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Senior SQL Server Database Administrator

Ref: BROADBEAN_776421591770501

on 10 June 2020
Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Contract Type

One of our premium government client based in Canberra is looking for one full time & one part time highly experienced and committed Senior SQL Server Database Administrator for a contract for initial 9 month, with extension options. The successful candidate will be expected to assit the team to:

  • Develop, implement and review database related infrastructure, processes and procedures.
  • Provide technical support and advice to application developers in relation to the database environment.
  • Perform problem analysis and rectification in response to system outages and issues.
  • Performance monitoring and provide necessary assistance to Developers to solve performance issues
  • Database admin, performance monitoring in Cloud environment (AWS, Azure)
  • Lead motivate and mentor junior staff.

The Succesful candidate will have experience with:

  • Demonstrated extensive experience and a high technical skill level as a Database Administrator of Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Demonstrated highly developed interpersonal skills including the ability to liaise and negotiate with business and technical staff.
  • Demonstrated experience in analysing and solving SQL Server service incidents and outages.
  • Demonstrated experience in analysing performance issues to determine cause and proposing and implementing solutions.

Desirable criteria

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with Public cloud PaaS SQL offerings and Data analytics /data Science related services is desirable.

How to apply

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Please note: Only Australian Citizen who is currently holding Negative Vetting Level 1 Sercurity Clearance will be considered for this role.

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Modis is a national professional services company with global capability. Our committed and talented professionals have delivered world class IT and business consulting services across a wide range of industries. As a member of global professional services group Adecco, we offer world-class employment opportunities.

Modis is committed to all forms of workforce diversity and we invite and encourage applications from women and indigenous Australians

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