MS SQL Database Analyst (DBA)

  • Full Time
  • Toronto


MS SQL Database Analyst (DBA)

On behalf of our client in the Consulting Sector, PROCOM is looking for a MS SQL Database Analyst (DBA)

MS SQL Database Analyst (DBA)- Job Description
Role: Configuration planning & deploying MSSQL servers on public cloud and on-premise servers.

Project: Reporting to the DBA Manager/Lead, the Database Administrator would be supporting the MS SQL Server on-premises as well as on public cloud. As a member of the database administration group, you will assist in the team effort to maximize the availability, security, and performance of the databases.

The Database Administrator must be prepared to provide remote dial-in support, or occasionally on-site support in response to routine monitoring alerts and scheduled & unscheduled maintenance tasks occurring after hours and on weekends.

Typical Day in Role:
Configuration planning & deploying MSSQL servers on public cloud and on-premise servers.
Performance tunning, capacity planning and monitoring.
Database maintenance/housekeeping including database rebuilds/re-indexing/expansion and archiving
Trouble-shoot MSSQL server problems and assist in the resolution of application problems.
MSSQL Server Software currency resolution including Patching/Upgrades/Migrations.
Assist in database code promotions & data fixes following internal change control process.
Disaster Recovery/High Availability (DR/HA) support with backup, recovery and failover/failback of local and remote replicated databases.
Provide DBA support to development/implementation projects as assigned, doing
Installations, database loading, migrations, testing, and go live support etc.
Follow Database best practices, security and change control process of the bank.
MS SQL Database Analyst (DBA)- Mandatory Skills
8-10+ years of progressive technical working experience as a Database Administrator.
5+ years of experience working with MSSQL Server 2022/2019/2017 and prior versions DB Administration
GCP Cloud SQL(MSSQL) and Azure MI/DBaaS/IaaS database administration
AD, Firewall IP/Port, domain trust/authentication methods related to MSSQL/Windows database connectivity
Logical & Physical Backup/Recovery/Compression techniques
MSSQL Services (SSRS/SSAS/SSIS/PolyBase, R Service, Power BI etc.)
MS SQL Database Analyst (DBA)- Preferred Skills
Microsoft and/or Google Data Platform certification
Windows Servers 2019/2016 and prior versions.
Application side tuning vs. server-side tuning.
Setup MSSQL Always-On, Availability groups & Database Replication
MS SQL Database Analyst (DBA)- Assignment Start Date
ASAP – 4 months to start (possible extension)

MS SQL Database Analyst (DBA)- Assignment Location
Toronto, ON – Hybrid