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Senior Database Administrator (Remote), $Negotiated, US – DC, Immediate

Location: US-DC (Client location)

Salary: $Negotiated

Start Date: 2-4 weeks, open

Period of performance: Full-time 

Clearance:聽None required only聽preferred

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Senior SQL Database Administrator (Remote)

Overview: Client is seeking a Senior Database Administrator.  The candidate will provide direction and leadership to project team members for large sized systems projects that are moderate to high complexity. We are looking for a dynamic individual with solid scripting experience who can work autonomously, and a self-starter who is able to work with customers and partners effectively in a remote environment. Unless specifically indicated below, knowledge and practical work experience with the job functions listed below is highly desirable. This is a full-time remote position.  Veterans are encouraged to apply.


  • Analyze and maintain the operational environment; sustain capacity and performance requirements, optimize and tune databases for maximum efficiency, keep systems and platforms functioning at 99.9% availability, ensure data integrity through daily, weekly, and monthly checklists for monitoring of logs, database growth, audit reports, and backup and recovery processes
  • Conduct load and regression testing
  • Maintain and update the database architecture, perform database-related duties such as building schemas, tables, stored procedures, and applying permissions; provide recommendations on policies and procedures, maintain database utilities, and provide reports and scripts for task automation
  • Monitor systems and platforms for availability; oversee SQL clusters, database mirroring, database replication and failover, and provide technical recommendations on emerging technologies and trends in the commercial market
  • Communicate effectively both orally and written with customers, stakeholders, and technical specialists. Effectively lead detailed technical discussions and develop and present required briefing materials to ensure the customer鈥檚 needs are met
  • Participate in technical working groups strategizing for future requirements and propose architecture enhancements based on business needs and/or improving realized ROI
  • Perform monthly (or as directed) SQL Readiness Reviews (SRR). These SRR scans are required to ensure STIG compliance. Perform SRR mitigations and documentation updates to support the SRR scans
  • Assist with providing customized reports and/or data dumps based on the SCCM central database running Microsoft SQL Server
  • Oral and written communication with the highest levels of management

Required Skills and Qualifications:

路Bachelor’s Degree, preferred

路Minimum 5-7 years or more of progressive experience

路Proven ability in a wide variety of development skills such as Java, J2EE, .NET

路Experience with Oracle databases and SQL servers

路Database scripting and database analysis capabilities

路Experience with data de-identification

路Preferred experience with EDI transactions and continuous deployment

路Experience in enterprise content management

路Experience in high availability, load balancing and tuning

路Proven ability to analyze, design, test, install, and maintain image capture, workflow processes and storage retrieval systems

路Experience with Image file compression and conversion

路Understanding of metadata concepts and the integration with external interfaces

路Travel may be required

路Ability to work overtime required on occasion

Apply聽here and or submit resume addressing all in red (all) and submit to Joyce at聽frontdesk@beyondsof.com聽Titled聽鈥淪enior SQL Database Administrator (Remote)鈥