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SQL/DB Administrator ~ Ateca Consulting ~ Doha, Qatar  

Contract · Mid-Senior level
  • Contract · Mid-Senior level
  • Doha, Qatar

Ateca Consulting

About the job

We are urgently seeking a highly skilled and experienced SQL/DB Administrator For Doha Qatar.

Duration : 1 year Contract (Onsite)

Location : Doha QATAR

Package: USD 4,000 monthly + Visa + Medical insurance

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, architect, and implement highly available and scalable Microsoft SQL Server databases to meet business requirements and support critical applications.
  • Oversee database migrations, upgrades, and patching activities while ensuring minimal downtime and adherence to best practices.
  • Monitor and optimize database performance, including query optimization, indexing strategies, and system configurations, to achieve optimal efficiency.
  • Develop and implement database security protocols, including access controls, encryption, and auditing, to protect sensitive data and ensure compliance with industry standards.
  • Plan and implement backup, recovery, and disaster recovery strategies to ensure data integrity and minimize data loss in case of system failures.
  • Collaborate with development teams to review database schema designs, optimize SQL queries, and troubleshoot performance bottlenecks.
  • Lead and execute database capacity planning, scaling, and architecture changes to support future growth and evolving business needs.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive documentation, including database configurations, procedures, and guidelines.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field, or equivalent work experience.
  • 8+ years of extensive hands-on experience as a Microsoft SQL Server Database Administrator in enterprise-level environments.
  • Advanced expertise in designing, implementing, and managing complex Microsoft SQL Server databases (versions 2012, 2014, 2016, or later) in high-availability environments (Always On, Clustering, etc.).
  • Proven experience in performance tuning, query optimization, and troubleshooting in large-scale SQL Server environments.
  • In-depth knowledge of database security practices, including encryption, access controls, and compliance standards.
  • Strong proficiency in database backup, recovery, and disaster recovery strategies.
  • Relevant certifications such as Microsoft Certified: Azure Database Administrator Associate or MCSE: Data Management and Analytics are highly desirable.

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*Please only apply if you are filling the above requirements and Interested in the mentioned Package*

Posted on Nov 17, 2023.