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Database Administrator IV
Atlanta, Georgia  

We have a Contract position for "Database Administrator IV" with one of our direct clients in Atlanta, Georgia for initial contract duration of  6+ months.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Under limited supervision, coordinates, designs, and secures computer databases to store, track, and maintain a large volume of critical business information. Serves as highest advanced-level subject matter expert, providing authoritative guidance for professional staff. May also serve in a lead role.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Manage all aspects of physical database administration including schema management; security, setup, installations, upgrades, patches, backup and recovery, space management, performance tuning and capacity planning for SQL Server 2008 R2 and 2016
  • Support application teams and their projects to enhance, troubleshoot and performance tune
  • Support SQL Server databases in Production, Test and Development environments and within Microsoft
  • SharePoint farm
  • Install, upgrade, configure ALWAYS ON, test and deploy complex database software
  • Develop and implement database recovery plans and procedures
  • Analyze the performance of databases and recommends tuning and application changes
  • Implement user authentication and validate databases security protocols across systems
  • Reviews system design and develop new database systems as needed
  • Modifying database structure or deploying schema changes as a result of new requirements
  • Scripting batch data loads and operational job automation

Required Skills

Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field from an accredited college or university AND Four years of experience in support of an operating system, database management system or a related field

  • Two years of experience at the lower-level Database Administrator 3 or position equivalent.
  • Hands on administrative experience with SQL Server RDBMS versions 2005 - 2016
  • Hands on experience in managing backup, recovery and high availability scenarios
  • Hands on experience in managing back
  • Hands on development and tuning of databases in SQL Server with Performance Tuning.
  • Hands on experience in Microsoft Operating Systems and SQL Server clustered environments required. and Optimization and TSQL programming.
  • Hands on query experience with SQL and scripting skills
  • Strong knowledge and experience on Always ON High Availability groups
  • Required 4 Years Strong Knowledge and Experience on Migrations
  • Required 4 Years SQL Server database space management/storage design and capacity planning according to best practices
  • Demonstrate ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing with all levels of staff and management
  • Demonstrate ability to generate entity relationship diagrams, create database documentation, data dictionaries and document system architecture.


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