• SQL Server Engineer

    Posted Date 3 months ago(8/27/2018 9:23 PM)
    Requisition ID
    2018-2873
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Job Locations
    US-NJ
  • About Us

    Providing IT solutions nationally since 1987, PCM, Inc. is an industry recognized, publicly traded, value-added reseller and systems integrator. Fully accredited and authorized by major manufacturers including Apple, Cisco, Dell, HP Inc., HPE, Lenovo, Microsoft, Symantec, VMware and 1500 others, PCM offers product and service solutions to mid-market and enterprise level businesses. 

     

    With annual sales of $2B+, $800M+ in Microsoft licensing revenue, 3000+ employees and over 400,000 products available, PCM is more than an IT provider: we are a trusted technology partner for thousands of businesses across the country specializing in cloud, data center, mobility, networking, security, and software solutions.

    PCM: The right technology, delivered!

    Overview

    As a PCM SQL Server Engineer, you will be responsible for supporting customers to help make their SQL implementations successful.  You will work across multiple aspects of SQL Server, both on premise and in the cloud. 


    Responsibilities

    • Help customers select the most appropriate version of SQL Server.  Options can include Standard or Enterprise Edition, SQL on an Azure VM, Azure Managed Instance or Azure SQL.
    • Provide recommended hardware or VM sizing to support customers’ workloads.
    • Help implement best practices including SQL Server installation, configuration, backup and maintenance plans.
    • Troubleshoot performance issues, including identifying root cause and recommending solutions.  Recommendations may include indexes, use of compression, index maintenance, as well as hardware changes or upgrades to newer version of SQL Server.
    • Implement or advise on implementation of high availability (HA) and disaster recovery (DR) solutions.
    • Perform SQL Server version upgrades.
    • Perform SQL Server migrations from on-premises to cloud.

    Qualifications

    Required Skills:

    • Knowledge of SQL Server on-premise versions from SQL Server 2008 R2 to SQL Server 2017
    • Knowledge of Azure SQL
    • Database Administration experience including installation, configuration, backup and maintenance plans
    • Experience with high availability and disaster recovery implementations
    • Experience with SQL Server version upgrades
    • Experience with cloud migrations.
    • Performance tuning experience
    • Effective verbal and written communications

     

    Desired Skills:

    • One of more Microsoft database certifications such as 70-464, 70-465, 70-473,70-761, 70-762, 70-764, 70-765
    • Knowledge of Power BI
    • Experience with other aspects of SQL Server (SSIS, SSRS, SSAS)
    • Experience with other aspects of Azure, such as provisioning and managing VMs
    • Experience in a consulting or SQL Server sales support role

     

    Why work for Us?

    PCM Offers:

    We offer an environment for career-driven individuals seeking to make a solid contribution to our company objectives and their own career enhancement. If you want to work in a challenging, performance-based environment and be rewarded for your efforts, then PCM is the place to build your career.

     

    PCM offers a competitive base salary, bonus, 401K with a company match and medical/dental benefits as well as an Employee Purchase Plan, company sponsored discount programs and paid time off.   

     

    PCM is more than an IT provider: we are a trusted technology partner for thousands of businesses across the country specializing in cloud, data center, mobility, networking, security, and software solutions.

    PCM: The right technology, delivered! 

      

    We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

     

    Disclaimer: PCM extends offers of employment only to qualified candidates who have applied for a position using our official application through our career site, iCims.  Please be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment or "phishing" actions that may come from individuals or entities impersonating PCM.  PCM will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.  Once employment has been confirmed and as part of the onboarding process, new hires will receive instructions from PCM to set up their direct deposit information from our payroll department.

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