Hired by Matrix, Inc. Sybase / SQL Server Database Administrator (Sybase Replication emphasis) in Newark, New Jersey

Sybase / SQL Server Database Administrator (Sybase Replication emphasis)

Job Type:Right To Hire

Job Location:Newark

New Jersey

Job Description:

Scope of Work

  • Our Client is seeking an experienced Sr Specialist, Database Administrator - Sybase & SQL Server to join their team.

  • As the Sr Specialist, Database Administrator you will be responsible for working with the user area to determine overall database and application requirements. Using technical and analytical expertise, you will develop recommendations for database designs and prepare detailed specifications and flowcharts.


  • Sybase / SQL Server Database Administration

  • Manage enterprise RDBMs across multiple platforms and environments - Sybase, Microsoft SQL Server, and Oracle running on Microsoft Windows, Linux (RedHat), or UNIX

  • Install and Configure Database instances

  • Restore development / test environments as per application group requirements

  • Manage autosys jobs

  • Monitor the databases, respond to alerts

  • Manage & report on capacity planning on all databases / database machines

  • Administer, maintain, develop and implement policies and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the database

  • Configure database log shipping / mirroring / replication

  • Assist in performance tuning - Sybase / SQL Server queries

  • Monitor Solarwinds and identify issues with application queries

  • Participate in BCP tests

  • Participate in design & configuration of database systems

  • Create / enhance and maintain documentation

  • Provide assistance for auditing

  • Administer procedures for backup/recovery, disaster recovery, and performance analysis and database tuning

  • Coordinate the installation of systems

  • Determine and resolve problems in support of production databases

  • Provide training and technical assistance to more junior staff

  • Lead others to solve complex problems; take a broad perspective to identify innovative solutions

  • Work independently, with guidance in only the most complex situations

  • May lead teams or projects



  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, related field or equivalent work experience required


  • Knowledge of Sybase (SAP ASE 16)/ SQL Server / Replication Server

  • At least 5-8 years of experience in Sybase and SQL Server, Oracle preferred

  • Knowledge of Sybase / SQL Server Replication - related to implementing and monitoring data replication between heterogeneous platforms

  • Knowledge of Jira/Confluence/Jenkins

  • Knowledge of k-shell scripting, Perl, Windows command line and PowerShell

  • Knowledge of database connectivity - JDBC, ODBC, CLI

  • Hardware knowledge preferred


  • Must be a self-starter

Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact at 201-226-35 for additional information.

Approx. Duration: 3-6 months/RTH

About Hired By Matrix

Hired by Matrix, Inc. founded in 1986, is a certified Woman-Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) dedicated to providing the highest quality of job opportunities to our candidates and staffing services to our clients. We are a full service staffing firm with experience recruiting and delivering for IT, Accounting & Finance, Administrative & Clerical, Clinical & Scientific, and Marketing disciplines. Our long history in the staffing industry and dedication to excellence are the key differentiators that have fueled our success for over 30 years.

As the staffing industry evolves, Hired by Matrix continues to develop and grow. By combining our expertise with a keen understanding of each client’s needs we are able to source for the most qualified candidates. Our commitment to servicing our clients corresponds with our commitment to finding the perfect match between our clients and candidates and maintaining our relationships long term.

Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year.Equal Opportunity EmployerWBENC CertifiedWOSB Certified*CEO Sharon Olzerowicz serves on the WBENC Board and is a long-standing member of the Forum Governing Group.

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