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Senior SQL DBA in Richfield, MN at Vaco

Date Posted: 2/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description


  • Responsible for all database management and administration
  • Responsible for database and data application performance monitoring, troubleshooting and tuning
  • Provides leadership for internal SQL application design, development and testing
  • Provides leadership in defining and enforcing data and database standards
  • Responsible for database testing and validation during MS patch release cycles
  • 24x7 "on call" production support for all database concerns


  • 5+ years DBA experience with MS SQL Server; at least three years in a Senior DBA role supporting internal and external data application development
  • MS SQL Server
  • MS SQL Server Reporting Services, Crystal Reports
  • VMware
  • Team Foundation Services
  • Microsoft .Net Framework and CLR objects
  • XML
  • Data encryption, including third-party products (SafeNet)
  • Job record must illustrate reasonable durations of employment
  • Must have a high degree of initiative and self motivation
  • Ability to work with others in an enthusiastic, motivating, win-win manner
  • Ability to dedicate oneself to support the success of the enterprise
  • Ability to work independently and to lead the development staff in all database and SQL matters
  • Able to function as a team of one while working directly and collaboratively with technical services and retail support staff as necessary
  • Expert analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Collaborative, communicative work style
  • Ability to assume the role and adapt to the environment and culture quickly


  • College degree in Computer Science (BS or equivalent) with a focus on Database Management Systems
  • Active in database management special interest groups and professional associations