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Data Engineer
Brentwood, Tennessee  |  Remote, Onsite
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Applied on December 4, 2022
Job Id #60293 Posted November 4, 2022


  • It is a MS SQL DBA position


  • Implement automation of database operations like upgrades and patching
  • Responsible for the design and delivery of the mission critical stack, with focus on security, resiliency, scale.
  • Database and Query performance tuning.
  • Formulate ways to enhance capacity planning and demand forecasting, software performance analysis, system tuning, database infrastructure monitoring and backups/restore capabilities to ensure 24x7 availability
  • Work closely with cross-functional teams in support of database migrations to newer platforms
  • Adhere to Organizational Change Management, Incident Management and Request Management processes in support of production and non-production environments
  • Diagnose database issues and coordinate fixes with database vendors as required, in timely manner
  • Support the standing standards policies and procedures of the engineering team
  • Suggest and implement database best practices and standards.
  • Assist with developing junior to mid-level engineers with mentorship and career coaching
  • Perform other duties and/or special projects as assigned
  • Work closely with management, developers, project managers, technical staff and end-users to ensure successful project implementation and deliverables.
  • Evaluate, test and Migrate SQL Databases to Azure cloud Platform.
  • Provide On-call Support on rotation along with other team members.


  • Minimum 7 years of MS SQL Server databases.
  • Prior experience with the following is required: SQL Clustering, Replication, Performance Tuning, Backup and recovery methods, Log shipping, Database Mirroring, Availability Groups, Database capacity planning, and Users and Role creation and monitoring.
  • Experience in SQL 2014/2016/2019 database management, Azure Cloud and related products from Microsoft including PowerShell, Windows 2008R2/2012R2/2016 a plus Server and desktop operating systems.
  • Experience with installing/configuring SQL in a virtual environment.
  • Experience with installing/configuring SQL on Cloud technologies and certification is preferred.
  • Experience in third party tools like SQL Sentry, SolarWinds DPA is preferred.
  • Similar experience in other database technologies like Oracle, Mongo and MYSQL are highly preferred.

Horizontal is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We seek to provide employment opportunities to talented, qualified candidates regardless of race, color, sex/gender including gender identity and/or expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under federal, state or local law.

In addition, Horizontal will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation in order to complete the application or interview process, please contact

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