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Azure SQL Lead Database Administrator - REMOTE

Company: NTT DATA
Location: Providence
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Job Description:

Req ID: 125495

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Azure SQL Lead Database Administrator - REMOTE to join our team in Providence, Rhode Island (US-RI), United States (US).

This Lead Azure DBA role is responsible for day-to-day governance and performance management of the DBA's and systems under the management of the DBA team. This position will play a lead role in participating in the design, development, and implementation of Azure SQL database solutions leveraging modern cloud architectures. The Lead DBA will work to maintain and support Azure SQL and be an active participate in migration activities from on-prem to cloud.

Day to Day Job Responsibilities include:
• Design and implementation of Azure cloud databases, high-availability solutions, replication, encryption, and disaster recovery solutions.
• Data Partitioning, Purging and Archiving solutions in the Azure model databases
• Migration of on-premises database to the Azure Cloud.
• Azure CLI and/or PowerShell.
• Writing T-SQL, including complex stored procedures, functions, views, and triggers.
• Query analysis and troubleshooting Leadership responsibilities:
• Lead the DBA team achieve high levels of operational excellence supporting MS SQL Server Databases
• Work with a player-coach approach to management mentoring a small team of DBAs.
• Provide technical leadership through example, develop innovation, strategies, processes, and best practices.
• Responsible for short-term project planning with DBA tasks.
• Work with Sr. IT leadership and other managers to meet team objectives
• Establish the scope of projects or assigned tasks, allocate the proper resources, and monitor progress.

Minimum Requirements
• 8 years of DBA experience in a production environment
• 5 years supporting Azure SQL cloud-based databases
• 5 years in database tuning and project support, database server upgrades and migrations, writing and troubleshooting database stored procedures

Preferred Skills, but not required:

  • Experience as a lead DBA or DBA Manager.
  • Experience as DBA in Healthcare Payer segment.
  • Experience in a global delivery model
  • Expert in configuration of Microsoft Azure environment and doing migration from data SQL machine to SQL Azure
  • Experience as a lead DBA or DBA Manager.
  • Microsoft SQL Server on VM, Azure SQL Managed Instance, Azure SQL and Cosmos DB.
  • OLTP and Data Warehouse databases in Azure SQL and Azure Synapse previously Azure DW.

Must have a strong understanding and knowledge of:
• Managed Identities, Azure Private Link, Azure Service Endpoints, NSGs.
• Oracle DB
• Azure Data Factory, Azure Data Lake Gen1 and Gen2, Azure Storage.
• ETL, data integrity, data structure, and data security.
• Former projects migrating from on prem database to the Azure SQL


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, gender, disability, age, veteran-status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other class protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Providence

Nearest Secondary Market: Rhode Island

Job Segment:
System Administrator, Database, SQL, Consulting, DBA, Technology

Keywords: NTT DATA, Providence , Azure SQL Lead Database Administrator - REMOTE, Other , Providence, Rhode Island

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