and configure new Microsoft SQL Server instances, including AlwaysOn availability groups and failover clustering.
  • Highly skilled at database design, installations, conversions Responsible for database backup and recovery procedures, access security and database integrity, physical data storage design and data storage management
  • Participates in Database Management System selection and maintains database performance
  • Configure SQL Database Mirroring, Log Shipping, Replication, AOAG etc.
  • Install SQL Server service packs and updates.
  • Configure and manage SQL Security settings.
  • Make system design recommendations according to Microsoft SQL Server best practices.
  • Proactively monitor SQL Server maintenance tasks, troubleshoot failed jobs and resolve issues in a timely manner.
  • Troubleshoot application slowness and performance issues using tools like SQL Sentry plan explorer, SQL Server Profiler, Performance Monitor etc.
  • Develop documentation and training of routine database administration tasks and train server operations staff on these tasks.
  • Responsible for ETL of large data into SQL Server Author and modify SQL Server Reporting Services reports
  • Perform SQL Server integration with enterprise applications.
  • Experienced in Database Performance, Maintenance and Development to perform the following:
  • Database management including backups, recovery and maintenance
  • Database management for export, import and mass data loads
  • Check all statistics related to memory, locks, I/O, database response time, wait events, top sessions and background processes


Qualifications


  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science
  • 5+ years working as a Microsoft SQL Server Database Administrator.
  • 3+ years working in a clustered Windows environment.
  • 3+ years working in SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • 3+ years working in SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
  • Experience on Azure cloud databases is highly preferred.



Required Skills

Skill
Years
Months
SQL Server Database knowledge
5
0
Microsoft Windows Clustering
4
0
SSIS
4
0
SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
4
0
Azure cloud databases
3
0
clustered Windows environment
4
0