Sr. DBA (Sybase/Mssql) - job id 32690

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Sr. DBA (Sybase/Mssql)


Jersey City, NJ

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Maxim Nikouline


(646) 876-9538


(212) 616-4800 ext-190

A Contract position at One of the largest international banking networks with strong positions in Asia and a significant presence in the United States..

Pay Options: w2.

Contact Maxim call (646)876-9538 or email with the Job Code MN32690 or Click the Apply Now button ().

Location: Jersey City.

Skills required for the position: SYBASE, SQL, SHELL SCRIPTING.


Provide 24/7/365 primary support of all Sybase ASE, Replication Server and IQ systems.

Provide 24/7/365 primary dba support of all Microsoft SQL Server clustered and non-clustered databases.

Provide 24/7/365 primary application dba support of specific global database applications, performing application releases, app/data patching.

Participate in database development, tuning and optimization expertise to application development and support teams on an ah-hoc or continual basis.

Proactively monitor all database systems utilizing vendor supplied and BNP Paribas standard tools.

Maintain complete inventory, configuration and documentation of deployed systems.

Engineer high availability Database Systems based on Sybase and SQL Server.

Remediate database security baselines, policies, standard procedures and best practices.

Work within the project management framework defined for IT I&P North America.

Cross train members of the Database team in all responsibilities and maintain a daily and weekly rotation schedule for these.

Liaise with application and business clients to gather requirements, design and deploy standard systems which clearly differentiate between production, development, UAT, and DR.

Identify operational and infrastructure risks within the environment and work with the application development team and CIB business to make corrections and mitigate risks.

Ensure that all systems are backed up and m

Development/Computing Environment: POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

Expert knowledge of Sybase, Sql database concepts, development and administration with Five years+ as Sybase/Sql DBA in a production environment.

Sybase, Sql Development and/or Application DBA experience, strong Sql, T-Sql, RDMS knowledge. Well - rounded system dba and application dba skills a must.

Expertise in Sybase ASE, Replication, IQ, SQL/SSIA/SSAS, mirroring administration and troubleshooting

Must have extensive and proven troubleshooting, recovery, db and app optimization & administration experience in large and mission critical enterprise environments (50+ managed servers).

Strong Unix, Windows experience (sysadmin/power-user level reqd.), Programming & Shell scripting skills, Perl.

Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related area preferred

Seven years+ Sybase experience a must

Five years+ Sql experience a plus

Financial Industry experience a must

Ability to interface with users at all levels of the organization and good end-user support skills.

Must be well-organized, responsible, work effectively as a technical lead in a project management framework, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and able to multitask in a dynamic trading environment.

Ability to perform 7 x 24 hour support on a rotation basis and wear a pager and/or blackberry device.


The position offers competitive rate.

Job Id: 32690