Microsoft SQL Server DBA Expert





Project description:

The client is executing a major IT transformation program where business applications hosted on Mainframe will be migrated to a Windows solution stack with SQL server as target database engine.
The program is estimated to deliver in 2022.
To support this transformation program team responsible for Database management is looking for a Microsoft SQL Server expert DBA for the lifetime of the transformation program.


In support of the IT transformation program:
Support and facilitate the transformation change
Act as technical expert (ETL, performance, operational excellence, availability of systems, Security management….)
Support the data migration of Mainframe databases to SQL Server
Architecture, develop and document procedures / scripts to support migration and operations
Coaching of junior SQL database administrator profiles
Act in respect of scope, timing and budget
Be transparent to management and project leading
Adopt a positive, collaborative and constructive attitude in the relationship between all the stakeholders
Prepare and support changes, where applicable outside office hours

In general, as Database administrator:
The Role as a MS SQL Server DBA at the client has its main focus on ensuring the availability, integrity, confidentiality and security of information.
This includes maintenance, performance monitoring and tuning, security administration and capacity planning.
The DBA is the in-house expert for MS SQL Server and acts as a consultant for the IT development teams.
To achieve these goals frameworks have been developed (.Net), which you help to expand and maintain, to give the best service possible.

Technical skills:

Master degree.
Working experience in IT department
In support of transformation projects
Excellent knowledge of SQL Server Database Administration
Good knowledge of SQL Server System Administration
Experienced in ETL services
Excellent SQL Server knowledge in order perform deep-dive performance troubleshooting
SQL Integration Services (SSIS)
SQL Analysis (SSAS)
SQL Reporting (SSRS)
Powershell scripting
Good knowledge on how to monitor and operate SQL Server environment
Good knowledge of Windows Server Operating System versions 2016 and 2017

Soft skills:

Team Player
Coaching skills
Adaptive and supportive to change
Quality and result oriented
Solution minded
Focus on operational excellence
Easy and clear communicator
Sociable, reliable, accurate & empathetic
Planning and organization minded

Contact person:

Contact name: Recruitment IT Staffing