Senior Information Systems Specialist in Columbia, MD at nTech Workforce

Date Posted: 9/12/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Project Duration

  • Contract, 6 Months
  • Facilitates testing, monitoring and maintenance of systems in development, production and other environments of moderate complexity.
  • Understands and supports full solution development lifecycle of planning, analysis, design, testing, implementation, maintenance, and decommissioning.
  • Utilizes monitoring tools to ensure health and integrity of enterprise systems.
  • Reviews and interprets daily system related statistics, events, errors and other data to anticipate and take action to address any/all issues which could lead to system outages.
  • Deploys, patches, upgrades, and troubleshoots software and database platforms of a moderate complexity.
  • Coordinates with stakeholders to ensure the platform is meetings current needs.
  • Authors supporting documentation that includes architecture, configuration, security, maintenance, troubleshooting, and backup details.
  • Employs proper use of change control and client communication to make changes.
  • Perform root cause analysis of issues while ensuring consistency, accuracy and relevance of information and insights.
  • Develop reports and conduct presentations to help stakeholders understand findings.
  • Identify opportunities to capture and/or report new data to enhance analytic capabilities.
  • Acts as a team member on team projects.
  • Provides documentation and metrics as required to fulfill team project goals.
  • Conducts routine analysis of project requirements including scheduling, estimating costs, estimating level-of-effort and de-confliction of project goals with other ongoing efforts.
  • Produces project timelines with clearly indicates milestones and goals.
  • Pursues the resolution of issues of high complexity, including both systems and networks of systems.
  • Works independently to analyze problems and develop solutions.
  • As necessary solicits and considers input from peers, experts, management, and vendors to form action plans.
  • Collects and analyzes the necessary logs and other supporting data.
Required Skills
  • At least 5 years of SQL Server experience either as a database administrator (DBA), SQL Server Administrator (SA) or database developer.
  • Demonstrate strong working knowledge of the Transact SQL (TSQL) programming language.
  • Experience with client-server computing and relational database environments.
  • Knowledge of reporting tools and query tools.
  • Strong understanding of database structures, theories, principles, and practices.
  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with all audiences, organized thinking and ability to plan, execute, balance and communicate status for short and long-term tasks, projects and objectives
nTech is an equal opportunity employer. All offers of employment are contingent upon pre-employment drug and background screenings. Only candidates who meet all of the above client requirements will be contacted by a recruiter