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Position Details:
Job Title: SQL Server DBA.
Job Duration: 12 months extendable
Location: Pittsburgh, PA.
Fulltime / W2 / iGate Mastech
Positions: 2

Position Competencies/Skills Required:

Position 1:
Need to have: SQL DBA exp, knowledge of Oracle,
Job description:
The ideal candidate will be responsible for all database operational support and project activities.

Job Functions and Requirements
Perform the lead database role on company?s technical projects and daily operational support
Recoverability - Creating and testing Backups and Restores
Integrity - Verifying or helping to verify data integrity
Security - Defining and/or implementing access controls to the data
Availability - Ensuring maximum uptime
Performance - Ensuring maximum performance given budgetary constraints
Analyze and select database technologies and products for use in the company?s products and services
Be the company expert for technical issues, especially related to performance and scalability
Implement/Enforce/Utilize Project Management tools for all IT projects impacting the DBA group; scope documents, design documents, etc?
Monitor/Enforce Time Management for DBA group

Educational/Professional
?Bachelor?s degree or higher in computer science, engineering, or scientific discipline, Masters degree preferred
?7+ years experience in database administration, design or architecture

Technical
?Experience with Microsoft SQL Server 2000/2005 and Oracle
?Proficient in a Microsoft Windows platform environment
?Excellent skill level using common MS office tools

Position 2:
Need to have: SQL DBA exp, exp in clustering, exp in SAN, etl exp
Good to have: VB, Java, asp, DW exp.

Job Description:
On a day to day basis, the individuals primary responsibility is to install, configure, tune and plan the production database environment. The Senior Database Administrator will also participate in the definition, development and implementation of an enterprise data integration strategy. The Senior DBA is expected to assist the Manager, Application Services with ensuring database team responsibilities are successfully executed.

To be qualified for this position, individuals should have a Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field - 4-5 years Database administration experience - Significant experience with Microsoft SQL Server; certification preferred but not required - Solid experience in database clustering and SAN technologies - Microsoft SQL2000 and OLEDB programming experience a plus - Oracle experience a plus - Experience utilizing data modeling tools - Working knowledge of NT/2000 and Unix operating systems and various Windows OS - Software development experience with VB, COM, Java, and ASP a plus - Excellent business and system analysis skills - Proven ability to a lead project team - Superior problem solving skills - Ability to multitask and work with minimal supervision - Strong organizational and analytical skills - Detail oriented.

Required Skills:
SQL SERVER 2005 ANALYSIS SERVICES AS WELL AS DATA WAREHOUSING-MODELING
ETL
EXPERIENCE
AND BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE EXPERIENCES.
SQL 2005
SQL 2000 AND SOA(SERVICE ORIENTED ARCHITECTURE)
SODA (SERVICE ORIENTED DATA ARCHITECTURE) EXPERIENCE