Sr. SQL Server Database Administrator

BAE Systems is seeking an experienced Database Administrator with Microsoft SQL Server 2008-2014 experience to manage and support various database targets. The position is located our Nashua, NH location. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 10 years of experience with managing and supporting MS SQL Server environments. The candidate will be responsible for supporting and maintaining high-availability and high performing environments as well as implementing and managing the databases in a cost efficient manner. Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree and 12 years work experience or equivalent experience Required Skills and Education Microsoft SQL Server (2008-2014) – candidate should be able to install, configure and maintain a SQL Server 2008-2014 instance build

Extensive experience with SQL 2012-2014 Architecture i.e. Availability Groups. Install, configure and maintain MS SQL Server 2008-2014 cluster environment including AlwaysOn Availability Groups and Active-Active failover clustering implementations

Experience working with MS Analytics Platform System (APS) or MS Parallel Data Warehouse (PDW)

Experience working with MS Business Intelligence and Data Warehouse environments

Experience with the SharePoint environment in a support and maintenance capacity. Integration between SQL Server/SharePoint/MS Office

Extensive experience with MS SQL Server hotfixes and service packs and have a very good understanding of Microsoft SQL Server and BI licensing

Experience with installing, configuring and supporting SSRS, SSIS and Analysis Services

ETL tool development experience (SSIS – SQL Server Integration Services)

Multi-Dimensional and Tabular Model development including knowledge of MDX and DAX (SSAS – SQL Server Analysis Services)

Knowledge of Microsoft Reporting Tools (PowerPivot, PowerView, SQL Server Reporting Services, Performance Point)

Extensive experience with upgrading from MS 2008 to 2012-14

Complete understanding of DR technologies utilizing log shipping and Availability Groups and can demonstrate/ensure that log shipping and AG are in sync.

SQL Server administration activities – database health check, DMV queries, index optimization, performance tuning, query optimization, maintenance plans, link servers, etc. A thorough understanding of DMV views and how to utilize them to improve performance and monitoring.

Extensive understanding of Microsoft backup methodologies, their implementation via GUI as well as scripts. Experience with setup and scheduling of backups, creating and scheduling jobs, alerts and operators using SQL Server Agent as well as successful database restores

SQL Server 2008-2014 performance tuning – experience with analyzing query plans, tuning stored procedures, troubleshooting deadlocks, blocks and long running queries, isolating and resolving I/O bottlenecks and CPU bottlenecks

Support and configure security settings – support users as well as maintain security standards

Excellent communication, presentation, and customer relationship skills

Ability to work individually with minimal supervision

Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment

“Can-do” attitude, pro-active and resourceful.

Preferred Skills and Education MS SQL Server Certification

Windows PowerShell, SQL, T-SQL,, Oracle PL/SQL scripting

Experience working with MS Analytics Platform System (APS) or MS Parallel Data Warehouse (PDW)

Experience in storage solutions – preferably NetApp

Experience in Backup / Recovery solutions – preferably CommVault About BAE Systems, Inc. BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. People are the greatest asset in any Company. BAE Systems is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression EEO Career Site Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities . females . veterans . individuals with disabilities . sexual orientation . gender identity . gender expression

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