SQL DBA III in Chicago, Illinois at AccruePartners

Date Posted: 10/22/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

AccruePartners values our contract and consulting employees. We offer a competitive benefits package to meet the diverse needs of all of our contractor and consulting employees and their family members. Here is a listing of what our company offers: 401(k) Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Employee Assistance Program, Medical and Prescription Drug, Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance. 

THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:

  • High-Growth Publicly traded organization with revenues over $15B; highly diversified with over 45,000 customers and 100+ locations in North America
  • Highly acquisitive company is one of the fastest growing in North America; more than 84,000 employees at 229 locations globally
  • Multi-billion dollar business model that embraces a fast-paced and innovative culture with heavy growth by way of acquisition

WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:

  • Company offers upward mobility and promotion from within
  • Excellent benefits and team oriented work environment
  • Global company with an outstanding reputation and great tenure

WHERE THIS POSITION IS LOCATED:

  • Chicago, IL 

WHY THIS ROLE IS IMPORTANT:

  • Design, install, configure, support and manage Microsoft SQL Servers databases in clustered and standalone environments
  • Identify and resolve performance problems within the database and operating system
  • Work closely with our Development Teams, offering best practices for optimal code development
  • Implement database backup and recovery configurations that meet/exceed our customer specs
  • Perform upgrades and patches to SQL Server databases 
  • Proactively manage database support issues and take corrective actions

THE BACKGROUND THAT FITS:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • 5 years of database administration experience with SQL Server (version 2012 min)
  • An understanding of Microsoft Server Operating Systems
  • Experience with SQL Server Clustering, Availability Groups, Replication, and Log Shipping
  • Experience with SSAS, SSIS and SSRS
  • Expert in SQL Server performance tuning and query
  • Experience using Monitoring tools and setting proper alerting thresholds
  • Strong understanding of relational data modeling
  • Expert in T-SQL