Sr. SQL Server DBA

Our Company:

We are a growing company!

We were established in 2001 and since 2014, we have acquired 4 companies!

What We Do: We create and deliver a technology platform to the automotive industry-specifically car dealerships.

Our Culture: Here's a glimpse into our world: https://www.instagram.com/dealersocket/?hl=en

This position is responsible for supporting and administering a large number of SQL Servers both in a Production and Development environment. As a SaaS company, the fundamental goal is to ensure the production environment is operational and performing optimally 24/7

• Be a part of and contribute in Weekly Sprint Planning meetings

• Ensure production SQL Servers maintain HA/DR in accordance with the company's RPO and RTO

• Troubleshoot SQL Server outages as they occur, including after-hours and weekends

• Respond to and resolve critical alerts during and after business hours (when on-call)

• Install and configure new SQL Servers

• When performance issues arise, determine the most effective way to increase performance including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes

• Provide guidance to Mid and Junior Level DBA team members

• Implementing Proactive measures to improve performance and reliability

Job Qualifications

: • Education: Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related field or related experience

• 10+ years with Microsoft SQL Server

• Monitoring and Alerting Management systems; Idera SQLdm preferred

• Large SQL Server environments

• SSIS, SSAS and SSRS knowledge

• Project Management

• Familiar with Agile methodology

Required Skills:

• On-call troubleshooting experience within a 24/7 production environment

• Extensive knowledge of SQL Server 2012 and up

• Ability to communicate clearly and concisely with various departments such as Engineering, IT Infrastructure, Project Management team etc.

• SQL Server AlwaysOn with windows cluster management

• SQL Server Replication

• The ability to be On-Call as part of a rotation

• Attend Training Conferences and sessions that may require travel

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