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Senior Database Administrator in Charlotte, NC at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 4/12/2019

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    Charlotte, NC
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Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Database Administrator with our industry-leading client in Charlotte, NC.

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Senior Database Administrator:

  • Manage database schema changes, software updates, and patches
  • Implement and maintain disaster recovery procedures (e.g. failover)
  • Work with Development and QA Teams in an agile environment including but not limited to: attending daily stand ups, all product meetings and involvement with tasks on the development board
  • Provide hands-on database installation, configuration, administration and support for all implementation, development, test, demo, and production databases
  • Conduct regular performance tuning and testing including analysis of usage patterns
  • Configure and maintain backup and recovery procedures
  • Perform capacity planning in collaboration with other team members and system administrators
  • Establish standards, document database change procedures and communicate impact to stakeholders
  • Monitor, troubleshoot, and resolve data processing issues to maintain daily data feeds and data integrity, 24x7x365 when necessary
  • Manage user accounts and access privileges
  • Create and optimize physical tables and associated configurations
  • Develop and maintain SQL procedures, views, and other scripts in support of production development, customer reporting, and database administration requirements.

Requirements of the Senior Database Administrator:

  • Understands complex restore scenarios including data corruption
  • Helps set and maintain database best practices
  • Strong database and SQL tuning
  • Teradata specific requirements include Teradata Database 15.10 or higher, Workload Management, Viewpoint, BAR, PDCR, DataMover (Including DSA architecture), and Teradata Database performance tuning and best practices
  • Bachelor’s Degree Required
  • 4+ years of experience with the following DBMS technologies: Teradata, Postgres
  • 4+ years of Gen tech experience

Keywords: DBMS Teradata, Postgres, SQL

Job ID: 316876

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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