SQL Database Administrator Job Kansas City, MO

Posted Under: Kansas City, Kansas jobs in IT / Software / Systems; IT / Software / Systems jobs in zipcode 66101
Posted On: 2017-05-19 19:00:00

<span>Modis has a job opening for a SQL DBA Job at a client of ours in Kansas City, MO. &nbsp;This is a 6 month contract to hire job opportunity offering competitive salary &amp; outstanding benefits once converted including 6% dollar for dollar 401K match and a generous pension plan. &nbsp;If you&rsquo;d like to be a part of an established well known company experiencing tremendous growth that offers upward mobility this is the place for you! <br>&nbsp;<br><B>Job Summary:</B><br><B>&nbsp;</B><br>Responsible for the design, development, implementation, and maintenance of complex Microsoft SQL Server databases. Demonstrates a thorough understanding of concepts of relational databases. Responsible for defining, implementing, and maintaining database structures, procedures, and techniques to ensure data security and integrity. Expected to have a working understanding of DB standards and reasons for implementation, and is expected to understand Change Management methodology and its utilization for database changes. Requires a service oriented mentality and a high sense of ownership of the problems and requests assigned. &nbsp;<br>&nbsp;<br><B>Key Activities:</B><br>Develops and manages consistent database environments that are flexible, reliable and facilitate application development, data delivery and data management. &nbsp;Works closely with developers and technology leaders to ensure that quality solutions are developed. Analyzes and tunes application performance by optimizing database objects. &nbsp;Troubleshoots and provides technical solutions to database issues encountered by new and existing applications in the environment. &nbsp;Actively monitors and recommends changes to the DBMS environment to increase efficiency, improve reliability and minimize operating expenses. &nbsp;Establishes automated procedures for the proactive notification of potential space and performance concerns. &nbsp;Learns the tools used for real-time and proactive monitoring of the database and recommends ways to better leverage them in the environment. &nbsp;Develops, implements, administers and maintains policies and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the organization&rsquo;s database assets. &nbsp;Query tuning, &nbsp;job scheduling and linked server management activities.<br>&nbsp;<br><B>Qualifications</B><br><ul>
<li>Associate&rsquo;s degree specializing in information systems, technology, or equivalent work experience. Bachelor&rsquo;s degree preferred.</li><li>Three to five years of experience as a SQL Server DBA.</li><li>Innovative team player with strong analytical, problem solving and planning skills.</li><li>Strong organization skills and ability to effectively handle multiple concurrent assignments.</li><li>Strong interpersonal, communication, and leadership skills.</li><li>SQL development and SQL tuning experience.</li><li>Thorough understanding and compliance of database security best practices.</li><li>Must be available for off-hour and on-call work in the event of outages, problems and off-hour required changes.</li><li>Experience with SSIS and SSRS preferred.</li></ul>
&nbsp;<br>This SQL Database Administrator job will not last long. &nbsp;To be considered, you must apply online now and submit your resume. &nbsp;We are actively monitoring all applies. <br></span>