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Database Admin

Full-time (open to contract to hire)

hybrid onsite 2-3 days/week


SQL Server

Azure SQL

Disaster recovery DR

migration – on prem to cloud

Ability to drive/initiative







The Database Administrator will be responsible for working with a team of DBAs and application developers/system engineers to bring industry best practices to database design, SQL performance tuning, and database maintenance to ensure that multiple database instances, both on-premises and in the Azure, are fully functional 24/7. This role will also be responsible for partnering with Infrastructure/Systems teams to create and implement a strategy for application full stack ownership via a DevOps approach, along with understanding and adhering to security guidelines.

Job Duties/Responsibilities

Install, configure and administer SQL Server, Azure SQL Server, Snowflake and MongoDB databases.

Understand and apply database administration, management, and performance tuning techniques specific to SQL Server, Azure technologies, Snowflake and MongoDB.

Proactively identify trends in SQL statements and provide recommendation for efficient use of resources using tools like Redgate SQL Monitor and Datadog.

Perform basic to advance routine DBA activities & service requests using ServiceNow and Jira

Implements DevOps best practices related to database deployments using CI/CD Pipelines

Proactively identify resource requirements to ensure high availability of database systems, including those in Snowflake and MongoDB environments.

Troubleshoot and actively work incident management responses related to RDBMS systems, perform root cause analysis, complete proper documentation, and follow through to develop strategies, policies, procedures to design and implementation standards related to the use of unified solution resources

Develop automation and scripts to perform proactive maintenance, potentially using Terrform for Infrastructure as Code.

Administer and maintain database backup and recovery using Rubrik, including Snowflake and MongoDB instances.

Document best practices to implement and manage/maintain the integrity and security of database instances.

Schedule, plan, and oversee system upgrades like patching and security upgrades.

Provide 24×7 on-call support as part of a scheduled rotation, demonstrating the ability to respond quickly and efficiently to emergent issues

Exhibit resilience and composure under high-stress situations, maintaining a calm and methodical approach during critical incidents.

Minimum Required Qualifications

Proven track record of delivering outstanding results

Strong technical, problem-solving skills and communication proficiency

Ability to handle high-stress situations and respond to on-call emergencies effectively

Possesses a sense of ownership, initiative, and drive

Ability to provide 24×7 on-call support as part of a scheduled rotation with other team members

Knowledge in storage, servers, operating systems, and application interaction

Years of Experience:

2+ years of SQL Server Database Management/Monitoring/Tuning

2+ years of High Availability (HA)/Backups/Restores

On-Demand Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer. All wage/salary ranges are dependent on experience, educational requirements, and other job-related criteria.

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