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Sql Server Service

Raleigh, North Carolina, United States
November 11, 2018

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IT Professional with 5 years hands-on experience in managing databases in production support environment on windows platform. A database administrator with a proven track record of technical skills, who has the ability to work on multiple highly visible projects, is a creative problem solver, and has an aptitude for learning.

Academic Profile:

Masters Degree in Science

Microsoft Certification:

Microsoft Certification 70-762 Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)


Professional Experience:

Having 5 years of experience in Database Administration for very large and complex databases in SQL Server 2016/2014/2012/2008R2 and SQL Server 2008.

Experience on Installing, configuring, monitoring and troubleshooting SQL Server.

Experience in upgrading SQL Server Software to new versions and applying service packs and hot fixes.

Management of Database Space, Growth Monitoring of Data & Transaction log files.

Worked on General database housekeeping operations and health checkup jobs and maintenance plans implementation.

Experience on Security in Creating Logins, Users and Fixing the Orphan Users.

Administered SQL Server High Availability and Disaster Recovery strategies.

Have experience with Database Backup, Restore and Disaster Recovery procedures.

Knowledge on blocking, locking, and deadlocks.

Good knowledge on SQL Server Agent Jobs.

Resolving Database Corruptions and restoring with minimal or no data loss.

SQL Server Alerts (Disk Space, T-Log Full, Backup, CPU etc.)

Having hands on experience in Replication. ( Snapshot and Transactional Replication)

Willingness and ability to work in a fast-paced and rapidly changing environment and with good interpersonal, communication and organizational skills and the ability to multi-task are essential.

Strong experience in mentoring team members and writing documentation.

Planned & Participated in DR Tests successfully for Production environments.

24 X 7 Production Database on Call Support.

Work Experience:

Working as a SQL Server DBA, Sep 2015 to till-date.

Working as a SQL Server DBA for Wipro InfoTech at Chennai from Mar 2010 to Sep 2012.

Technical Skills:

Operating System:

Windows server 2008/2008R2/2012 /2014/2016


SQL Server 2008/2008R2,2012,2014,2016

Project Summary:

Wipro InfoTech Team Size: 10


As part of active team member in SQL Server shared DB Team, I gave support to the critical customers like Retail, Financial Sectors, Automobile Sectors and Other Reputed Organizations. Also worked on nearly 10+ Customer environments and ensured high availability from DB Perspective End to End.

We Provide 24*7 Database Administration support to more than 100 databases, ranging from 200MB to 3TB.We provide them Database administration assistance comprising deployments and managing their databases adequately.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Creating logins and assigning proper permissions to the created logins, mapping logins to the database and granting appropriate permissions.

Involved in Installing SQL Server and its service packs and also client installations as required.

Checking the status of backup troubleshooting the failed backups and restoration of databases.

On-Call responsibilities for Production database systems.

Responding to the alerts & service requests from the customers .

Verifying all instances are up and running as per the checklist.

Creating Indexes to improve the performance as per Dev/App team request.

Recovering and Restoring databases from backup in disaster situations.

Performing SQL server daily health check and preparing a report based on it

Monitoring Disk Space of all the Servers and freeing up space.

Troubleshoot various problems that arise in a day-to-day work and fix the issues.

Refreshes from Production backup to Stage and Development environments.

Handling creation of new SQL Server databases as per request.

Scheduled and maintain routine Jobs, Alerts and Maintenance Plans.

Managing Backups on a daily basis and Recovery as per request.

Reviewing SQL Server and SQL Server Agent Error Logs.

Documentation with respect to DBA activities.

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