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Sql Database Administrator Resume

Richmond, VA


  • 5 years of experience in Microsoft SQL including 2014/2012/2008/2008 R2, SSIS, SSAS, and SSRS enterprise editions and exposure to 2016.
  • Involvement through the phases of software development life cycle (SDLC) including Requirement Gathering, Analysis, Design, Development, testing, and Post - Production Support.
  • Experience in planning, installing, configuring, and managing of SQL 2014/2012 and 2008 R2 server.
  • Working with system and user defined databases, database files, and file groups.
  • Skill in designing, creating, configuring, monitoring, upgrading, and supporting databases.
  • Experience in planning, Implementing, and administering HA/DR solutions like log shipping, Mirroring, Replication, Clustering, and Always on Availability group.
  • Proficiency on performance monitoring using SQL server profiler, performance monitor, activity monitor, extended events, Database engine tuning advisor (DTA), and Server side traces.
  • Experience in migrating, copying, detaching and attaching, Backing up, and restoring databases.
  • Knowledge on capacity planning and storage management, expanding, and shrinking databases.
  • Skill on creating database objects like views, indexes, stored procedures, functions, and triggers.
  • Extensive experience creating user and groups’ logins, granting necessary permissions, and monitor activities enforcing security policy.
  • Setting up, Scheduling and maintenance plans, jobs, notifications, and alerts.
  • Creating and configuring and managing partially contained databases, and database snapshots.
  • Monitoring, Rebuilding and reorganizing indexes at regular intervals for better performance.
  • Strong understanding in performance tuning, query optimization, and resolving database performance issues including blocking, deadlocking, and index fragmentation.
  • Proficient in Creating, implementing, and deploying SSIS packages.
  • Skilled in database encryption and column level encryption.
  • Implementing, managing and troubleshooting SQL server security, and audit.
  • Troubleshooting SQL server by Reading and analyzing event viewer and SQL server error logs.


Confidential, Richmond VA

SQL database administrator

  • Designed and normalized relational database models.
  • Performed side by side migration from 2008 R2 to 2014 enterprise edition.
  • Created tables, views, triggers, functions, and Stored Procedures SQL Server 2014 and 2008/R2.
  • Implemented Always ON for High availability on SQL Server 2014/2012.
  • Applied transparent data encryption (TDE) to secure databases and backup file .
  • Provide analysis and recommendations for setting up a Backup and Recovery Strategy for SQL Servers.
  • Performed full, differential, and transaction log backups.
  • Used DBCC commands to check physical and logical consistency of databases.
  • Used SQL Agent to setup and automate internal processing tasks and backup tasks as well as setting up alerts to monitor the server and database health.
  • Created clustered and non-clustered indexes to improve query performance.
  • Recommended performance improvement involving index creation, index removal, and index modification .
  • Tuned slow running queries using server side traces and SQL server profiler.
  • Performed troubleshooting using activity monitor, dmv, dmf, profiler, and performance monitor.
  • Created and deployed SQL Server Integration Service (SSIS) for ETL processes.
  • Created auditing logs user actions at the instance and database level, to monitor elevated privilege users developers, DBA, and connection attempts.
  • Meet the established SLA ( system Level Agreement) with the management.

Confidential, Baltimore, MD

SQL database administrator

  • Installed SQL Server 2014/2012 enterprise edition instance Database engine, SSIS, SSAS, and SSRS.
  • Created synchronized mirroring and configured to automatic failover.
  • Implemented and tested the point in time recovery of the production databases.
  • Performed database and log backups and restoration, backup strategies, and scheduling backups.
  • Backing up system databases and restoring them when necessary.
  • Performed in routine database maintenance activities i.e. monitoring of jobs, and performance tuning.
  • Created roles and managed user permissions thru adding users, logins, and groups to the databases, and granting/revoking permissions on database objects.
  • Implemented Replication models such as Snapshot, Transactional, and Merge.
  • Configuring and Managing transactional replication in OLTP environments.
  • Managed tables which have frequent inserted, deleted and updated transactions to improve performance.
  • Troubleshooting deadlocks and blocking issues.
  • Audited database for users’ transaction, login and database action.
  • Configured memory, monitored disk usage, and memory usage of servers.
  • Created always on for the production databases.

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