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Company: Applied Information Sciences
Location: Chevy Chase
Posted on: October 14, 2021

Job Description:

As a Sr. SQL DBA you will be responsible for triaging and optimizing application and platform related performance issues. The candidate will also be responsible for ensuring database systems and services are certified for operational readiness (desired state configuration, security, health, and performance). Candidate must be able to lead performance monitoring and tuning of assigned projects and communicate with other teams for identifying root cause of all database related issues. Proactively support ongoing maintenance, backup/ recovery, security, auditing, and production support. The candidate must be a subject matter expert on SQL and must able to lead applications and projects independently. 

What You'll Be Doing

Location and Travel Details

This is a remote position with occasional travel once COVID restrictions are lifted.

Security Clearance and Citizenship Requirements

This position does not require a clearance. 

Profile of Success

  • Strong DBA skills coupled with SQL Dev experience
  • Must be willing to do SQL DBA work such as stored procedure improvements
  • Working with SQL Xquery
  • Index reviews and other optimizations, SQL query performance
  • SQL Code reviews and best practice
  • SQL jobs and SSIS/SSRS ( basic knowledge is fine)
  • Familiar with System DBA tools , isolation level , deadlocks avoidance

Desirable Skills

  • Knowledge of Duckcreek system and/or C# .NET is preferred but not necessary

About AIS

AIS, Dedicated to Our People


AIS employees can spend their entire career at AIS doing challenging, rewarding work and reach their desired level of achievement and responsibility. We offer the opportunity to move up, without the obligation to move out of a position where one excels. We are committed to our employee's success; however, they define it.


It's our dedication to our employees that inspired our leadership to invest in our future and become partially employee-owned through an Employee Stock Ownership Program (ESOP).


Our employees are our greatest strength, and we do all that we can to serve them. We invest in technology as early adopters, allowing us to create transformative and innovative solutions for our customers while exposing our team to cutting edge technology.


We hire outstanding individuals who are committed to curiosity, passionate about emerging technology, and who are excited to find innovative solutions for the biggest tech challenges facing international brands and government agencies today.


We Invest in Individuals Committed to Innovation


AIS is seeking professionals of a certain character and level of excellence. People that we can learn from and that we can help grow to achieve their personal career goals.


We are looking for:

  • Smart people with a passion for technology
  • Strong technical capabilities with a consultancy mindset
  • Close involvement with local technical communities
  • A willingness to think outside of the box to provide innovative solutions to clients
  • Ability to solve challenging technical business problems
  • Self-directed professionals

Our Core Values

  • Client Success
  • Continued Learning and Technical Excellence
  • Strong Client Relationships
  • Citizenship and Community

EEO Statement

Applied Information Sciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, religion, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis covered by law. Employment decisions are based solely on qualifications merit, and business need.

Keywords: Applied Information Sciences, Washington DC , Sr. SQL DBA, Other , Chevy Chase, DC

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