Works under general supervision, but able to work independently, self-motivated
Excellent interpersonal skills and a positive demeanor in order to interact with a variety of positions and levels
Strong problem solving skills, analytical skills, organization, and attention to detail
Ability to work in a fast pace, complex environment and effectively multi-task
Excellent verbal and written communications
Exercises solid judgment, discretion and confidentiality
Exhibits teaming ability in executing tasks and responsibilities
Experience in virtualized environments
Create and format data into readily interpreted reports for distribution to users.
Provide support for multiple types of data across different types of applications and systems, e.g. e-Commerce, ERP, Client/Server, Cloud/hosted, etc.
Expertise managing and administering Microsoft Windows Server 2008 and 2012
Expertise in Installation, Configuration, Maintenance and Administration of Microsoft SQL Server 2012/2008 required
Experience with Microsoft SQL Server upgrades and migrations from prior versions
Detailed monitoring of database performance.
Maintain database security, restricting and controlling the access to only authorized users
Capable of working with stored procedures.
Create project plans, apply project management techniques and planning for tasks that are assigned.
Vetting and application of Microsoft Windows Server and SQL Server patches and updates.
Development and execution of complex Microsoft SQL statements to support application owner needs.
Capable of tuning databases and Microsoft SQL Server installation for optimal performance
Assessing performance and security risks of Microsoft SQL environments
Backup and recovery of Microsoft SQL databases
Architecting highly available Microsoft SQL environments
MCSA: SQL Server 2012/2008 certification or equivalent
IT related Associate or Bachelor’s degree or equivalent industry experience.