Database Administrator Specialist

WONESE - Reston, VA

30+ days agoContract

L1 Production Support DBA: Core Skills - Sybase / MSSQL


  • 4+ years of related experience, including hands-on production support
  • Provide production support for medium and highly complex database and applications
  • Trouble-shooting production incidents requiring detailed analysis of issues on Autosys batch jobs and databases.
  • Create, investigate, and track solutions to database errors reported
  • Escalate unresolved issues to L2 team and Primary DBA’s
  • Support application releases requiring execution of Autosys jobs, Unix and database script execution as well as interfacing with business team/s
  • Update user documentation and conducting training
  • May mentor or guide work of less experienced support personnel
  • Experience in a fast-paced production environment and the ability to handle multiple, simultaneous problems with changing priorities
  • Work in a team environment supporting a 24x7x365
  • Need to work at Client Location / Carry a cell phone during Shift hours (Evening, Night and Weekend)

Core Key Skills:

  • Very strong *Hands ON* experience in DB Platforms - Sybase/MSSQL
  • Knowledge of UNIX, ETL, Sybase, MSSQL Platforms
  • 4+ years of understanding RDBMS and UNIX/Linux
  • In depth understanding of object-oriented methodology, data structures and design patterns
  • Pre-Implementation Production Support Analysis
  • High Level (4+ years) Unix expertise - navigation, scripting, command level
  • Will also support other Key Platforms using SOP Documents - Actian/Paraccel-Matrix, Hadoop Hortonworks 2.5.3, MongoDB 3.4.2 & ETL (Datastage, Informatica & CDC)
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Ability to troubleshoot complex issues
  • Service Now or other ticketing system (ticket life cycle)
  • Autosys or other job scheduling system (Debugging failed job)
  • Support Infrastructure, Database and Application releases
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Can design, develop, implement and maintain database systems to support business needs

Experience In:

  • Database creation and maintenance
  • Database testing
  • Problem resolution
  • Management of database integration activities.
  • Expertise as database engineer/administrator for any of the relational database management systems:
  • Sybase
  • MySQL

For complete project details please call at 201-242-5505, extn: 403

Job Type: Contract


  • DBA: 5 years (Required)
  • MSSQL: 5 years (Required)
  • Sybase: 5 years (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)