Lead Engineer- Systems

20 Jan 2020

SQL Database

Role: SQL Database Administrator

The Database Engineer manages the database administration function and database
projects, environments and systems. He/She focuses on setting goals and priorities
and on mentoring and coordination as well as providing technical leadership. He
plans and oversees database upgrades and migrations and ensures systems are up-
to-date with the latest patches and are coherent across the organisation. He directs
the development and maintenance of technical documentation as well as training of
users, as and when required.

  • Set Database Administration Processes
  • Align database administration with overall strategic business strategy
  • Develop database infrastructure to support the long-term strategy for data storage
  • Assist with the development of business case justifications and cost/benefit analyses for spending and initiatives
  • Anticipate internal and/or external business challenges and/or regulatory issues for data protection
  • Develop policies, procedures, and controls to ensure data security and integrity
  • 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 service outages as they occur, including after-hours and weekends
  • Configure SQL Server monitoring utilities to minimize false alarms
  • As new systems are brought in-house, choose whether to use clustering, log shipping, mirroring, Windows Azure, or other technologies
  • Install and configure new SQL Servers
  • Deploy database change scripts provided by third party vendors
  • When performance issues arise, determine the most effective way to increase performance including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes
  • Document the company's database environment
  • Optimize Database Performance
  • Oversee the design of new databases to improve performance
  • Analyze performance of databases to spot opportunities for optimization
  • Advise the business on database administration related issues

Requirements / Qualifications

  • Certified in Microsoft SQL certification
  • Experienced in project management

Interested candidates to send in their resume to abali@m3ssolutions.com with your current and expected salary and notice period.

Name: Anchal Bali
Email id: abali@m3ssolutions.com
Registration No.- R1324747
EA Licence No.- 11C5502

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