Sr. Database Administrator

Location: West Coast or Remote | Position Level: Mid-Senior Level

Our Payment Integrations team is looking for a Sr. Database Administrator with the ability to solve multiple layered and complex problems utilizing Azure. This position is ideal for an ambitious problem solver who has highly tuned decision-making skills. The Sr. Database Administrator will be 100% remote and is a long-term full-time opportunity.

Key Responsibilities

  • Figure out the most effective way to increase performance including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes
  • Make suggestions regarding database design, tuning options, and other potential issues
  • Ensure the design and execution of database server topology, configuration, and maintenance meet SLA objectives
  • Maintain all database instances across development, staging, and production environments, handling installations and configurations as needed
  • Establish the baseline for system performance, recognize deviation, and suggest and implement improvements to slow running queries
  • Configure database monitoring utilities to minimize false alarms
  • Solid grasp of relational database management systems

Requirements

  • 6+ years of database experience
  • Experience in production environments and willingness to be on-call
  • Practical knowledge of storage and server configuration within Azure desired
  • Proficient at adapting queries to enhance performance
  • Experience developing and maintaining documentation
  • Microsoft SQL Server Database experience required
  • Microsoft Azure experience required
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