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Senior SQL Database Administrator

Senior SQL Database Administrator

Job Description

LRS has prospered for over 30 years because our corporate philosophy embraces honest, ethical and hard-working people. If that describes your approach to IT consulting, we need to talk!

We have an immediate opening for a Senior SQL DBA for a contract to hire position with our client in Austin, TX.

The Senior SQL Database Administrator will be responsible for:

• Reporting to the Database Administration Manager, this individual's primary role will be to support the installation, administration & configuring of SQL Server 2005/2008/2012 databases on Windows 2003/2008 Enterprise servers in a high availability, multiple database and server environment. Advanced database clustering & mirroring responsibilities will also be required.

• Maintaining database concurrency and data integrity will be a key requirement. Examining database schema to improve response times and customer experience will be a priority.

• Implementing scalable solutions that will support the company's continued dramatic growth. This high-availability, 24 X 7, global environment requires a focus on systems maintenance, monitoring, security, troubleshooting, disaster recovery, and other procedures to maximize availability and uptime.

The DBA will work with the Network and Server Administration groups to ensure connectivity, uptime and appropriate resource availability, and will monitor, correct and improve the function of the client’s database servers and software.

The successful candidate for this position will be analytical and detail oriented with the ability to multi-task and problem solve. Additionally, they must be highly skilled in working with business users, external parties, and other technology groups (developers, network admins, etc.).

To apply, please submit your resume to Visit us online at

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.

Job Requirements

- 6+ years of SQL Server Database Administration experience.

• 4+ years as a senior SQL Server DBA in very large database, high transaction volume production environments.

• Experience with Windows and SQL Server clustering and mirroring technologies.

• Experience with Installation, Configuration, and tuning of 24/7/365 database servers and clusters.

• 2 years building and deploying SSIS, SSRS, SSAS artifacts.

• Experience with SQL 2005/2008/2012 in a production SAN environment.

• Experience with performance tuning and query plan estimation.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Information Technology, Other
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Computer Software
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID CB-11110
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Senior SQL Database Administrator

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