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SQL Database Administrator, Senior

Company: Sentinel Offender Services
Location: Grand Rapids
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

As a Senior SQL Database Administrator, you will be responsible for the daily operation of our database systems. The role is influential in bringing forward great ideas and advancing the Database Platforms. You will install, configure, and maintain Microsoft SQL Server database systems. There is also a heavy focus on automation and PowerShell as well as the opportunity to work with other database professionals and support a variety of Microsoft SQL Server technologies, including SQL Server Reporting Services in a virtualized Microsoft Windows Server environment.This is a contract to hire or direct hire opportunity that will require you to be onsite in Grand Rapids.

Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or equivalent experience is requiredProficient in documenting technical processes and procedures8+ years of proven track record in database administration, including mastery of Microsoft SQL Server, SQL, ETL processes and tools, stored procedures and functionsWorking knowledge of MS AzureAdvanced skills in managing MS SQL Server instances used with SSIS, SSAS, and SSRSExperience or background in Progress and relational database structure would be beneficial Proven experience with scripting languages including T-SQL and PowerShell, query and index tuning, relational database security design concepts, reporting systems, and data modelingAct as a reference point for others on database schema design, SQL coding, and related toolsAbility to recommend technical processes, explain technical procedures, and negotiate a resolution of work issuesProven ability to work independently to coordinate and solve moderately complex technical data management issuesThe candidate must have a car, as this position requires travel between location and the transportation of equipment A valid driver's license and proof of vehicle insurance will be requiredLegally authorized to work in the US without sponsorshipMust demonstrate a "can-do" attitudeWe focus on candidates that display our "ACE" factor - Attitude, Compassion, and Enthusiasm to deliver quality solutions with exceptional customer service.

MOTIVATED---..make IT happen!Sentinel Technologies, Inc. has been rated a top workplace every year since 2012!About Us: Sentinel delivers solutions that can efficiently address a range of IT needs - from security, to communications, to systems & networks, to software applications, to cloud and managed services; all of which include our staffing solutions for our clients. Since 1982, Sentinel has grown from providing technology maintenance services to our current standing as one of the leading IT services and solutions provider in the US. We have aligned with many of today's global technology leaders including Cisco, Dell, VMware and Microsoft. Sentinel services customers both nationally and internationally with primary support operating centers in Downers Grove (HQ), Chicago, and Springfield, IL; Phoenix, AZ.; Detroit, Lansing, and Grand Rapids, MI; Milwaukee, WI; Denver, CO; and Fort Lauderdale, FL. If you are MOTIVATED--- you can make IT happen at Sentinel. Our commitment to our employees is to create a work environment that encourages creativity, an entrepreneurial spirit, fosters growth through certification and hands-on training, and values a team-oriented culture with rewards based on impact! If you share our passion about what technology can do and want to be part of a top workplace environment - we'd like to have you join our team. Learn more at As part of Sentinel's employment process, candidates will be required to complete a background check. Only those who meet the minimum requirements will be contacted. No phone calls please.Sentinel is proud to be an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, genetics, disability, pregnancy, veteran status or any other basis protected by law.If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance in applying for a position, please contact

Keywords: Sentinel Offender Services, Grand Rapids , SQL Database Administrator, Senior, Other , Grand Rapids, Michigan

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