Results 1 to 1 of 1
  1. #1
    Join Date
    Apr 2010

    SQL Server DBA, Charlotte NC

    Motorsports Engineering Company seeks SQL Server DBA specifically focusing on installation and configuration of MS SQL Server as well as implementation, administration, and troubleshooting SQL Server connectivity on and off network. The ideal candidate will possess a background in MS Windows operating systems and administration, demonstrate proficiency with SQL databases, and have exposure to database technologies. This position involves the configuration, support, monitoring, troubleshooting, and backup of a SQL Server 2005 database application installed at several client locales.

    Required work includes planning and executing database installations and upgrades as well as supporting the planning and release of upgrades. Working with the development team as well as end users to enhance existing databases will be necessary. The primary role will be database administration and support, but the job may also include other IT-related duties. This position will be responsible for supporting client databases in North Carolina, requiring frequent visits to client facilities and to some race/test events. Occasional travel to Michigan may also be necessary.

    Typical responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following items:
    1. SQL Database Functions
    • Proactively monitor and manage multiple client instances of SQL Server 2005/2008 to minimize downtime, both on-site and remotely
    • Troubleshoot and resolve SQL alerts and errors
    • Monitor SQL jobs, DBCC results, space utilization, and backup verification
    • Support and coordinate database application upgrades and rollouts via scripting
    •Troubleshoot data issues, modify job processes, and assist in new process development
    • Setup, maintain, and troubleshoot database merge replication and replicated instances
    • Setup and maintain database security
    2. Operating System and Networking
    • Windows user and security management
    • ODBC setup and configuration
    • Experience with WINS, DNS, and network topology
    • Domain security and authentication expertise
    • Application configuration for on and off network functionality
    • IT-related duties beyond the traditional DBA role, as required by company or client needs
    3. Software Development Support
    • Assist with setup and maintenance of test environments
    • Participate in software testing
    • Provide customer support and problem resolution
    • Create and maintain procedures and knowledge base
    • Make recommendations for improved procedures and practices

    Desired Education and Training
    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent (2+ work experience preferred) or Associate’s degree in Information Technology, Database Administration, or equivalent, and 2+ years work experience
    • Desired Specialized Knowledge and Skills:
    • 2+ years experience administering SQL Server 2005/2008 databases
    • Strong T-SQL skills
    • Exposure to and utilization of Server Management Objects
    • Thorough understanding of Microsoft Windows/Windows Server operating systems and networking concepts (domains, authentication, security groups, maintenance, and networking)
    • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
    • Demonstrated ability to organize work amongst multiple projects and prioritize effort accordingly
    • Ability to work under pressure and accommodate demanding client schedules
    • Experience working well with customers of varying levels of technical expertise
    •Ability to work within a team, but also independently when required
    • Posses a high level of self-motivation to improve products/processes

    Doug Kirby –
    Pratt & Miller Engineering
    145 Overhill Dr.
    Mooresville, NC 28117
    Attached Files Attached Files

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts