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Sr. SQL Server DBA

Seattle, Washington
Job Type
4 Aug 2022
The Database Administrator will work as a part of a team that is responsible for administering, supporting and assisting in the implementation of new and existing SQL systems, data conversions, and data migrations. In this role, you will also be responsible for transact SQL review, database change deployments, and system monitoring of existing systems while assisting in the migration to new systems. Your day will be inclusive of day-to-day administration, performance tuning, and maintenance supporting several core systems. The Database Administrator will also be responsible for reviewing maintenance plans, ensure 100% of databases are backed up, respond to failures, write and test disaster recovery plans.

This role will be fully remote. There will be evening work required, so candidates will preferably reside within Mountain/Pacific/Hawaii-Aleutian time zones.

  • Ensure system availability, recovery
  • Execute performance tuning, backup, and restoration of databases
  • Provide daily management of Microsoft SQL Server infrastructure and assure service availability
  • Maintain all databases including Development, QA, and Production environments
  • Work with business users, developers, and infrastructure teams to ensure quality products
  • Responsible for documenting all database maintenance procedures
  • Maintain policies and procedures to ensure regulatory compliance
  • Keep SQL servers up to date with necessary patches
  • Release application database changes to production environments
  • Perform server migration/upgrade activities
  • Perform other duties as assigned

  • 5+ years experience in database administration of SQL Server database environments.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server 2014/2016+
  • Thorough understanding of Relational Databases, T-SQL Scripting, Database Normalization best practices, database technologies, and concepts
  • Database Design in a Software Development Environment as a contributor
  • Experience with Team Foundation Server, Visual Studio Team Server, and/or Azure DevOps
  • Proficient with SQL Development - ability to write and troubleshoot SQL Code and design (stored procedures, functions, tables, views, triggers, indexes, constraints)
  • Experience troubleshooting and resolving database integrity and performance issues
  • Experience with Performance Tuning and Query Optimization

Bonus Points:
  • Experience in Microsoft SQL Server Replication
  • Experience with Microsoft Azure SQL Database
  • Experience with SSRS, SSIS or SSAS
  • Experience in implementing operational automation
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent experience

About CorVel

CorVel, a certified Great Place to Work Company, is a national provider of industry-leading risk management solutions for the workers compensation, auto, health and disability management industries. CorVel was founded in 1987 and has been publically traded on the NASDAQ stock exchange since 1991. Our continual investment in human capital and technology enable us to deliver the most innovative and integrated solutions to our clients. We are a stable and growing company with a strong, supportive culture and plenty of career advancement opportunities. Over 4,000 people working across the United States embrace our core values of Accountability, Commitment, Excellence, Integrity and Teamwork (ACE-IT!).

A comprehensive benefits package is available for full-time regular employees and includes Medical (HDHP) w/Pharmacy, Dental, Vision, Long Term Disability, Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Account Options, Life Insurance, Accident Insurance, Critical Illness Insurance, Pre-paid Legal Insurance, Parking and Transit FSA accounts, 401K, ROTH 401K, and paid time off.

CorVel is an Equal Opportunity Employer, drug free workplace, and complies with ADA regulations as applicable.

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  • Job Reference: 677705405-2
  • Date Posted: 4 August 2022
  • Recruiter: CorVel
  • Location: Seattle, Washington
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent