SSUSA Job #881: SQL Server Database Administrator

Job Description


One of our global financial clients is seeking a SQL Server DBA with at least 5 -7 years of experience with PostgreSQL, NoSQL and SQL Server. Additionally you must have experience with AWS and Azure.


  • Responsible for maintaining all PostgreSQL and SQL-Server databases including backups, restores, space management, optimization, creation & archiving.
  • Configure and implement the connectors and work with application developers to use the databases from Linux and Windows.
  • Implement standard security parameters including restrictions on individual logins.
  • Build schemas for databases as a service in the public cloud (e.g. RDS in AWS) across both AWS and Azure.
  • Architect and maintain a NoSQL MongoDB environment both in the cloud and in the office on site.


 The successful candidate will be passionate about designing and delivering a robust database experience while ensuring a strong risk and controls environment that protects the company.

  • Must have a strong understanding of the underlying technology, as well as trends in the database space.
  • 5-7+ years’ hands-on experience in the database discipline.
  • Hands on experience with SQL Server (all versions), PostgreSQL, and NoSQL, including upgrades across versions.
  • Proven experience of AWS, Azure and other public cloud providers with recent hands on experience
  • Must have a strong understanding of the underlying technologies, as well as trends in this space.
  • Strong DevOps or programming background and desire to automate /make self-service routine tasks.
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent people skills, including the ability to understand requirements, and to influence, negotiate & achieve results through others who are not direct reports.

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Job Location
New York City

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