is pleased to announce a search for a SQL Consultant
to support the United States Marine Corps
is proud to have the opportunity to serve U.S. Department
) customers and offer an opportunity for you to do the same. In Services
, we work side by side with our customers to create solutions that address their defense mission requirements. The Microsoft Services DOD
team plays a vital role in supporting our customers' objectives through accelerating the adoption and deployment of Microsoft
This position requires an IT professional able to guide our USMC
customers in the architecture, design and implementation of applications and solutions leveraging the Microsoft SQL Server
is seeking individuals who exude passion and possess deep technical competence in SQL
development, backed by a portfolio of successful services deliveries in complex, challenging environments.
and Database-as-a-Service Consultant
must have extensive technical knowledge and the ability to architect a solution by mapping a customer's business problem to an end-to-end solution. Does
your background demonstrate the ability to engage in effective dialog with senior-level technology decision makers, a focus on the development of customer business agility and business value, and deep experience with database technologies? The ideal resource for this position will have experience in deployment of SQL
in a traditional private cloud environment, understanding of hybrid cloud deployments, and a history of successful large scale implementations. If this is you, we have an exciting career opportunity for you within Microsoft Consulting Services
)! MCS Consultants
manage the complete lifecycle of large, complex, and leading-edge projects, leveraging your passion for the customer that is demonstrated through a track record of professionalism and excellence in all aspects of the customer experience.
focused on Core Database
and Business Intelligence
must apply advanced analysis skills and experience in principles of installation, configuration, availability, recoverability, scalability, performance tuning, etc. to define appropriate customer solutions. To be credible, he or she must have current and deep experience with implementation of large database and tier-1 and tier-2 type solutions.
of competitive and complementary technologies (Oracle
, DB2, MySQL
, etc.) enables the consultant to properly assess feasibility of migrating customer solutions from, and/or integrating with customer solutions hosted on non-Microsoft
domain knowledge in one or more vertical industries is also an asset.
level knowledge is required in assisting customers in envisioning, designing, planning, building and deploying (release, maintenance, monitoring) solutions including many of the following:
excellence at presenting complex development topics to both executive and technical personnel.
communication skills (written and verbal).
o An ability to articulate architectural differences between solution methods and the challenges and approaches to integrating solutions built on different platforms including a working knowledge of different architectural frameworks that may be used by our customers.
of the Data Warehouse Lifecycle
) and the Corporate Information Factory
o A deep understanding of, and ability to use and explain all aspects of, relational database design, multidimensional database design, OLTP
, and Dashboards
o A deep understanding of, and ability to use and explain all aspects of application integration in .NET
and data integration with SQL Server
and associated technologies and standards
of the approaches to designing, deploying, and migrating to a Database-as-a-Service
environment from a traditional, manually intensive legacy environment.
level knowledge in at least one and deep knowledge of the following Enterprise Server
technology areas is also required: SQL Server Analysis Services
), SQL Server Reporting Services
), SQL Server Integration Services
), Office SharePoint Server Enterprise
features, and PerformancePoint Server
with High Available
/ Always Available
level experience in SQL Server
performance tuning and administration working with Large
to very large databases (multiple terabyte or larger).
demonstrated consulting skills.
with Massively Parallel Databases
enterprise deployment experience in complex heterogeneous environments.
to build credibility with senior level executives representing the traditional and emerging data warehouse areas.
to lead technical discussions on data warehouse appliance technology (hardware, software, database, storage).
to move between high level architectural review/design and the "roll up the sleeves" level of actually doing all phases of a solution delivery project.
to accurately express the benefits that Microsoft SQL Server
products present over other competitors.
helps customer account teams identify, pursue and close strategic business development opportunities while continually driving add-on business within existing projects. To accomplish this, Consultants
must be effective in fostering executive level relationships. They also play a key role in employing and developing partners as part of the overall Microsoft
services delivery model. When
asked, consultants help translate business requirements into technology requirements for inclusion in contracts and/or statements of work (SOW
). The Consultant
must have proven experience managing projects through the entire project lifecycle. This includes managing multi-phase/multi-dimensional/multi-resource projects to conclusion while maintaining high customer satisfaction.
The successful candidate will have a BS/BA
degree and/or 8 years of relevant work experience.
is an integral part of this position as are high levels of recognition and visibility. This is a classified engagement and the position requires a minimum US Secret
is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other protected status.
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