Job ID: 4666
Updated: Jul 10, 2018
Location: Chicago, IL, United States
Category: Information Technology
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Essential Job Functions
The Database Administrator II is responsible for the deployment, administration, and maintenance of all databases hosted on the Microsoft SQL Server platform.This person will work as a member of the firm wide database administration team which provides advanced Level 3 support for the SQL Server environment.They will investigate operational or systematic problems, provide resolution using advanced analytical skills and tools as necessary as well as be responsible for analyzing database performance issues, recommending tuning changes to improve performance.They will assist various project team(s) in completing project(s) with an advanced level of complexity.
Qualifications & Requirements
Education, Work Experience, Skills
The Database Administrator II must have a BA/BS in computer science, related field, or equivalent experience with 5+ years' experience of Microsoft SQL Server Administration.
The ideal candidate must have good judgment, problem-solving, oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, as well as the ability to work in a fast-paced environment and build positive working relationships. In addition, candidates must be self-motivated, organized, and able to multi-task and effectively prioritize competing demands.
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