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Sql Server Dba Resume

Odessa, TX


  • I am a dedicated and hardworking SQL Server Database Administrator with over 6 years of experience in supporting and managing database applications.
  • Successfully managed database across multiple servers in production, development, staging and testing environments.
  • Committed to ensuring complete database organization and security. Excels at database modification and improvement.
  • Possesses exceptional analytical, problem - solving, and communication skills as well as attention to detail.
  • Easy to work with as a part of a team.


  • Administer SQL SERVER 2019/2017/2016/2014/2012/2008
  • Database Installation and configurations
  • Experience in deploying SQL SERVER HADR (log shipping, always on, mirroring, failover cluster instances)
  • SDLC Migration/Upgrades/Patching
  • Backup/Restore/ Task automation
  • Performance Tuning /Troubleshooting
  • Database security



Confidential - Odessa, TX


  • Experience with designing, development, and maintenance of SQL Server environment for Corporate and Investment Banking applications on the enterprise scale
  • Installation/ configuration of SQL SERVER 2019/2017/2016/2014 2012 in both UAT/DEV/PROD servers.
  • Serve as support for database administration tasks including configuration management, backup/recovery, performance optimization, and space management
  • Perform database deployments and provide support for application releases
  • Assist developers with MS SQL Server issues and questions
  • Interface with developers, network, virtualization, storage, and systems operations teams to resolve problems with applications and database systems.
  • Design, develop, test, deploy and maintain database security and audit solutions
  • Administer and monitor 24/7 applications and systems, developing automated alerts to warn of failure
  • Plan and Lead database development, documentation and maintenance of databases including.
  • Performed Query optimization & Performance Tuning of SQL queries for maximum efficiency using SQL Profiler and Database engine tuning advisor
  • Deployed the packages on staging and production. Monitored jobs and supported Azure Data Lake production environment
  • Guided offshore team on DAX, Power BI desktop, Power BI service and Dimensional modeling
  • Provided visual/graphic analysis based on data content.
  • Involved in Security distribution project which loads securities from upstream process and send notifications to downstream process using Markit EDM objects.
  • Developed and maintained multiple Power BI dashboards/reports and content packs.
  • Developing and maintaining O&S operating procedures for the Compute infrastructure in addition to providing on-the-job training to AIT O&S Tier II personnel
  • Perform SQL administrative tasks including installing and upgrading SQL server products, creating maintenance plans, and creating database objects
  • Install, configure, and deploy MS SQL Server. Perform capacity planning, performance turning, monitoring, troubleshooting and optimization of the databases
  • Prepares users by conducting training; providing information; resolving problems
  • Designing and running system load/stress testing; escalating application problems to vendors
  • Standardize and manage Database Administrator procedures for monitoring database performance, testing, archiving, and optimizing
  • Maintenance and support of SQL server Mirroring, Log shipping, Clustering, and other methods of disaster recovery
  • Provide development and design assistance to development and other application support teams
  • Provide technical leadership to outsourced global development team thru project leadership and technical documentation and outage management
  • Establishes and builds strong working relations and partnerships with Business Units and Senior Management
  • Provides database assistance and problem support to application developers, business analysts and business users
  • Provides technical assistance and mentoring for staff for developing conceptual and logical database design and the physical database
  • Help developers improve the performance of that query by tweaking it or modifying indexes
  • Provides support in capacity planning, forecasting, and tuning. Develops performance/tuning evaluation reports.




  • Expertise experience in installing new instances of SQL Server 2008 R2, 2012 AND 2014 on Microsoft Windows Server2012 R2 and following best practices.
  • Monitored and administered SQL Instances on standalone servers and Cluster environment.
  • Highly experience on handling VLDB such ranging from 500Gb to 3T on different VMs which added up to a total of 50T both in UAT/DEV & PROD environments.
  • Installed and administered 2 Node cluster on Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2 Enterprise Edition on SAN storage.

    Strong experience in Database Optimization and Tuning, Backup/Restore, Troubleshooting, and Data Import/Export.

  • Expertise in designing and implementing the processes and standards for database systems recovery and back-up checks as well as user performance and data security.
  • Updated database systems by reviewing, planning, testing and installing database security patches and service packs.
  • Expertise in troubleshooting SQL Server Agent jobs, Error Logs, Windows Logs to resolve failure job component.
  • Extensive experience in monitoring and making recommendations for performance improvement in hosted databases, this involved index creation, index removal, index modification, file group modifications, and adding scheduled jobs to re-index and update statistics.
  • Strong experience using DMVs, DBCCs and SPs from SQL Server 2008R2 to 2014 for checking database health and performance.
  • Expertise in monitoring performance using SQL Profiler, Activity Monitor, Perfmon in order to find locking, blocking and deadlock issues.
  • Expertise in planning and managing SDLC projects such, patching, hot fixes and service pack upgrades and migrations.
  • Experienced in SQL Server Migrations of various versions. Planned/Designed and migrated 7 PROD Database servers, 6 DEV DB servers, 5 UAT DB severs from SQL SERVER 2008 to SQL SERVER 2014 used both in place and out place upgrades.
  • Experience with dealing with ITOPS change review meetings for changes to be approve for implementations on PROD environment.
  • Experienced in recovering the databases from disasters and implemented Point-In-Time Recovery solution.
  • Analyzed and defined capacity planning for maintenance of the different Database Backups and Restore scenarios
  • Experienced to work in coordination with different Teams (like Network Team, Windows Admins, Storage Admins, and other application Teams) as well with Stakeholders and customers.
  • Experienced with High Availability solution such as Always On, Cluster, Mirroring and Log Shipping.
  • Experienced in rewriting and restructuring store procedures and views with T-SQL.
  • Expertise in writing technical reports for the management and for other of Production support.
  • Provided 24x7 production support for SQL Server databases on Clustered Servers with sizes ranging from 1 to 2 Terabytes to achieve maximum performance and uptime in production environment.

Environment: MS SQL Server 2016/2014/2008 R2/2005, T-SQL, SSIS, SQL Profiler, Log Shipping, Always on, Mirroring, Clustering Windows Server 2012R2 and Windows Server 2008R2, PowerShell, MS DOS, SharePoint 2010, Oracle 10g, VMware, SolarWinds, apache, SAN

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