Sr. Database Administrator

Location: Atlanta, Georgia US


This position is no longer open.

Job Number: 24960

Employment Type: Full Time Associate

Position Title: Sr. Database Administrator

External Description:

Senior Database Administrator is a highly skilled individual whose primary focus is providing database administration support and ensuring daily database activities are handled in a timely fashion. This position is responsible for installation, administration, maintenance and optimizing performance of various database environments within Randstad.

Principle Responsibilities                                                                                                 Percentage of Time

•   Provide Production & Development Database Administration (DBA) support.

o   Create database objects

o   Execute SQL scripts to modify data

o   User access management

o   Review daily database jobs and database alerts

o   Database Refreshes

o   Proactive Database monitoring

o   Work with developers to optimize, improve and tune new or existing queries by rewriting queries or modifying indexes


•        Participate in the planning, installation, configuration, upgrades and maintenance of database instances


•        Participate in the on-call DBA rotation


•        Troubleshoot/Resolve database performance issues, database capacity issues and database replication issues.


•         Participate in strategic planning. Develop technical standards and review the environments to ensure compliance with standards


•         Assist in providing technical guidance, support and training to the database administration staff







Education & Qualifications (Required and Preferred):

  • BS degree or equivalent required
  • 7-10 years of DBA experience supporting SQL Server, Oracle and SSRS in a corporate environment
  • Outstanding performance tuning and troubleshooting skills with a positive attitude.
  • Strong work ethic and ability to multi-task in a dynamic fast paced environment with multiple priorities
  • Customer centric with strong inter-personal and communications skills, both written and verbal



Key Competencies:


  • In-depth knowledge of database engine  and database internals
  • Strong operational knowledge of SQL Server, Oracle, SSRS and database replication.
  • Strong knowledge of Shell Scripting, AIX, Linux and Microsoft Server Platforms
  • Detailed knowledge of query optimizer and how it relates to query performance
  • Must be detail oriented and have ability to work in a multi-tasking environment with excellent problem determination, root cause analysis skills.
  • Experience in upgrading databases, applying security patches and service packs
  • Ability to grasp advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts and creatively solve database issues
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment


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