Softsteer is one of the leading companies that provide a fully-fledged system to businesses around the globe. We have a wide variety of services that most companies do not. We as a company take pride in the businesses that we have helped grow over the past years and wish to keep on doing what we love.

MS SQL Database Administrator

Exciting Benefits we offer:
  • Market-leading Salary
  • Medical Coverage IPD & OPD – Spouse & Kids
  • Provident Fund
  • Leave Encashment
  • Daily in-house meal
  • Work-Life Balance
  • Recreational area for in-house games
  • Sporadic On-shore training opportunities
  • Monthly entertainment activities
  • Domestic tours
  • Outdoor and indoor dinners
  • Friendly work environment
Required Experience:
  • SQL Database Administrator: 4 years (Preferred)
  • Windows Server: 3 years (Preferred)
  • Writing Stored Procedures: 3 years (Preferred)
  • SSIS: 3 years (Preferred)
Job Type:
  • Full-time
  • Market-Competitive


  • Manage Microsoft SQL Server databases
  • Configure and maintain database servers and processes.
  • Monitor the system's health and performance
  • Ensure high levels of performance, availability, sustainability, and security.
  • Analyze, solve, and correct issues in real time.
  • Provide suggestions for solutions.
  • Refine and automate regular processes, track issues, and document changes
  • Assist developers with query tuning, and schema refinement, develop queries, and update the database.
  • Perform scheduled maintenance and support release deployment activities after hours.
  • Troubleshoot issues that might be related to SQL Server authentication, backups, triggers, database mail, indexing and auditing
  • Promote security and best practices related to data privacy for all cloud-based data sources


  • Must know SSIS (SQL Server Integration Services).
  • Must know Crystal Reports.
  • Must be able to write scripts / stored procedures.
  • Must be able to write indexes and should have strong knowledge.
  • Experience as a SQL Server DBA or similar role
  • Experience with Performance Tuning and Optimization (PTO)
  • Experience with backups, restores, and recovery models.
  • 1 year of experience of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for SQL Server
  • 3 years of experience with Windows servers.
  • Basic knowledge of TCP/IP communications, web servers, firewalls, SSL communications
  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on the company’s success
  • Critical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work in a team and be comfortable providing daily written updates to team members and coordinating with multiple teams to provide support in high-priority issues
  • Good time-management skills
  • Great interpersonal and communication skills
  • MCTS, MCITP, and/or MVP certifications are a plus
  • Required Experience: Minimum 2 years