Database & Middleware Engineer

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • India

Website CosMicIT CosMic IT

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Hello Everyone,

We at #CosMicIT are looking for a #Database & Middleware Engineer

Locations: India ( Remote )

IT Experience (in years): 8 or + more Years 

Job Description :

Must have Skills:

  • Proficient in managing, configuring, and optimizing Microsoft SQL Server and databases.
  • Extensive experience with SQL Server versions, starting with 2012 until the most recent ones, including administration, management, migration, patching and upgrades.
  • In-depth knowledge of SQL Server architecture, replication, and high availability solutions.
  • Proven ability to identify and resolve performance bottlenecks in SQL Server databases.
  • Experience in query optimization, index tuning, and database design for optimal performance.
  • Ability to work with backup team, to implement and manage robust backup and recovery strategies.
  • Hands-on experience with SQL Server backup tools and point-in-time recovery.
  • Strong understanding of database security principles and best practices.
  • Knowledge of regulatory compliance standards related to data management.
  • Proficient in diagnosing and resolving database-related issues.
  • Ability to conduct root cause analysis and implement corrective actions.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work under pressure.

Nice to have skills:

  • Relevant certifications would be a plus.
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Azure SQL Database or other cloud-based database services.
  • Knowledge of scripting languages (e.g., PowerShell) for automation of routine tasks.
  • Experience with configuration management tools for database automation.
  • Understanding of data warehousing concepts and experience in working with large datasets.
  • SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and Analysis Services (SSAS):
  • Familiarity with SSRS for report generation and SSAS for multidimensional data analysis.
  • Experience in designing and implementing disaster recovery plans for SQL Server databases.
  • Ability to think proactively and contribute with innovative suggestions for enhancing efficiency and reliability.
  • Ability to conduct effective capacity analysis and planning, ensuring optimal performance and scalability of the SQL infrastructure.

Key activities & role during transition:

  • Get to know and evaluate the existing SQL Server environment, identify areas for improvement and optimization, review current documentation, and update it accordingly to new findings.
  • Collaborate with the current team to ensure a smooth transition.
  • Document existing database configurations, procedures, and troubleshooting processes.
  • Work closely with other IT teams to understand dependencies and integration points.
  • Update and maintain comprehensive documentation for the SQL Server environment.
  • Ensure that all environment, processes, and procedures are accurately documented.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure a smooth transition.

Key tasks and responsibilities for regular operations:

  • Perform day-to-day management of the SQL environment, perform routine maintenance tasks, including backups, index maintenance, and statistics updates.
  • Perform SQL Servers, deployment, database deployment and databases upgrades and migrations.
  • Deploy new SQL Servers, being them standalone or featuring high availability or replication mechanisms.
  • Implement monitoring solutions to proactively identify issues and bottlenecks.
  • Respond to alerts promptly and take corrective actions.
  • Enforce database security policies and access controls.
  • Regularly audit database security and implement necessary adjustments.
  • Continuously monitor and optimize database performance.
  • Collaborate with application developers to improve query efficiency.
  • Conduct regular backup tests to ensure data recoverability.
  • Respond to and resolve database-related incidents in a timely manner.
  • Document incident details and implement preventive measures.
  • Monitor database growth trends and plan for capacity upgrades as needed.
  • Collaborate with infrastructure teams for resource allocation.
  • Stay informed about SQL Server updates and security patches.
  • Plan and execute patching activities in coordination with IT policies.

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Any references would also be accepted.


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