Application Database Administrator: DBMS

Job Description
You and IBM India IBM's Purpose is to be essential to our clients, to the world and one another and we are confident that together as IBMers we will drive this purpose. When you join IBM you join a culture of openness, teamwork, trust, and the invitation and expectation to have a voice. Join us and Do your Best Work Ever.
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We at IBM Global Business Services (GBS) are a dynamic group of Business, Strategy and Technology professionals - a specific source of best-in-class Industry Consulting, Application and Business process management, supported by the industry's most sophisticated outcome-based delivery model. All designed to be the Digital Reinvention partner for leading clients across the world - providing value-led and asset-powered end to end solutions.
With a global footprint in over 170 countries, we are empowering clients to build upon their tremendous heritage in Application Innovation processes and also transform them to a Cloud, Cognitive and Social centric world. With skills across six sectors and 17 industries, all major service lines and competencies, IBM's GBS is a promising business unit in itself to be a part of.
Through our unique global delivery network; IBM offers global expertise coupled with a deep understanding of local capabilities, markets and cultures you could be part of and partner on some great projects with some of the best corporations in the world across geographies.
A day in the role will include...

  • Review application requested database changes.
  • Provide performance tuning guidance to applications.
  • Identify opportunities to effectively deploy advanced features of SQL Server.
You will come with...
  • Extensive experience in Installation, Configuration, Maintenance, Migration, Automation and Administration of SQL Server.
  • Deploying and managing multiple HA / DR SQL Server clusters from SQL 2008 to SQL 2017.
How we'll help you grow...
  • You'll have access to all the technical and management training courses to grow your expertise.
  • You'll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor.
  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to determine what really excites you


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • 4 to 7 years of experience in DBA skills in SQL SERVER environment.
  • Ability to prioritize and schedule work assignments.
  • Good experience in HADR using Replication, Log Shipping, Database Mirroring, Clustering, Always-On and DAG including performance tuning. Experience in Disaster Recovery Procedures.


Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

  • Proficient in T_SQ
  • Good written and oral communication skills.


EO Statement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.


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