Senior SQL Server DBA

Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Date Posted: 01-29-2018
About Seneca Resources:
Seneca Resources is client driven provider of strategic Information Technology consulting services and Workforce Solutions to government and industry.  Seneca Resources is a leading IT services provider with offices in Reston, Virginia, Alabama and Columbia, Maryland that service clients throughout the United States.  The key to our success lies within our strong corporate culture which drives our business.  We challenge our staff through engaging work, and we reward our staff through competitive compensation, extensive professional training, and excellent opportunities for career advancement.  In turn, we look for only the best and brightest to join our team.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and value the benefits of diversity in our workplace.
Position Title: Senior SQL Server DBA
Location: Birmingham, Alabama
Position Status: Full Time
Position Description:
  • The Senior SQL Server DBA is responsible for managing the SQL Server relational database management system hosted on the Microsoft Windows 2008R2/2012/2016 platform running on an all-virtualized platform utilizing Microsoft Hyper-V and VMWare ESX in a 24 x 7 environment.  The Senior SQL Server DBA works in coordination with team DBA’s, as well as other departmental resources to best meet database administration responsibilities while strongly supporting department and company goals.

Required Skills:
  • Bachelor's Degree in MIS or Computer Science related field.  Proven experience and/ or certification can be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree.
  • 10+ years DBA experience with Microsoft SQL Server (2008 or greater) in a production environment is required.
  • 8+ years of experience configuring, implementing and supporting large highly available SQL Server environments, including experience with Failover Cluster and database mirroring/ always on is required.
  • 8+ years of experience with SQL Server troubleshooting; ability to proactively identify, troubleshoot and resolve live database systems issues.
  • 3+ years of experience with SCOM 2012 SQL Data Warehouse, Precise i3 or similar SQL Diagnostic Monitoring system for reporting is required.
  • 5+ years of prior experience with a database on a virtual platform is desired.
  • 5+ years of experience with T-SQL and PowerShell Scripts is required.
  • Strong working knowledge of query, index and DB I/O performance tuning, and Stored Procedures and SQL coding is required.
  • 6+ years of experience with Enterprise OLAP Environment Administration, including SSIS/ SSRS/ SSAS experience, is required.
  • Database migration/ upgrade experience is highly desired.
this job portal is powered by CATS