Senior Database Engineer in Dallas, TX at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 10/3/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Senior Database Engineer

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Work closely with the infrastructure and development teams to ensure databases are highly available, backed up regularly, and available in the event of a disaster to meet the organization’ s Recovery Point Objectives (RPO) and Recovery Time Objectives (RTO).
  • Troubleshoot Microsoft SQL Server events as they occur, including after-hours and on weekends
  • Securing/Hardening all Microsoft SQL Servers to ensure they meet our Cyber Security requirements
  • Work with different team members and/or vendors to ensure applications are communicating securely and databases are designed correctly.
  • Assist developers in improving the performance of queries, stored procedures, and indexes
  • Implement and refine a continuous integration and migration process that maximizes developer productivity and achieves compliance goals prescribed by audit policies
  • Responsible for migrating all SQL changes to production and are in line with the organizations SDLC policy.
  • Work collaboratively with software and data integration developers to optimize, deploy, support, and monitor our systems
  • Continues to update job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities, reading professional publications, maintaining personal networks, and participating in professional organizations
  • Document the company’ s database environment
  • Enterprise Job Scheduling and Management
  • At least 5 years of relevant DBA experience
  • Bachelor' s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or Information Systems