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Senior SQL Database Admin-147140 in Indianapolis, IN at Vaco

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

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Job Description

Vaco Technology is assisting one of our client's, on the North side of Indianapolis, in their search for a full-time Senior Database Administrator. This position is responsible for providing design and management of Enterprise pre-production database systems.


  • Work with Application Development and project teams to design and implement solutions for existing and proposed database environments, enabling the best usage of database capabilities
  • Create, maintain and monitor pre-production database environments for performance, availability and security
  • Assist with production system release management and issue diagnosis
  • Research, test, and implement database best practices for virtualization, various storage systems, various operating systems and cloud environments
  • Create and maintain standardized database server configurations and documentation


  • Bachelor's Degree in a technical field or sufficient and relevant work experience
  • 8+ years' experience designing and/or administering database systems in an Enterprise environment
  • Experience with SQL 2012 and newer
  • Experience with NoSQL DBMS, preferably MongoDB
  • Strong experience with SQL failover clustering and High Availability replicas
  • Experience with query optimization
  • Familiarity with DevOps development concepts


  • SQL Server 2012 / 2014 / 2016 Certification
  • MongoDB DBA Certification
  • Experience working in DevOps / CD/CI environments
  • Experience with database systems in a cloud environment
  • Experience with production data masking for pre-production environments
  • Strong database schema design experience
  • Experience with automation tools, such as vRealize Automation, Redgate, Octopus Deploy


  • This is a full-time opportunity with a salary and benefits package