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SQL Server DBAs work in the computer systems design industry and are responsible for developing and updating computer databases. Common duties for this position include creating SQL applications, writing and testing code, following procedures, collaborating with clients and analyst teams, and ensuring data security. Based on the most successful resume examples, the ideal candidate demonstrates SQL databases knowledge, analytical thinking, problem solving orientation, and creativity. Those interested in an SQL Server DBA position should highlight in their resumes a Bachelor's Degree in a relevant field.

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1

Sr. SQL Server DBA

Responsible for providing database administration of SQL Server databases and mentoring less experienced adminstrators.

  • Provided strategic direction for the database team and functioned as the technical/project leader on projects.
  • Managed and administered 2800+ database in 105 instances. Initiated a project to consolidate servers and to remove old/unused databases. Reduced the number of databases to under 900 on 56 instances.
  • Installed and configured a SQL 2012 clustered environment with availability groups.
  • Installed and configured a SQL 2008 clustered test environment.
  • Configured and supported replication and log shipping in both SQL 2008 and 2012.
  • Documented processes for installations, clustering, availability group setup, and patching.
Candidate Info
44
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
2

SQL Server DBA

Scripted, scheduled, and monitored different types of database backups and refreshes in use, including streaming backups and use of LUN mounts in SnapManager.

  • Used Quest Spotlight and Confio Ignite monitoring tools to assess various aspects of system performance on numerous SQL Server instances.
  • Used Sagent ETL applications to create base views and metaviews, and automate ETL processes from DB2 source environments to SQL Server destinations.
  • Supervised code review of scripts and SSIS packages (2005, 2008) or DTS packages (2000) with developers. Advised developers in code optimization.
  • Approved and ran scripts for Quality Assurance and Production releases.
  • Diagnosed job errors and implemented solutions or worked with developers and/or Server Administration as necessary to solve break/fix and other issues.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Biology / Biochemistry, Computer Science
3

SQL Server Dba/developer

Managed five SQL Server instances for the neuroscience department, developed and maintained SQL Server based applications.

  • Implemented SQL Server based solution to consolidate dozens of scientific data collection and reporting applications.
  • Collaborated with faculty member, scientist and staff to design data intensive applications to capture, organize, analyze and report on data collected from scientific experiments and external sources.
  • Performed day to day DBA activities such as monitoring SQL Server health, job status, addressing user requirements.
  • Took responsibility of maintaining the SQL Server instances to ensure software is properly installed, security patches were applied and upgrades were done.
  • Safeguarding data by instilling backup, managing user access and securing databases.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Clinical Medicine
MS
Computer Science
PhD
Neuroscience
4

Sr. SQL Server DBA / Team Lead

Designed an SQL Server Database for IRS Disaster recovery. Modeled the Logical database and the major entities and relationships. Developed the physical database using SQL Server and Visio Diagrams in cooperation with the IRS team members.

  • Created a centralized Data Warehouse from over 30 data sources for Business Impact Analysis.
  • Presented Database and GUI components to IRS staff on a weekly basis while in development.
  • Developed load procedures using SQL and other procedures to keep the Database current. Presented to management on a weekly basis the progress and issues regarding their data.
  • Participated and was a key contributor to the GUI development as well as designed the overall work process, replacing the manual process currently being used.
  • Provided IRS Team with a test plan and test and training in maintaining the SQL Server Database.
Candidate Info
25
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AAS
Computer Science
AAS
Photography
5

SQL Programmer/sql Server DBA

Created an application to keep a structured record of training data using ASP.Net and VB.Net and SQL Server 2005.

  • Created an application for Sales department that helped a salesperson to associate with it, its SalesPerson IDs and ProfitCenter Ids to finally burst a report. It was also designed using ASP.Net, VB.Net and SQL Server 2005.
  • Responsible for installation and configuration of sql server 2005.
  • Experience in creating database Objects like Tables, Stored Procedures, Views, Triggers, user defined data types and functions.
  • Responsible for day to day tasks like re-indexing, checking integrity, backup and recovery.
  • Experience with T-SQL (in writing procedures, triggers and functions)
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
MA
Computer Science
6

SQL Server DBA

Performed database analysis, data modeling and database administration, data mining and data warehousing/BI.

  • Maintained SQL Server Database; ensured accuracy of information and automated numerous functions.
  • Fine tuning of database objects and server to ensure efficient data retrieval.
  • Monitor and optimize system performance using SQL Profiler and Database Engine Tuning Advisor.
  • Designed and implemented incremental and full backup policies and procedures.
  • Created and implemented database design solutions in collaboration with programming team.
  • Developed user defined functions and triggers to implement the requirements of the business.
  • Performed database logical and physical design, maintenance, tuning, archiving, backups, replication, recovery, software upgrades, capacity planning and optimization for SQL Server database.
  • Used database consistency checks using DBCC utilities.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BA
Management Information System
Engineering
7

SQL Server DBA

Designed database and implemented multiple systems using MS SQL Server. Responsible for MS SQL Server configuration, tuning and providing 24x7 dedicated support to all Production, development and clustered servers.

  • Regular monitor of servers, which includes backup job monitoring, Disk space monitoring, Services monitoring, and block monitoring and troubleshoot using SEM (SQL Enterprise Manager). Installed and configured Microsoft Windows Clustering and SQL Server Clustering on Windows 2003 Server.
  • Involved in ensuring data recovery, maintenance, and data integrity and space requirements for physical database. Creating and Modifying Tables, Stored Procedures, Views, Indexes, User-defined Functions and Triggers etc as requirement on SQL Server Environments.
  • Assisted users by installing Sybase client on their PC's, provided database access by adding their logins, creating roles, granting privileges, unlocked accounts, reset passwords.
  • Involved in troubleshooting various database server issues to free up log space, update statistics, configure number of locks, create databases and match their data, log patterns with contingency. Performed many database upgrades using import/export.
  • Proactively monitored the database health through automated scripts for checking the database and extents growth, probing the alert log files, monitoring the rollback segments and temporary space usage.
  • Improved performance, reliability, security and scalability by improving internal processes and make recommendations on new storage hardware.
  • Controlled and monitored user access to the database, backed up and recovered the database, maintained system security and monitored/optimized database performance for Data warehouse and OLTP applications.
  • Used Erwin for Data modeling, designing and building relational databases.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Information Technology
8

SQL Server DBA

Install, configure, upgrade, and maintain database instances. Create various database objects, and create users with appropriate roles and levels of security.

  • Achieved 99.9% uptime on all SQL Servers
  • Recommend and implement database security policies that are consistent with security guidelines and best practices.
  • Provide DBA support and technical expertise for multiple applications in development, test, QA and production - SQL Server 2005, 2008, and 2012 environments.
  • Develop strategies in migration SQL 2005 servers to 2008 SQL Servers.
  • Worked on building and supporting highly available clusters.
  • Provide 24/7 support as sole DBA
  • Managed SQL Server -based Applications
  • Experienced in using SQL Server Profiler and SQL Server Agent.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Computer Science
9

SQL Server DBA

Responsible for installing, configuring and maintaining SQL Server instances for Sungard's clients.

  • Assisted with capacity planning, implementing and documenting SQL Database migration for Relius custom
  • Created SQL Server audits and policies to monitor activity on SQL databases to ensure databases were in compliance, and met the Service Level requirements of our clients.
  • Scheduled full, differential, and transactional log backups for user created databases in production environments.
  • Responsible for setting up security, and providing user access to SQL Server instances and objects.
  • Optimized T-SQL query performance using SQL Profiler, Execution Plans, and DMV's.
  • Assisted our development team with writing effective T-SQL stored procedures and views.
  • Responsible for setting up SQL Server jobs to monitor disk space, CPU activity and Index fragmentation.
  • Configured, and supported and Log Shipping and Database Mirroring strategies to support our client's High
  • Responsible for troubleshooting all SQL Server databases issues on production, QA, and testing environments.
  • Participated in on-call schedule to respond to SQL Server alerts and potential production database issues.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Business Administration
10

Oracle/sql Server DBA

24x7 Production Database support and administration

  • Installed, configured and managed 11gr1, 11gr2 RAC databases
  • Implemented Data guard successfully between 11g RAC databases using RMAN active duplication and backup based duplication.
  • Installed, configured and managed SQL Server 2008, 2008R2 cluster databases
  • Analyzed and worked with development teams like Informatica, Microstrategy, Sterling, JDA etc, to improve database performance using various tools in Oracle and SQL Server like Grid Control, SQL Trace, AWR reports, statspack, SQL profiler etc.
  • Implemented Oracle Streams between 11g RAC databases.
  • Implemented SQL Server Replication in a clustered environment.
  • Developed and implemented data security guidelines.
  • Installed and configured Oracle enterprise manager cloud control 12c for centralized monitoring and administration.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Computer Science
BA
Bioinformatics

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