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SQL Database Admin

Location: Tinker AFB, OK
Date Posted: 04-12-2017
Due to the nature of the position only U.S. Citizens who are able to
​obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance will be considered.
About Us:
Diligent Consulting, Inc. is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) focused on applications development, integration, deployment, and operation of state-of-the-art information systems that deliver critical network-centric solutions. We have an entrepreneurial environment filled with challenging opportunities for cutting-edge professionals who believe in a commitment to excellence and integrity. We value domain expertise, experience and knowledge and a commitment to mission success and customer satisfaction. We offer an exceptionally generous benefit plan for our employees.

Position Description/Summary:
Our Government partner in Midwest City, OK requires SQL database administration support to include day-to-day maintenance of SQL, SQL 2008 R2, through 2014 and Windows Operating System 2008+. The candidate will administer SQL server, queries, stored procedures, and views. 

Special Skills/Knowledge:
  • Working knowledge of previous administration of SQL, SQL 2008 R2 through 2014 and Windows Operating System 2008+.
  • Performance tuning for SQL server, queries, stored procedures, views, etc. 
  • 5+ years experience in Microsoft Windows/SQL Server technologies.
  • Proven ability to quickly learn and implement new technologies.
  • Ability to analyze existing systems and make recommendations on which technology best suits the business requirement for high availability, Disaster Recovery or high performance. Experience with 2012 Always On Availability Groups a plus
  • Knowledge of SQL Server Policy Based Management
  • Ability to build custom T-SQL jobs for managing SQL Statistics and Index Maintenance
  • Ability to take a standard SQL Server GUI based feature setup (such as Mirroring, job setup, etc.), and convert it to a T-SQL or PowerShell based process that can be applied across multiple servers efficiently.
  • Knowledge of SQL Server Transparent Data Encryption
  • Understanding of new SQL Server technologies and how they could or will positively or negatively impact the environment.
  • Ability to work with minimal direction, yet also able to work in team environment. 

Essential Functions:
  • Maintenance of the databases including but not limited to OS installation, patch management etc.
  • Maintain existing programs based on specifications. 
  • Maintain unit tests of programs. 
  • Participate in the design of new or changing programs. 
  • Participate in functional test planning and testing for the assigned application(s), functional area(s) or project(s). 
  • Participate in problem solving and troubleshooting for the assigned application(s), functional area(s) or project(s). 
  • Share knowledge by effectively documenting work. 
  • Stay current with changes in the technical area of expertise. 
  • Maintain a thorough knowledge of the assigned application(s), functional area(s) or project(s). 
  • Work with the team to ensure the quality of the assigned application(s), functional area(s) or project(s).
  • Respond quickly and effectively to production issues and taking responsibility for seeing those issues through resolution. 
  • Perform other related duties as required and assigned.

Physical Demands:
These physical demands are representative of the physical requirements necessary for an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the described essential functions of the position.
While performing the responsibilities of the position, the employee is required to talk and hear. The employee is often required to sit and use hands and fingers, to handle or feel and to manipulate keys on a keyboard. The work is generally sedentary in nature, but may occasionally require the employee to stand, walk, reach with arms and hands, climb or balance, and to stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl. The employee is occasionally required to exert up to 10 pounds of force to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects.  The employee is required to have close visual acuity to perform activities such as: preparing and analyzing data and figures, viewing a computer terminal, and extensive reading.    Our Government partner in Midwest City, OK requires SQL database administration support to include day-to-day maintenance of SQL, SQL 2008 R2, through 2014 and Windows Operating System 2008+. The candidate will administer SQL server, queries, stored procedures, and views. 

Work Environment:
The work environment is a general office environment and the employee.  Lighting and temperature are adequate, and there are no hazardous or unpleasant conditions caused by noise, dust, etc. Work is generally performed within an office environment, with standard office equipment available. 

 
Minimum Position Requirements:
  • US Citizenship
  • Able to obtain and maintain a government clearance
  • Expertise in the use of MS Windows and Office products
  • Security+ certification
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Experience & Qualifications:
  • Active government clearance (Secret)
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent related experience
  • 5+ years experience in Microsoft Windows/SQL Server technologies
Certifications Required by Contract:
  • CompTIA Security+ certification (within 30 days of hire)
Due to the nature of the position only U.S. Citizens who are able to
obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance will be considered.
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