Title: MS SQL/Oracle DBA
Mattawan, Chicago, IL
Type: Full-time (Permanent)
Note: The start date shall be October 1st week and only Citizens/GC is required here.
The engineer will be based out of India and will be responsible for supporting SQL Server environment.
He will be responsible for the uptime of the environment, all day to day activities for operational work.
He will work with the lead and the service delivery managers to participate in reporting and delivery meetings.
The Senior SQL Server Database Administrator takes a holistic view of all the client Group enterprise systems.
Gather input, provide direction, and make strategic decisions to ensure our database infrastructure fits within our vision
Closely partner with different groups within IT as well as business customers in order to clearly understand their requirements, implement technology solutions, and own the resulting systems
Communicate the status of corporate and/or divisional initiatives.
Demonstrate expert skills in Leadership, Project Management, Hardware/Software Architecture & Best Practice, Computer Security & Compliance, and Database Architectures (SQL Server, SQL Clustering, SQL Mirroring)
Own at least two of our core database technologies and be responsible for maintaining the vision and overall direction for enterprise database systems (SQL Server, SQL Clustering, SQL Mirroring, SQL backup / recovery, SQL Plus, performance tuning, SQL configuration standards, etc.)
Function as a Project Lead for all necessary database systems
Research, develop, and communicate system roadmaps, opportunities and constraints to IT, as well as the Company
Coordinate and collaborate with Enterprise Architecture, ensuring our forward-looking strategies and roadmaps align
Maintain and report on vendor relationships
Pursue industry leading certifications and training
Represent the team, as well as the manager, at division, business and project meetings
Train and mentor department and team members
Participate in the team on-call rotation
Other duties as assigned
Embody the Alaska Spirit and conduct oneself with the Alaska Airlines values of Integrity, Professionalism, Resourcefulness and Caring
Minimum of 7+ years of experience
Experience in Enterprise environment.
Good hands on experience in managing various SQL versions.
MS SQL/Oracle DBA