TIS Americas
Senior Database Administrator
Development | Plano, TX, United States

Company Background

TIS was founded in 1991 and is a public company traded on NASDAQ (symbol: TISA). The company operates internationally with regional offices in EMEA, Europe, Latin America, the United States, and Asia-Pacific.

As a fully owned subsidiary of Top Image Systems Ltd (TIS), TIS Americas, Inc. is committed to investing substantial resources in the important US market and we are looking to build the right team to help our company and our brand.

Do you like to turn random information into usable data?   Do you take pride in ensuring that the data is secure, correct and available to clients?  The Senior Database Administrator will have responsibility for maintaining the company’s database systems (currently MS SQL Server 2012) including back-up, performance tuning, capacity planning, monitoring critical events and documentation. 


What are the job duties?

  • Evaluate current system design, propose new design solutions that can improve process and stability
  • Create, support and administer SQL Server databases
  • Analyze and fine tune current storage procedures in support of software development with regards to database operations.
  • Suggest enhancements that can lead to the development of complex stored procedures
  • Use SQL Profiler to identify performance issues such as deadlocks, indexing, and slow execution plans and resolve them
  • Research and recommend solutions for the physical structure, functionality and required data security for databases in conjunction with organization goals and required contractual obligations
  • Monitor availability groups to ensure smooth operation
  • Collaborate with DevOps to ensure back up coverage as needed 


What you need to be successful:

  • 7+ years of SQL Server HA operations in a 24/7 production environment
  • At least 7 years SQL Server DBA experience, including: development and production
  • Support experience in SQL Server 2012 and 2016 multiple database servers in an Always On AG environment
  • Extensive experience writing T-SQL and stored procedures and query tuning on highly transactional based systems
  • Ability to develop procedure documents and maintain detailed database related documents
  • Microsoft MSDBA, a definite plus
  • Programing experience in C#, a plus
  • Experience managing multiple databases and multiple VLDB database systems
  • Windows infrastructure support experience is required
  • On-call responsibilities are required
  • Experience with Log shipping; database mirroring & replication
  • Ability to perform backup and recovery of databases
  • Ability to work in a fast paced, agile environment
  • Ability to collaborate with various departments such as development, QA, DevOps and Application Support  
  • Proactively archive and minimize databases as necessary


What’s in it for you?

We offer a stable and casual work environment where team work is second to none.   Employee luncheons and team building events are just a few of the things we do for our employees.  We also offer the usual benefits such as a competitive salary, medical, dental, vision, 401K, fully paid Short Term and Long Term Disability Insurance and Employee Life Insurance.  On average, our employee tenure is 6+ years and we are proud that we have been able to recruit and retain such a great team. 


TIS is not taking resumes from agencies at this time.

Disclaimer: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

TIS is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a Drug Free Workplace.   A full background check and drug screening are required prior to the start of employment.