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Senior Database Administrator (2701466)

Placement Services USA, Inc.
Irving, TX
Not provided
November 04, 2019

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Duties: Responsible for providing database administration management, guidance and support for the development life cycle and maintenance of Gartner’s real time transactional production, DR, and development database systems. Maintain a stable environment for the operation of the company’s business applications using open source and cloud ready database technology. Meet SLAs for Database Systems Uptime and Database Systems Performance. Facilitate development, implementation, maintenance, and continuance of databases within the infrastructure. Establish and implement database policies, procedures and standards, and ensure their conformance. Study database resource requirements including personnel, software, equipment and facilities and make recommendations to management. Work with the Application Development and Technical Operations teams to identify and implement continuous improvement, new or enhanced measurement reports and effective problem resolution.

Required Education/Experience/Skills:

A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electronic Engineering, or a directly related field plus five (5) years of experience in the development life cycle and maintenance of systems in one or more computing environments. Experience must include:

Five (5) years of experience with the following (experience may be gained concurrently):

• Operational DBA experience with Microsoft SQL Server/ MySQL

• Demonstrated skills in database administration, SQL, and Procedural-SQL

• Agile software development projects and tasking including coding, testing, debugging and documentation

• Database performance tuning

• Operating system skills for Unix/Linux and Windows at the user level

Telecommuting is allowed.

40 hours per week. Mon-Fri 9AM-5PM.

Please copy and paste your resume in the email body do not send attachments, we cannot open them and email them at candidates at with reference #2701466 in the subject line.

Thank you.