Join the team as we build and start manufacturing in our new facility in Sherman, Texas where we will produce vertical-cavity surface-emitting lasers (VCSELs) used in Apple’s iPhone camera to allow features such as Face ID, Animoji and Portrait mode selfies. What are VCSELs? It’s an acronym that is pronounced “vixels” – they are small semiconductor devices that emit light vertically and enable 3D sensing.
KEY JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
A)Designs, configures, implements, and administers large Microsoft SQL databases for the respective parties
B)Maintains and tunes complex, high transaction volume Microsoft SQL databases in active-active or active-passive cluster.
C)Experienced with Network attached storage (NetApp preferred)
D)Identifies and resolves all issues related to database systems to ensure that systems are online and without service interruption
E)Builds and manages the database disaster recovery and backup plan
F)Understands business strategy and cascades business intelligence needs to the database level
G)Develops new and enhances existing standards, processes and procedures, and guidelines for database environments using industry experiences, best practices research, and business needs
H)Analyzes and reports the performance of database operations against the key database performance metrics
I)Meets performance standards in accordance to service level agreements set by the company.
SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS (include Education, Skills & Experience):
•Demonstrated proficiency of tuning and administration of large Microsoft SQL databases
•Experience with Network Attached Storage (NetApp storage preferred)
•Strong logical and analytical thinker with attention to detail
•Able to find root causes of problems and quickly determines efficient solutions
•Organized, responsive and highly thorough problem solver
•Comfortable under high-stress and exhibits poise and focus
•Strong verbal and written communication skills
•In-depth knowledge of SQL
•7 years of experience in database administration
•Affectively work both independently and as part of a team.
•Minimum Certification of Bachlor’s degree in Computers, Technology or related field
•Must be available to work beyond normal working hours, “on-call” 24/7 (as necessary)
•Ability to manage multiple projects and tasks with varying due dates.
Finisar is an Equal Opportunity Employer.