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The role is available in Adelaide and Canberra
Working in a team of the successful candidate will be responsible for building and supporting SQL Server instances for their respective environments and the databases running within them.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Plans and Leads database development and maintenance of complex databases including: design database environments and databases design, develop, modify, test, release/deploy and maintain database objects design, develop, modify, test, release/deploy and maintain database security and audit solutions design, develop, modify, test, release/deploy and maintain database recovery solutions execute database and data recovery DBMS SW implementation, upgrade, patching Utilising and enhancing best practices to develop work plans, checklists and defined processes. Proactively supports application teams. Provides advice on complex application data issues. Ensures database support documentation is developed and maintained. Designs database monitoring solutions and assists others in monitoring and proactively anticipating or identifying issues. Takes ownership of highly complex or critical database incidents and problems and provides resolutions in a timely manner. Engages SMEs or vendors to provide assistance to resolve more complex incidents as required. Provides time / resource estimates for assigned tasks
SELECTION CRITERIA :
Essential Skill/Experience Requirements Minimum of 5 years DBA experience in SQL Server environments Wintel System knowledge SQL Server System performance tuning & recovery experience Strong SQL Server diagnostics and debugging skills SQL Server 2008 and 2012 experience Windows Cluster and SQL Server AlwaysOn experience Strong communication and customer facing skills Ability to work without supervision Ability to work effectively in a team and with clients
Desired Skill/Experience Requirement Detailed knowledge of SQL Server toolsets Vendor Certification Version migration Experience with other DBMS (ie Oracle, PostgreSQL, DB2 LUW.)
Other Requirements Team spirit A 'can do' attitude Methodical and structured approach to tasks Maintains high quality supporting documentation
Due to Federal Government client requirements, it is mandatory that applicants are Australian Citizens and be eligible to gain a Baseline Security Clearance which requires working and living history up to 10 years.