Our client is a leading international ISP and is currently recruiting for an experienced individual to remotely deliver SQL database support and project services to multiple customers in line with contractual SLA's and KPI's.
Knowledge / Skills : Minimum 5 years experience in a MS SQL database environmentSolid experience with SSRS, SSIS and SSASStrong communication skills (both written and verbal)Documentation skillsAssertiveness in the face of the customer when needing to explain or defend a technical standpoint or approach.
Passion for customer satisfaction and service excellenceHighly motivated, disciplined and ambitiousHappy to work remotely without any physical access to the infrastructureAbility to work independently or as part of a teamAbility to perform well under pressureKnowledge of Oracle will be advantageousEssential Qualifications : Bachelors or Masters degree in computer science or equivalent education and experience.
8-15 years experience in administering Microsoft SQL server databases.Extensive experience writing T-SQL and stored procedures and query tuning on high transaction systems.
Experienced in SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS).
Experienced in ETL (Extract-Transform-Load) development / data integration.Sound knowledge of RDBMS concepts, database architecture and SQL / T-SQL.
Proficient with SQL server profiler for monitoring and troubleshooting database activity and performance.Experience in SQL Server Clustering and HA technologies including mirroring, log shipping, failover cluster and various replication technologies would be an advantage.
Knowledge of other databases like MySQL, No SQL databases and In-memory databases and MCTIP certification will be an advantage.