BluChip Solutions is currently seeking a Database Administrator resource for a Full-Time opportunity near Butler, PA. Please see job description below and send resume if interested.
LOCATION: Butler, PA
LENGTH: Full-Time/Direct hire
The Database Administrator is responsible for supporting and architecture of the enterprise database environment. Responsibilities would encompass day-to-day administration, daily maintenance and optimization tasks and assisting developers in the creation of new databases.
Manage the production SQL environment.
o Manage HA and DR solutions including MS Cluster Server.
o Provide second tier support on-call rotation to all mission critical production systems
Develop custom scripts to automate various database management processes
Leverage 3rd party tools or in-house developed tools to troubleshoot
Safeguard our production systems by implementing the right security policies as well as managing the MS service pack/hotfix deployment process
Assist in the migration of SQL Server 2000/2005 to SQL Server 2008
Assist in the database release management process, be the “gate-keeper” and ensure only QUALITY code is released into production
Help troubleshoot performance problems using a variety of methods (tracing, query optimization review, error logs, etc.)
o Resolve blocking and deadlocking issues, high CPU / memory, analyze job timeouts, ETL loader performance problems.
o Manage database maintenance jobs to ensure optimal performance and data availability.
Define and enforce database standards, best practices, methodologies, processes and procedures
Research new technologies to enhance performance, heighten security, ensure uptime, automate common/redundant administrative duties
Scope of responsibility
This position is responsible for the functions described in this document for small to medium size stand-alone projects or integrated projects.
Impeccable verbal and written communication skills
Highly ambitious individuals with the desire to go above and beyond
Detail-oriented with very strong organizational skills
Ability to work effectively and efficiently with little or no supervision
Strategic, structured, and focused thinker who has strong analytical and problem solving skills
Highly motivated, positive and passionate about the work they do
Extremely strong interpersonal skills
Strong accountability and results orientation
Highly professional demeanor with well-rounded business acumen
Ability to work and quickly react in a fast-paced environment
Ability to effectively translate technical jargon into business terms during face to face customer interactions
Ability to make powerful split second decisions
Ability to productively multi-task
Undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Systems or Information Technology or related field required, or equivalent experience.
4 + years’ experience
Understanding of the database development lifecycle, including database creation, table design, etc.
Familiar with ETL tools and processes
Experience supporting the development and deployment of complex packages
Experience in the management of OLAP databases
Solid grasp of primarily T-SQL
Internal Number: 6
About BluChip Solutions, LLC
Established in 2008, BluChip Solutions, LLC is a full-service computer consulting services firm whose leadership possesses over 20 years of Staffing management experience in offering contract, contract-to-hire, permanent, placement, contract payroll services and project solutions. Our staffing services are committed to providing the best qualified individuals to employers in each of the markets we serve. As the top information technology consulting services companies in the marketplace we stand ready to help our clients and our candidates. You can be assured that we will located the best people to fulfill your requirements.Uniting highly qualified candidates with clients is what we do. We take pride in our systems and policies, investing our expertise to make relationships work - productive partnerships with our clients and our employees. Our screening and matching processes are designed to be efficient, yet speed is never given priority over careful and comprehensive evaluation of candidates.
As a full-service workforce management solutions firm offering contract, contract-to-hire, permanent placement and executive services, we specialize in finding highly skilled professionals ...for contract assignments and direct placement. Our trained group of experts prides itself on understanding the needs of our clients and delivering the right people to get the job done.
Our clients deserve a staffing services company that provides a conscientious and thorough approach. As a leading consulting services company we appreciate the opportunity to serve you, to earn your confidence and to establish your trust.Measurable Performance, Accountability and Trust are three foundational principles that underpin our company. We pledge to provide every client with our very best efforts and outstanding results. Our reputation as a top-flight consulting services company is of great importance to us. We look to the future with appreciation for our client and employee partners, and with confidence that together we will continue to meet challenges head-on and to achieve success.