Dallas TX

Sr. SQL Development DBA with Oracle experience

BravoTECH, a leader in IT staffing and staff augmentation services, seeks Sr. SQL Development DBA Engineer for our preferred client in their Grapevine location. The qualified candidate will possess 7 years of experience in three major areas, including: strong SQL server tools, heavy SSIS experience and exposure to supporting Oracle applications as well.



64/40 Development vs. Administration

The ideal candidate will have an accredited bachelor?s degree in computer science, information technology, or related technology-based discipline required

MCDBA or MCTS certifications preferred.

3 or more years of related experience required, including production DBA and/or development DBA experience, current (2005 or 2008) SQL Server DBA experience, and 2 or more years of SSIS development.

Preferred experience includes managing large databases (1TB) and/or many database servers (100+), 2005/2008 table partitioning, high-volume retail e-commerce, and SSRS and SSAS business intelligence experience.

Expert understanding of all SQL Server tools including, but not limited to, Profiler/Management Studio/Enterprise Manager

Proficient understanding of relational and dimensional data modeling

Proficient understanding of replication, distributed systems performance tuning, and optimization

Proficient understanding of project management principles, including the ability to respond as needed to complex, overlapping, evolving, and potentially conflicting priorities

Working knowledge of active/active or active/passive clustering

Working knowledge of log shipping, replication, and mirroring

Working knowledge of Microsoft Windows server 2000 / 2003

Working knowledge of Idera / Red Gate tools

Working knowledge of network technologies and active directory functionality

Working knowledge of configuration management, version control, web publishing strategies

Ability to exchange ideas and communicate effectively with others of varying technological knowledge using written and spoken English

Ability to respond to related business needs as required during non-traditional, "on call" hours

Responsibilities for this Position Include:

Collaborates with other Information Technology associates and functional business teams to build, deliver, and support effective, creative data management solutions aligned to specified business initiatives.

Creates, coordinates and administers databases, including base definition, structure documentation, operational guidelines, and security.

Based upon management direction, plans and implements strategies for meeting data management needs.

Monitors project deliverables, as directed, to ensure project and functional leaders receive accurate, timely updates as required.

Applies established data management best practices and recommends improvements.

Assists application support teams with third party application installations and upgrades.

Produces essential reports on a daily, weekly, monthly or ad hoc as necessary.

Assists with other information technology projects, as assigned, within the general scope of regularly assigned responsibilities and related qualifications.