Application Support DBA

Irving, TX
$55 - $60 / Hour 
Mid level

Job Description

Our client is seeking an Application Support DBA for a 12+ month contract in Irving, TX. Will be working on an Onsite schedule. Will be interpreting data, analyzing results using statistical techniques.
Will be developing and implementing data analyses, data collection systems and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality. Will be acquiring data from primary or secondary data sources and maintaining databases.

Contract Duration: 12 Months

Required Skills Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
  • 10 - 12 years of total experience in Database Administration.
  • Experience with traditional RDBMS like Oracle, SQL and NOSQL like Cassandra or MongoDB or Apache Ignite.
  • Experience in Public Cloud platform –Azure.
  • Strong experience in using Agile (Scrum / Kanban / SAFe) project development methodologies.
  • Strong command of SQL and SQL server tools.
  • Advanced knowledge of database security, backup and recovery, and performance monitoring standards.
  • Understanding of relational and dimensional data modeling.
  • PowerShell and Unix shell scripting skills.
  • Strong mathematical and statistical knowledge.
  • Understanding of Cloud offerings, administration, and infrastructure: Azure (Preferred)/ AWS/GCP.
  • Solid understanding of SDLC.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, presentation, problem-solving and analytical skills, including the ability to effectively communicate complex technical concepts and designs to a broad range of people.

Desired Skills Experience
  • Master’s degree.
  • Experience with developing and managing applications across multiple data centers.
  • Understanding of infrastructure as code paradigm, especially infrastructure using Terraform and/or cloud formation.
  • Understanding of containerization and Orchestration technologies such as Docker, Kubernetes etc.
  • Understanding of monitoring and logging tools like Prometheus, Grafana, Splunk, ELK, New Relic, Dynatrace etc.
  • Implementation and Administration of any source code repository
  • Familiarity and administration of automated build process.

What You Will Be Doing
  • Application Support Database Administrator experience (Preferred, Azure Managed SQL and SQL server)
  • Install and maintain the performance of database servers.
  • Set and maintain database standards.
  • Manage database access.
  • Performance tuning of database systems.
  • Install, upgrade, and manage database applications.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot database errors.
  • Recommend and implement emerging database technologies.
  • Create and manage database reports, visualizations, and dashboards.
  • Create automation for repeating database tasks.
  • Be available for on-call support as needed.
  • Work Experience with a structured SDLC preferably using Agile methodologies.
  • Previous team- oriented working experience.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Impeccable attention to detail.

You will receive the following benefits:

  • Medical Insurance - Four medical plans to choose from for you and your family
  • Dental Orthodontia Benefits
  • Vision Benefits
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Health and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Voluntary Life Insurance, Long-Term Short-Term Disability Insurance
  • Hospital Indemnity Insurance
  • 401(k) including match with pre and post-tax options
  • Paid Sick Time Leave
  • Legal and Identity Protection Plans
  • Pre-tax Commuter Benefit
  • 529 College Saver Plan

Motion Recruitment Partners is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets. All applicants must be currently authorized to work on a full-time basis in the country for which they are applying, and no sponsorship is currently available. Employment is subject to the successful completion of a pre-employment screening. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process as required under Motion Recruitment Employment Accommodation policy. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

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