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SQL Server DBA in Indianapolis at Vaco

Date Posted: 12/19/2018

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Job Description

SQL Server DBA

Vaco Technology is assisting a client in their search for a full-time SQL DBA. This individual will be responsible for managing the SQL Server environment, resolve performance issues, provide ongoing maintenance and handle backup/recovery and security.


  • Responsible for maintaining and supporting all Production/Test/Development SQL Servers
  • Install and configure new SQL Servers on physical hardware and virtualized testing environments
  • Utilize SQL Server performance optimization to determine the most effective way to increase performance including server configuration, changes and/or index/query changes
  • Proactively identify performance gains (index strategies, TempDB configuration, partitioning, compression, etc.)
  • Monitor scheduled database and application backups
  • Audit/approve change requests to existing tables, stored procedures, indices, constraints, triggers and views as well as audit/approve new entries.
  • Assist with production system release management, collaborating with Software Configuration Manager and Operations team to plan and execute production releases, and when necessary, coordinate release reversion.


  • Bachelor's in Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent work experience
  • 2-3 years of experience maintaining and administering SQL Server Databases
  • 2+ years of experience utilizing SSIS
  • Extensive knowledge in backup and recoveries for relational databases
  • Experience with batch processing, tuning, archiving and upgrades


  • This is a full-time opportunity with based on experience.

Job Requirements

SQL Server DBA development test production performance issues maintenance back up recovery security optimization index performance