Senior DBA with SQL Server

Zipdev is looking to add a Senior DBA with SQL Server from LatAM to its remote team of international developers. The client offers best-in-class secure, scalable, cloud-based Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) solutions. Our solutions are advancing electronic disease surveillance, contact tracing, laboratory testing, and reporting.

Our Engage, Connect, Validate, Operate™ methodology and technical services are unparalleled and grounded in decades of experience advancing public health data integration.

Responsibilities:

  • Install and maintain database server and related application tools
  • Plan for and allocate database system resource requirements
  • Manage database user access and security
  • Ensure compliance with database vendor license agreements
  • Create backup and recovery strategy; perform regular DR testing Create queries for reporting and analysis as needed
  • Monitor and optimize DB performance
  • Database backups and restoration as needed
  • Generate database documentation, relational diagrams, data dictionaries, etc

Requirements

  • A bachelor’s or master’s degree in computer science, IT, software engineering, or equivalent work experience 
  • A minimum of 8 years’ experience with large scale software database projects and processes   
  • Experience in SQL Server stored procedures, SQL, data replication and SSIS 
  • Experience with the development of dynamic sql, loop processing and cross-server database considerations 
  • Experience with SQL performance tuning 
  • Experience with data analysis and root cause identification 
  • Strong knowledge of computer systems, operating systems, system security, database management and web platforms  
  • Experience with database migrations including client to private cloud for MSSQL Server and POSTgres 
  • Working AWS experience with SQL databases running on EC2 and RDS 
  • Provide accurate and timely work estimates 
  • Time management and teamwork skills  
  • Excellent communication skills and the ability to explain technical information in layman’s terms. 
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to multi-task  

Benefits

  • Work remotely Monday – Friday, 40 hours a week (no weekends)
  • Vacation: 10 business days a year
  • Holidays: 5 National Holidays a year
  • Company Holidays: 5 Company Holidays a year (Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, New Year’s Eve, New Year’s Day, Zipdev Day)
  • Parental Leave
  • Health Care Reimbursement
  • Active Lifestyle Reimbursement
  • Quarterly Home Office Reimbursement
  • Payroll Deduction Purchase Plans
  • Longevity Bonus
  • Continuous Learning Bonus
  • Access to Training and Professional Development Platforms
  • Did we mention it’s REMOTE?!!