Senior SQL Server L2 Support

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Senior SQL Server L2 Support

We are seeking a highly skilled and dedicated SQL Server Database Administrator (DBA) to join our PaaS department. As a member of our infrastructure team, you will play a crucial role in managing a key part of our infrastructure, including the core servers, databases, middleware, storage, and operating systems. Your expertise in SQL Server administration will be pivotal in maintaining a stable, resilient, and high-performing database environment for our European operations.

IT Teams Office (Calea Floreasca nr. 60) - Remote accepted

8 hours per day (long term)

July 2023

The DBA team is responsible for production support of all SQL Server databases, most of them located in Paris. Support activities will include:

  • Monitoring and capacity management
  • Backup and recovery
  • Performance analysis
  • New database/server architecture and builds
  • Ad-hoc consulting to application teams
  • General incident and service request resolution
  • Change Management

 

As a part of this role, you will be responsible for ensuring the required performance of a highly demanding service with multiple critical databases. Your contribution will be crucial in maintaining a high availability environment and optimizing the stability and performance of the services within the scope.

 

Requirements:

  • Administration MS-SQL infrastructures (2012 to 2022)
  • Expertise on High Availability environments (SQL Server AlwaysOn)
  • Team and collaborative working to develop and deliver appropriate solutions skills.
  • Experience of delivering strategic priorities within strict timelines.
  • Customer service-oriented skills.
  • Very good communication skills in English (oral and written); knowledge of French is a plus
  • ITIL Foundation knowledge will be desirable
  • On site presence (hybrid mode) and on call support is expected

 

Responsibilities:

  • Preserve and optimize the performance of critical databases to meet the demanding service requirements.
  • Maintain a high availability environment for the databases, ensuring continuous accessibility and minimal downtime.
  • Collaborate closely with technical peers to exchange experiences and identify solutions for enhancing stability and performance.
  • Communicate effectively with the management team, providing clear updates and reports as required.
  • Focus on enhancing core skill sets, acquiring new skills, and actively sharing knowledge with colleagues.
  • Adhere to ITIL methodology in daily operations across all areas.
  • Embrace a continuous learning mindset and strive to develop competencies within a large international group.

 

Competences:

  • Eager to learn
  • Analytical mind-set
  • Be able to write a clear report of your activities
  • Understand and follow written instructions and procedures
  • Be able to provide updates to existing documentation and procedures
  • Very good communication skills and capacity to provide feedback
  • Teamwork – we work together and not as individuals
  • Adherence to the team schedule
  • Capacity to maintain focus on given tasks
  • Be proactive
  • Respect the processes

 

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