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Database Administrator I at VectorUSA in Torrance, California

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Type: Full Time

Job Description:


Are you a dynamic database administrator passionate about technology who is looking to take the next step in your career? Come join VectorUSA s growing technical team as a SQL Database Administrator (Database Administrator I). You will be responsible for supporting customer s accounts, ensuring the stability of the SQL server and clustered environments. You will troubleshoot issues as they arise, as well make recommendations that will reduce incident occurrence and meet the client s business needs. You should be someone who enjoys and can assist with the planning of SQL Database(s) and Database clusters. This is a team environment with shared responsibility and you must be able to work a flexible schedule when needed to cover specific Accounts, scheduling requirements or projects.

THE SKILLS YOU WILL GAIN : * Experience within the DBA / SQL field

* The opportunity to learn and collaborate with an advanced team of solution architects and pre-sales engineers along with technical delivery architects & engineers

* Learn the major product lines that VectorUSA and how that technology performs for customers

* Experience and professional level certifications with top manufacturing partners

* Build credibility and strengthen relationships with manufacturer partner teams

* Gain insights into industry, technology, and customer trends

HOW FAR YOU CAN GO: * Opportunity to take on leadership roles & responsibilities within a fast-growing organization

* Advancement via education and certification tracts!!!

* Learn from experienced DBA s, working side by side to develop your skills.

WHAT YOUR TYPICAL DAY WILL BE: * Provide tier one support for the Database Administration team

* Install, configure, troubleshoot and SQL databases, as well as cluster technologies

* Perform capacity planning and monitor database usage

* Accurately document procedures, configurations, trouble descriptions and problem resolution

* Work with and provide support to developers to implement solutions as needed, release code, and creatively solve problems

* Participate in incident management and problem resolutions in a timely fashion, escalate issues as needed

* Document all work actions as required by VectorUSA and clients in accordance with standard policies and procedures

* Work with VectorUSA, client and third-party technical and service teams to maintain, troubleshoot and connect technical issues

* Perform advanced systems testing and operational tasks for a wide variety of systems

* Support multiple systems in 24 x 7 environment operational environments with high uptime requirements. Varied shift schedules may include day, night and weekend hours.

* Other duties as assigned

WHAT YOU BRING TO THE TABLE: * A minimum of two (2) years of full-time experience with SQL Database(s) and Database clusters.

* MCSA SQL certification required

* Foundational knowledge of Microsoft Operating systems and Microsoft SQL.

* Knowledge of Virtual Environments.

* Ability to work in a self-directed manner on multiple tasks or projects, with excellent organizational and time-management skills

* High level of professionalism, particularly working with and assisting clients with technical questions and issues

* Ability to produce and maintain documentation of information security systems using a variety of tools (i.e. Microsoft Word, Microsoft Visio, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft SharePoint, etc.)

* Ability to travel up to 10%, when needed.

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: * Power shell familiarity

* Certification and/or experience working in an ITIL or IT Service Management environment preferred

* Knowledge of indexes as related to SQL