Sybase Database Administrator Senior
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Perspectaâ€™s talented and robust workforceâ€”14,000 strongâ€”stands ready to welcome you to the team. Letâ€™s make an impact together.
Perspecta has an immediate need for a Sybase Database Administrator Senior in Charleston, WV.
This position description is for an on-site DBA who would provide users a stable, secure application environment. Responsible for designing, building, administering, and maintaining Sybase ASE and IQ relational databases and assisting the application development teams in optimizing schema design and SQL statements. A successful candidate must be able to work independently as well as a member of a dedicated team, with limited supervision. Must be able to perform daily administration of database systems to prevent outages and plan for optimized system resource utilization. As a team member, they will contribute to architectural direction and provide the expertise for design and performance of the database structures, assist with database performance tuning, database capacity issues, replication and other distributed data issues. A strong understanding of SQL standards, diagnostics and performance tuning is a must. This position will be on-site working with the customerâ€™s IT staff.
The following list includes the job responsibilities for this Database Administrator position:
Qualified candidates will possess a Bachelorâ€™s degree or equivalent in computer science, information systems, or related field plus 5 years of experience as a Sybase DBA
Able to work as a team player in a dynamic and challenging environment
Build and support of Sybase ASE and IQ 15.x databases on Solaris, Windows and Linux/Unix based systems
Experience with very large, high transaction rate OLTP systems.
Proficiency in database installation, creation and upgrades; backup and recovery of IQ and ASE databases and database objects, knowledge of Sybase Replication Server is preferred
Strong understanding of performance analysis and performance tuning & query refactoring
Knowledge of Oracle SQL, PL
Sql and shell scripting (Korn, Bash or Perl) required
Verbal and written communication skills, problem solving skills, customer service and interpersonal skills
Ability to work independently and manage one's time
Knowledge of computer hardware, SAN/NAS and networking
Experience with MS SQL Server, MySQL and/or PostgreSQL perferred
Experience with database support in IaaS or PaaS preferred
Experience with SSIS packages, SSRS and SSAS will be a plus
Experience with one of more scripting languages (Bash/Perl/Powershell, etc) will be a plus
Exposure to Hadoop, MongoDB, NoSql and Docker technologies will be a plus
United States-West Virginia-Charleston
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