MS SQL Database Administrator

MS SQL Database Administrator

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SQL Database Administrator
 
Role: Permanent, Senior Level
Benefits: Medical aid, retirement
 
Description
    • Administer Microsoft SQL Server database environments
    • T-SQL Scripting and development on both new and existing functions
    • Troubleshoot and resolve server, database and data issues
    • Security maintenance of server and database
    • Maintenance and monitoring of SQL environment
    • Provide debugging assistance to development staff with DBMS
    • Monitoring and completion of DBA related ServiceDesk calls
    • Backup setup and monitoring
    • Participates in rotating on-call support
 
Skills & Experience:
    • Minimum 8 years SQL database administration experience
    • Microsoft SQL Server 2008 / 2012 / 2017 / 2019 experience with database administration, including installation and troubleshooting issues
    • T-SQL Scripting experience
    • Database Security
    • Have in depth SQL internal knowledge
    • Backup and recovery experience
    • Replication/ Log Shipping   experience
    • Performance tuning on SQL queries / stored procedures
 
Qualification:
    • Degree or Diploma in Computer Science / Software Engineering or equivalent
 
Desirable Skills
    • MySQL database  
    • ESXI VM
    • SSRS reports
    • Crystal Reports
    • Git, JIRA
    • JSON/XML, REST/RESTful APIs
    • Agile, Scrum
Experience with Big Data and Event Driven technologies would be an advantage Hadoop, Kafka, Kubernetes, Docker