JR SQL DBA/Systems Administrator

Liaison International - Watertown, MA3.6

Full-time
Purpose
Liaison, named to Glassdoor’s 2017 Best Places to Work, offers the following:

A place to work with fun, smart, collaborative and driven people. Liaison is unique in that we are an established and profitable company but have that fast-paced energy and feel of a start-up. Our SaaS based admissions management software and services helps millions of students take the next step in their academic career and is utilized by over 5,000 academic programs!!

Seeking a capable, motivated and flexible IT resource who can perform dual roles of a Database and Systems administrator. If you love tackling problems head-on, enjoy coming up with creative solutions for complex problems and like keeping yourself updated with the latest trends in technology, then you’ll fit in well with our team. We run a fast-paced but casual team that operate in a supportive atmosphere.

Location: Watertown, MA

Responsibilities:
Install, Configure, upgrade MS SQL servers
Implement MS server and MS SQL DB tuning/configuration changes
Manage MS SQL Clusters
Implement server and MS SQL DB tuning/configuration changes
Backup/restore SQL databases for business continuity
Monitor system logs and identify/resolve problems proactively.
Create, maintain and update system documentation
Familiarity with Virtual Environments for server configuration (VMware vSphere)
Create, maintain and update system documentation

Required Skills:
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Minimum 2 years of experience of managing MS SQL database environments
Minimum 1 years of System Administration experience in a Windows and Linux server environment
Basic understanding of supporting VMware virtualized infrastructure
Basic understanding of supporting backend storage infrastructure (array and SAN)
Basic understanding of managing compute and storage on public cloud platforms (AWS or GCP)
Basic troubleshooting and performance monitoring skills
Willing to learn new products and solutions
Good verbal and written communication skills

Key Technical Skills:
OS: MS Windows, RHEL, CentOS

Public Cloud: AWS, GCP

Virtualization: VMware

Clustering: MS Windows Clustering, MS SQL Clustering