CTG Remote SQL Database Administrator (DBA) in Newark, New Jersey
Title: Remote SQL Database Administrator (DBA)
Location: United States
Job Number: 18203696
CTG is currently seeking a SQL Database Administrator (DBA) to assist our client in Dallas TX. This is a 6-month remote contract with a great possibility of an extension.
The Database Administrator (DBA) role will design and implement logical and physical database structures, with primary responsibility for SQL Server, versions 2008 and forward. They serve in a consultative capacity in working with Applications Analysts, to ensure that the conceptual and design phases of new applications are consistent with the database environment. DBAs also make technical recommendations and implement policies and standards relating to database design, optimization, and recovery procedures; and data access and security requirements.
The DBA will utilize database management guidelines, perform current situation analyses of all SQL Server instances/databases and servers, and otherwise assume a lead role in the management of all SQL Server instances/databases. More generally, this position will plan, install, configure, tune, and maintain primarily SQL Server databases on Windows operating systems.
Crossover into Oracle database management is possible. This position will monitor database systems using various tools in order to determine baseline performance levels, and to identify and minimize/eliminate bottlenecks or other forms of performance degradation. This position will assist with the installation, configuration and maintenance of applications that are currently being maintained by the DBA team. This position will also be solely responsible for managing and implementing projects as assigned, taking and working Database support tickets as they come in, and acting as a DBA resource on major project teams.
Performance and Tuning
Documentation and Communication
Critical Thinking and Technical Troubleshooting
Duties require On-Call responsibilities
Experience with SQL Server 2008 and up
Experience with SQL Server Developer
Oracle experience is a plus
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Solid project management abilities
Good communication skills
Ability to assist and train others
CTG (NASDAQ: CTG) provides industry-specific IT services and solutions that address the business needs and challenges of clients in high-growth industries in North America and Western Europe. CTG also provides strategic staffing services for major technology companies and large corporations. Backed by more than 50 years of experience and proprietary methodologies, CTG has a proven track record of reliably delivering high-value, industry-specific staffing services and solutions to its clients. CTG has operations in North America, Western Europe, and India.
CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such, we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work in Healthcare company by Modern Healthcare (2013-2016) in North America, and a Best Workplace in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).
CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.
CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.
Job: Healthcare & Hospital Implementations