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Senior SQL DBA/Windows Systems Administrator

Posted on Jan 23, 2020 by Request Technology - Robyn Honquest

Kentucky, KY
Immediate Start
$80k - $110k Annual

Senior SQL DBA/Windows Systems Administrator

Looking for a candidate with 5 plus years SQL/DBA/and some Windows Systems Administrator. The Senior SQL Server Database/Systems Administrator is responsible for the implementation, configuration, maintenance, and performance of critical SQL Server systems. High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) for SQL. 5 years experience Windows Server including Active Directory.


  • Manage all aspects of corporate SQL Server databases
  • Configure and maintain database Servers and processes
  • Monitor system's health and performance
  • Ensure high levels of performance, availability, sustainability and security
  • Analyze, solve, and correct issues in Real Time
  • Refine and automate regular processes, track issues, and document changes
  • Assist developers with query tuning and schema refinement
  • Provide 24x7 support for critical production systems
  • Perform scheduled maintenance, patching, and support release deployment activities after hours
  • Assist with general system administrator responsibilities
  • Primary on-site contact for Louisville data center, inclusive of its electrical, cooling, and fire suppression system


  • 10+ years of Microsoft SQL database administrator experience
  • 5+ years of experience with Performance Tuning and Optimization (PTO) of enterprise database systems
  • 5+ years of experience with database backup, restore and recovery models
  • 5+ years of experience of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for SQL Server
  • 5+ years of experience with Windows server, including Active Directory
  • Exposure to integration among multiple SQL instances running HA and delegation
  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on company's success
  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in use of service desk ticket systems and Microsoft office tools
  • Ability to identify, assess applicability, apply critical thinking, and apply new technologies and architectures in a high growth company
  • Ability to take direction but exercise independent thought and judgment
  • Ability to establish, monitor, and achieve goals with minimal supervision, including working with many deadlines, time requirement conflicts and management pressures
  • Collaborate across many teams within IT to deliver projects on time and on budget
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and relationships within a fast-paced, team-oriented and lean environment
  • Excellent verbal communications- including the demonstrated ability to listen and to communicate
  • Subject to frequent interruptions; must be able to switch attention between tasks quickly

Reference: 831785328

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