Job Openings Azure SQL DBA

About the job Azure SQL DBA

Gentis Solutions is seeking an Azure SQL DBA/Cloud for a full-time position with a Fortune 50 company. The ideal candidate will possess an advanced understanding of networking (subnetting, routing, VPC / VNet, network security groups, load balancing, etc.).

  • Bachelor's Degree in computer science, software engineering, or related field
  • 7+ years of successful and applicable hands-on experience in data development and principles including end-to-end design patterns
  • 7+ years proven track record of designing and delivering large-scale, high-quality operational or analytical data systems
  • 7+ years of successful and applicable experience taking a lead role in building complex data solutions that have been successfully delivered to customers
  • Any experience defining evolutionary data solutions and underlying technologies
  • Demonstrated written and oral communication skills
  • Basic understanding of network and data security architecture
  • Strong knowledge of industry trends and industry competition
  • Knowledge in a minimum of two of the following technical disciplines: data warehousing, data management, analytics development, data science, application programming interfaces (APIs), data integration, cloud, servers and storage, and database management
  • Docker, Terraform, K8s, Azure AKS, and Rancher
  • At least 5 years experience as SQL Server Database Administrator on versions 2012 through 2019
  • Microsoft Azure, GCP, Terraform, Ansible
  • Experience with Cloud Automation, orchestration, and configuration management tools
Desirable Skills
  • Understanding of networking (subnetting, routing, VPC / VNet, network security groups, load balancing, etc.)
  • Azure or GCP certifications
  • Any experience building solutions using elastic architectures (preferably Microsoft Azure and Google Cloud Platform)
  • Any experience with a variety of SQL, NoSQL, and Big Data Platforms
  • Any experience with operational data science, machine learning or artificial intelligence solutions
  • Any experience with data science solutions or platforms
Typical Duties
  • Participate in the development and communication of data strategy and roadmaps across the technology organization to support project portfolio and business strategy
  • Participate in, and drive, the development, and communication of enterprise standards for data domains and data solutions focusing on simplified integration and streamlined operational and analytical uses
  • Provide technical leadership to ensure clarity between ongoing projects
  • Drive digital innovation by leveraging innovative new technologies and approaches to renovate, extend, and transform the existing core data assets, including SQL-based, NoSQL-based, and Cloud-based data platforms
  • Define high-level migration plans to address the gaps between the current and future state
  • Present opportunities with cost/benefit analysis to leadership to shape sound architectural decisions
  • Lead the analysis of the technology environment to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvement
  • Mentor team members in data principles, patterns, processes, and practices
  • Promote the reuse of data assets, including the management of the data catalog for reference
  • Draft and review architectural diagrams, interface specifications, and other design documents
  • Must be able to perform the essential job functions of this position with or without reasonable accommodation

Package Details


  • Annual Bonus
  • Stock
  • Medical, Dental & Vision
  • 401K Matching
  • PTO and Holidays
  • Continuing Education (After 1 year)