Reporting to the Data Services Lead, the MS SQL DBA will become part of the team responsible for the SQL Server infrastructure powering our cloud services.
You will apply your skills in performance tuning to detect and quantify performance issues and will partner with database developers to resolve them. Your skills in TSQL and PowerShell will allow you to automate most of your routine duties and set-up custom and useful alerts and monitors to ensure the highest levels of service availability and performance possible. Disaster recovery will be managed with ease and you’ll have no problems ensuring that both OLTP and OLAP systems are available for customers 24x7.
The top candidates will be passionate about SQL Server and be informed about the latest and greatest features in SQL 2014 and also has some ideas about what to expect from the next major release of SQL Server, and what SQL Azure can do. Your ability to provide meaningful input into data/database architectural discussions will also be valued.