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SQL Database Administrator

Pasig, PH

Requisition Number: 84427 

Position Overview

A SQL Server DBA (or database administrator) manages the SQL server to successfully store, organize, and access data. SQL Server DBAs usually oversee a team of SQL developers and need to be skilled with computer programming, software engineering, and data architecture and management. SQL Server DBAs analyze an organization’s data management, input, and security needs, and help develop tools that support data access and information security.

 

What you’ll do at Insight

  • Manage the development and performance of SQL databases for web applications, businesses and organizations, and educational institutions.
  • Conducts troubleshooting and bug fixing on databases and applications, resolving issues without excessive downtime or data loss. They may need to validate data and perform extensive testing to ensure that the database systems and access programs meet the end user’s requirements. SQL Server DBAs also ensure that data is intact, correct, and accessible after a server migration or backup.
  • Gather requirements and specifications from end-users. The SQL Server DBA uses this information to design and structure data and grant access to users. Additionally, the SQL Server DBA shares these requirements with developers on their team to guide development projects and ensure that the system meets functional requirements.
  • Constantly seek out methods to better handle data and increase system efficiency. This can mean assisting developers with writing more complex and optimized queries, changing data structures, or automating tasks to decrease development time. SQL Server DBAs may also propose and develop improved methodologies and institute best practices around database security and access.

 

What you’ll need to join Insight

SQL Server DBAs should have at least 2+ years of relevant experience, a background working with SQL servers, and the following skills:

  • Data management – SQL Server DBAs need extensive familiarity with data management principles and best practices in order to properly store, migrate, and structure data for multiple applications
  • Server development and maintenance – this role also requires a strong grasp of server development and maintenance, including troubleshooting, data migration, and backup and recovery tasks
  • Problem-solving skills – SQL Server DBAs should be skilled creative and technical problem-solvers, able to isolate and resolve database issues in real-time to maintain access and data integrity
  • Software programming – while SQL Server DBAs don’t write much code, they may advise developers on operations, scripts, and triggers to improve database access, and should be familiar with one or more scripting languages
  • Communication skills – SQL Server DBAs communicate to direct their teams, gather requirements, and prepare reports related to database issues
  • Process enhancement – finally, SQL Server DBAs should be skilled at developing more efficient processes for handling and accessing data, automating recurring tasks, and performing routine maintenance

 

The position described above provides a summary of some the job duties required and what it would be like to work at Insight. For a comprehensive list of physical demands and work environment for this position, click here.

 

Today, every business is a technology business. Insight Enterprises, Inc. empowers organizations of all sizes with Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ and services to maximize the business value of IT. As a Fortune 500-ranked global provider of digital innovation, cloud/data center transformation, connected workforce, and supply chain optimization solutions and services, we help clients successfully manage their IT today while transforming for tomorrow. From IT strategy and design to implementation and management, our 11,000 teammates help clients innovate and optimize their operations to run smarter. Discover more at insight.com 

  • Founded in 1988 in Tempe, Arizona
  • 11,000+ teammates in 19 countries providing Insight Intelligent Technology Solutions™ for organizations across the globe
  • $8.3 billion in revenue in 2020
  • Ranked #409 on the Fortune 500, #15 on the CRN Solution Provider 500, 2020 CRN Innovator of the Year Award
  • 2020 Intel Innovation Partner of Year, 2020 Microsoft U.S. Partner of the Year and Worldwide Customer Experience Partner of the Year
  • Ranked #7 on the 2021 Fortune World's Most Admired Companies (Information Technology Services industry), #70 on the Fortune 100 Best Workplaces for Diversity, #296 on Forbes World's Best Employers (#27 within IT), and #5 on the Phoenix Business Journal 2020 list of Best Places to Work
  • Signatory of the United Nations (UN) Global Compact and Affiliate Member of the Responsible Business Alliance

 

Today's talent leads tomorrow's success. Learn about careers at Insight: jobs.insight.com

 

Insight is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Insight Manila Location: 10F-11F Robinsons Cyber Omega, Pearl Drive, Ortigas Center, Pasig City, Metro Manila, Philippines 1605. 


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