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Senior Cloud Services DBA

Engineering/IT/Security/Software Development
2000007D Requisition #

Job Title: Senior Cloud Services Engineer – DBA               REQ# 2000007D


Position Overview: 

The Senior Cloud Services Engineer – DBA is responsible for the implementation, configuration, maintenance, and performance of critical SQL Server RDBMS systems within the Financial Instant Issuance Cloud Operations group. The main goal of this role is to ensure the availability, integrity, security, compliance and consistent performance of FII Cloud Systems. The position will perform the duties below as well as others as assigned. This role reports to the Director of Cloud Service Operations.

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  • Manage SQL Server databases 
  • Design or provide specification of database/s
  • Maintain existing systems, processes and databases
  • Perform product evaluations and make product recommendations
  • Identify and implement improvements to our systems
  • Deploy new database components in highly complex environments
  • Provide training to other colleagues on related procedures and activities
  • Update, review and coach others on operations documentation
  • Understand, review and modify policy and compliance for functional area
  • Solve operational service issues which may include interfacing with customers
  • Troubleshoot complex issues that cross application, infrastructure and database
  • Configure and maintain database servers and processes
  • Monitor system's health and performance
  • Ensure high levels of performance, availability, sustainability and security
  • Analyze, solve, and correct issues in real time
  • Refine and automate regular processes, track issues, and document changes
  • Assist developers with query tuning and schema refinement
  • Provide 24x7 support for critical production systems
  • Perform scheduled maintenance and support release deployment activities after hours

Basic Qualifications:
·         Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related technical field; or combination or education and equivalent work experience
·         8-10 years of experience as a SQL Server DBA or similar role
·         5 years of experience with Performance Tuning and Optimization (PTO)
·         5 years of experience with backups, restores and recovery models
·         5 years of experience of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for SQL Server
·         5 years of experience with Windows server, including Active Directory
·         Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
·         Great interpersonal and communication skills
·         Must be able to lawfully work within the US and have unrestricted work authorization for US
Preferred Qualifications:
·         MCTS, MCITP, and/or MVP certifications a plus
·         Team player
·         Good time-management skills
·         Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on company’s success
About Entrust Datacard:
Our growing company relies on curious, dedicated and innovative colleagues to anticipate the future and provide solutions for a more connected, mobile and secure world. Entrust Datacard technologies and expertise help government agencies, enterprises and financial institutions in more than 150 countries serve and safeguard citizens, employees and consumers. Each year, our solutions secure billions of transactions — and every day, our technologies issue and manage more than 10 million secure identities. How do we do all of this? Together.
Join us. Together we’ll create solutions for a more connected, mobile and secure life.
For more information, visit www.entrustdatacard.comFollow us on Twitter, YouTube and LinkedIn.
Entrust Datacard Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.

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