20 days old

Microsoft SQL Database Administrator

Seattle, WA 98104
Job Description: At Perkins Coie, we look for individuals that are self-motivated, dedicated to providing value and superior services and, above all, people who have a high degree of integrity and enthusiasm for their work. Weve created a company culture that is based on collaboration, devotion to serving our clients, and mutual respect. Perkins Coie is committed to advancing diversity and inclusion both within the firm and throughout our collective communities. Work for one of the 100 Best Workplaces in America, get great health insurance, tuition reimbursement, your birthday off, and paid sabbaticals. GENERAL PURPOSE The Database Administrator is an integral member of the Enterprise Data Operations Team. They are responsible for the implementation, configuration, and maintenance of mission-critical SQL Server databases. They ensure the availability and consistent performance of various applications. They work with software developers to design databases both on-premises and in the cloud. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS These essential functions are primary job duties that incumbents must be able to perform unassisted or with some reasonable accommodation. Create and manage SQL Server databases. Install, configure, and maintain database servers and processes. Monitor the health and performance of database servers. Ensure high levels of performance, availability, recoverability, and security. Analyze, diagnose, and correct performance issues and server faults. Design, implement, and maintain T-SQL Scripts for processing data. Design, implement, and maintain Integration Services (SSIS) Packages as needed to move and process data between systems. Refine and automate regular processes, track issues, and document changes. Assist software engineers with query tuning and schema refinement. Perform routine maintenance. Support release deployment activities, server updates, and application updates during change-management windows after hours. Perform other duties as assigned. SPECIFIC SKILLS REQUIRED Advanced working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server installation and configuration. Adept at writing and deploying stored procedures and SSIS Packages. Possess critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Strong oral and written communication skills. Working knowledge of SQL Server security. Ability to model and describe abstract systems. Ability to develop effective working relationships across a diverse customer base. Self-starter possessing strong time management skills, attention to detail, and a commitment to quality and operational excellence. SPECIFIC SKILLS PREFERRED Related Microsoft certifications. Ability to install, configure, and maintain SQL Server Reporting Services. Ability to install, configure, and maintain SQL Server Analysis Services. Ability to write programming code using a scripting language (e.g., PowerShell). EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE 2 years of experience as a SQL Server Database Administrator or similar role. 2 years of experience with performance tuning and optimizing SQL Server databases. 2 years of experience working with Windows server, including Active Directory.
Posted: 2022-04-26 Expires: 2022-05-26

Perkins Coie understands your career is about choices, not trade-offs. Named one of the country's "100 Best Places to Work For" by FORTUNE magazine for 13 consecutive years, we provide an exceptional foundation on which to continue or expand your practice. During the past three years, we have hired more than 200 lateral attorneys firmwide at all experience levels. Our attorneys have broad and diverse backgrounds both within and outside the practice of law. By focusing on outstanding client service, superior legal work and generous pro bono and community involvement opportunities, we're dedicated to providing an atmosphere that encourages you to pursue your definition of success--both inside and outside the office.

Latest Legal News

Before you go...

Our free job seeker tools include alerts for new jobs, saving your favorites, optimized job matching, and more! Just enter your email below.

Share this job:

Microsoft SQL Database Administrator

Perkins Coie LLP
Seattle, WA 98104

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Powered ByCareerCast