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Software-Development Operations

Senior MS SQL Database Admin

What we offer

Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!



You will be administering highly available OLTP and business database services in a mixed CoLo/Cloud environment.  This will include opportunities to contribute to developing automation to deploy and maintain MSSQL and MySQL infrastructure in a DBaaS environment both in our Colo's and AWS. You will work with Senior Database engineers to provide or improve:





  • Performance analysis and optimization tuning for MS-SQL and MySQL.
  • Resolution of incidents related to database infrastructure.
  • Provide analysis for High Impact incidents with Corrective Action recommendations.
  • Perform POC analysis and documentation for complex business critical database processes.
  • Monthly vulnerability patching for Windows and RedHat based systems.
  • Automation development and implementation of MS SQL management processes.
  • Development, implementation and tuning of Database alerting.
  • Develop and implement cloud infrastructure solution as part of our database product offerings.
  • Develop database as a service and automation for MS SQL and MySQL with .NET and Powershell, Python, etc.
  • Leverage the latest and greatest AWS Cloud technologies as you build and innovate
  • Embrace end-to-end ownership and DevOps practices: design, code, test, deploy and monitor your solutions in providing direct value to the Database Team.




Specific Skills or Other Requirements: 

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field of study and 3 years of experience required.
  • US Citizen based within the US - eligible for DoD clearance.
  • AWS management and migrations services for MS-SQL systems
  • Experience with AWS as well as container technologies, CFN, SSM, etc...
  • Core database administration competencies including high-availability, recoverability (backup\restore), installation and configuration, security, performance tuning and troubleshooting.
  • Experience with programming languages: Have proficiency with Python or other object-oriented programming languages such as JAVA, etc.
  •  Configuration and administration of MySQL database security and access permissions.
  • Scripting on Windows, specifically, PowerShell for Windows environments.
  • Supporting relational databases in an enterprise-level production environment.
  • Experience should also include DevOPs framework, including participation in Agile/Scrum development process with two-week sprint deployments.
  • Must have excellent verbal and communication skills




We are SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


Our inclusion promise

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.


SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team: Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

 Requisition ID:293010 | Work Area: Software-Development Operations | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: Virtual - USA

Senior MS SQL Database Admin

Facility:  293010
Posted Date:  Oct 23, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Eden Prairie, MN, US, 55344

Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

Job Segment: System Administrator, Database, Engineer, SQL, ERP, Technology, Engineering