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SQL Server Administrator

  • Location: Richmond, Virginia, 23219
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 5 months ago

Terrific Long-Term Contract Opportunity with a FULL suite of benefits!


Position: SQL Server Administrator 
Location: Richmond, VA 23219
Term: 6 months

Day-to-Day Responsibilities:
*local candidates strongly preferred
*interviews to be conducted by Skype or Google Hangout
*some after-hours and weekend hours required based on workload *candidates must participate in on-call rotation
*****candidate hired will work ONSITE 50% of the time NOW, NO exceptions, and work ONSITE 100% of the time after restrictions are lifted

 General Job Description: This resource will work as part of the team. The team member will assist in maintenance and administration of SQL Server databases that support critical multi-tier applications implemented mostly in Windows environment using MS suite of tools.

Will also support administration and maintenance of the website that uses Wordpress/MySQL set-up. The OIM-DBA team is currently tasked with developing a migration plan to transition from traditional data center environment to the Cloud infrastructure (private/AWS/Azure);

Will help in coordinating this effort, provide technical assistance in configuring the new set-up with emphasis on security, compile test plans, implement and adopt new features, set-up monitoring and automate processes; document time and effort.  Should be able to work and communicate with vendors if required and share timely updates with the team.


Sql server administration starting from 2008/2012/2016 versions with Alway-On SQL Server in Azure, AZure SQL T-SQL, Stored Procedure, SSIS, SSRS IIS with Security experience s - Experiences in Azure - VM, App Service Experiences in Azure - VM, App Service, Azure AD, Azure Storage Wordpress Administration MySQL and Amazon RDS for MySQL Windows Server 2008+/Linux Redhat v7+ .NET Development:ASP.NET, ASP.NET MVC, WPF, WCF Tomcat, NGINX Tableau administration Sql server backup/recovery/performance tuning Quest Spotlight for SQL Server Enterprise ArcGIS setup/administration