Senior Database Administrator in Atlanta, GA at Pyramid Consulting, Inc

Date Posted: 6/23/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/23/2020

Job Description

Immediate need for a talented Senior Database Administrator with experience in the IT Industry. This is a 05+ Months Contract opportunity with long-term potential and is located in Atlanta, GA. Please review the job description below.
 
Job ID: 20-20957

Key Responsibilities:
  • Building new, or upgrading / patching existing databases and associated software in accordance with vendor best practices.
  • Delivering required database functionality that meets project requirements on or before defined due date.
  • Working with Client Sybase Engineers and our service provider to deliver a highly available, resilient and performant database environment.
  • Investigating, troubleshooting and resolving database incidents/problems escalated to the level 3 / Engineering team.
  • Identifying opportunities for performance, availability/resiliency and process improvements. 
  • Ensuring Client’s Sybase database environment is secure, providing recommendations for improving database security and implementing approved security improvements.
  • Consulting with IT personnel to resolve database related questions and/or concerns.
  • Assisting other infrastructure teams in completing upgrade and improvement tasks and projects.
  • Coordinating downtime with application teams and system engineers to implement approved changes.
  • Interfacing with vendor SAP to resolve operational issues or questions.
  • Following established IT / DBA policies and procedures.
  • 6+ Years’ experience administering Sybase databases running REDHAT LINUX on physical or virtual servers.
  • Proven track record of administering databases running ASE 16 .
  • Strong experience with Rep Server and other Sybase features and tools.
  • Strong experience with database performance testing and tuning, user configuration, security and support processes .
  • Delivering required database functionality that meets project requirements on or before defined due date.
Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • 6+ Years’ experience administering Sybase databases running REDHAT LINUX on physical or virtual servers.
  • Proven track record of administering databases running ASE 16.
  • Proven track record of administering Sybase databases in a challenging, deadline-driven, enterprise environment.
  • Strong experience with Rep Server and other Sybase features and tools.
  • Strong experience in applying vendor software patches and the ability to troubleshoot errors encountered during patching.
  • Strong experience with database performance testing and tuning, user configuration, security and support processes including gathering statistics.
  • Strong perl dbi and shell scripting skills.
  • Experience with configuring and administering the Bradmark Surveillance product.
  • Experience with performing database backups / restores / recoveries.
  • Ability to provide technical direction to others, including application developer.
  • Ability and willingness to follow established IT / DBA policies and procedures require.
  • 4-year degree (BA or BS) or equivalent work experience in a related field of study.
Our client is a leading IT Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. If you are interested in this position, please apply online for immediate consideration. 
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