Overview Our client is looking for a skilled resource to perform Linux system administration support and database administration (DBA) within their company. The DBA will support programming teams developing customer business applications, perform architectural design and specifications on new client projects, and provide legacy troubleshooting and support of existing applications. The DBA will work within MySQL, MS-SQL Server, and PostGREs environments and should have a deep understanding of these environments including database structures in general. Typical tasks will include creating specialized views, indexing for DB optimization, and schema design modifications to permit new requested functions. Responsibilities Deploy, configure, and administer dedicated and virtual-private-server environments (Linode, Amazon, Rackspace, etc.) Troubleshoot performance and configuration issues on all servers Perform operating system upgrades and security patches Provide technical support to internal development teams Perform periodic server maintenance to ensure high customer satisfaction Install SSL Certificates Manage DNS Manage User accounts for front and backend access to web servers. DBA Createdesign new database schemas for new client projects Support legacy database applications with support of updates and new customer requested functionality. Interface with 3rd-party applicationsdatabases to create new data views with existing data Support internal programming teams by providing data model (e.g. back-end) support to lsquofront-endrsquo development objectives. Ensure effective flow of communication between the DBA team, internal developers, customers, and management. Reviews and corrects programs Answers internal and customer user questions Ideal Candidate Qualifications BSBA in Computer Science or other IT related degree Experience with Linux Systems Administration (required) Experience with PHP programming language including major development frameworks (Symfony2, CodeIgniter) Experience with software version control (GIT) Ability to create scripts for routine database tasks and maintenance Experience with SQL query profilers, performance monitoring and query plan assessments, triggers, stored procedures and functions Security requirements for databases, developing, documenting, and implementing backup and recovery procedures Experience with configuration, management related to the operation of complex relational databases Experience with standard diagramming techniques to design and develop data models Understanding of full life-cycle development processes appropriate for large, mission critical applications Willingness to take on new challenges and environments Understanding and ability to work under established configuration management practices and policies Demonstrated ability to effectively plan workload and meet established deadlines. Good interpersonal and problem-solving skills Our client is an equal opportunity employer that is dedicated to build a diverse environment. All suitable applicants will receive due consideration for employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. VoiceGlance is an innovative workforce solution, connecting human potential to the power of business. VoiceGlance serves both large and small organizations across all industry sectors. Given the unpredictable nature of hiring and the rise of web-based applicant tracking systems, job aggregation sites and social networks, we set out to develop a unified and streamlined recruiting platform to identify, recruit and hire your most critical asset mdash high caliber contingent staff. Visit voiceglance.com for more information. CONFIDENTIALITY We appreciate all expressions of interest, however, as a practical matter, only select candidates whose backgrounds best match our client's requirements will be contacted. All resumes are retained and treated confidentially for consideration against future opportunities.