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Senior SQL Database Admin

Link Datacenter
Maadi, Cairo
Posted 2 months ago
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The Database Administrator has the responsibility of administering, monitoring, and troubleshooting a 24x7 production environment database servers and associated infrastructure. The Senior Database Administrator will work with other team members to ensure 100% uptime, plan future capacity requirements, maintain security, and apply updates. 

  • Monitoring the database systems to ensure secure services with minimum downtime. 
  • Resolving technical issues related to SQL server and other databases. 
  • Performing ongoing performance tuning of databases. 
  • Providing trend analysis to the service management team enabling them to make informed decisions regarding resource management. 
  • Analyzing and resolving performance issues, database capacity issues, replication, always on , cluster , log shipping ,Mirroring. 
  • Monitoring and reporting on resource intensive applications and suggest ways to improve performance. 
  • Reviewing system and application logs and verify completion of scheduled jobs such as backups. 
  • Delivering SQL related components for approved projects on time and with high quality. 
  • Completing routine requests for changes/modifications/additions to SQL Servers. 
  • Implementing service packs and cumulative updates. 
  • Ensuring all database servers are managed to Recovery Point Objectives (RPO) and Recovery Time Objectives (RTO). 
  • Configuring SQL Server monitoring utilities to minimize false alarms. 
  • Determining the most effective way to increase performance, including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes. 

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from Engineering or computer science background. 
  • good skills on Microsoft azure cloud environment. 
  • From 4-8 years of experience as a SQL Server DBA or similar role. 
  • Experience with MS SQL Server Administration. 
  • Experience with Performance Tuning and Optimization (PTO). 
  • Experience with backups, restores and recovery models 
  • Experience of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for SQL Server. 
  • MCTS, MCITP, and/or MVP certifications a plus

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