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SQL Server, DBA

Fully remote

3 months ago
$130K - $140K

Related skills

postgresql dba sql mysql postgres

The SQL Database Administrator provides routine level “System administration and help desk” support services for the technical skillset of MS SQL Server, Oracle Database, Sybase, or other Database products and technologies.

  • 10+ years of experience in SQL Server database administration 
  • 2+ years of experience in any other database administration is a plus 
  • Large database (5+ TB) administration is a plus 
  • BS in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent professional experience. 
  • Strong communication skills 


  • Designs, documents, implements, monitors, secures and supports SQL Server database systems. 
  • Plans and manages application updates on all database servers.  
  • Plans and manages patch application on all database servers. 
  • SQL version and cloud (AWS/Azure) migration expertise 
  • Design and Manage Always-On cluster environment. 
  • Hands-on experience in developing PowerShell scripts for monitoring, automation, and deployments. 
  • Designs, documents, implements, and monitors backup of critical database files, and other database protection or high availability solutions. 
  • Monitors performance issues on all production and non-production databases (as applicable) implementing performance monitoring and trending on all production and applicable non-production databases. 
  • Provides monthly reports to management on performance on production databases including any performance exceptions and all requested performance data in a summarized, easy-to-read format. 
  • Collects and uses performance data to design, document, implement, and validate changes to OS or database configurations to improve performance. 
  • Implements and documents standard, secure, high-performance configurations for all SQL Server installations. 
  • Assist development and reporting groups in optimizing SQL statements and in designing and using databases and database applications and processes for maximum performance, security, reliability, and availability.  
  • Participate in On-Call rotations with the other team members  

We are committed to fair and equitable compensation practices. The salary range for this role in Colorado is below. This position is also remote-friendly and, as such, compensation will ultimately be in line with the location in which the position is filled. Final compensation for this role will be determined by various factors such as education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the candidate, and alignment with market data and geographic location.

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$135,000 USD

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