Client has a rich and rapidly growing client base and has been located in Santa Cruz since 1992. Lately, they are experiencing high amount of growth. CLIENT's product is a command-and-control database front-end used by small- to medium-sized law enforcement, hospitals, casinos, universities and private security operations. The work is often high-pressure and mission-critical.
Client is looking for a part-time SQL Server DBA to assist engineering and support team. The work load will be around 10~20 hours per month. A substantial portion of this can be performed after hours and on weekends.
The primary role is to administer and maintain client installs and internal dev & testing databases. The DBA will help Client’s engineering and support team to optimize, troubleshoot, recover and restore databases as needed. Some of the databases are installed in mission critical, production environments. Maintenance work on them needs to be done with zero downtime.