Database Administrator (MSSQL)

Job description

FlexTrade Systems is a financial technology Software Company headquartered in Great Neck, New York. We are celebrating 26 years as industrial pioneer and a global leader in broker-neutral, trading platforms for equities, foreign exchange, options, futures, and fixed income. With 500+ employees across 10+ offices in North America, Europe and Asia, and a worldwide client base both from Buy Side and Sell Side business. It is an exciting time to join FlexTrade. Each line of business and region is at different growth phases. Across its functional teams, FlexTrade is taking bold steps to transform its business and approach to position itself for the next phase of growth.


MSSQL Database Administrator

The candidate will need to support our High-Volume Real-Time Trading databases using

MS SQL SERVER 2008/2016 and above.


  • Will be responsible for all Production, QA and Dev databases on Windows Cluster and standalone environments.


  • Very good understanding of MSSQL architecture on Windows Cluster environment.
  • Strong in install/upgrade/configure different versions of MSSQL servers on Windows Clusters.
  • Should be able to tune the MSSQL servers for better performance.
  • Very good at all the DBA tasks like creating databases, users, security policies, Backup/Restore etc.
  • Manage the space allocation and monitor the Production servers 24*7.
  • Experience with SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Groups Installation and Configuration.
  • Experience with SQL Server Database Mirroring Creation and Administration.
  • Experience with SQL Scripting.
  • Experience in administering of SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS).
  • Troubleshoot and tune the SQL procedures for better performance.
  • Availability for nightly processes troubleshooting.
  • Excellent troubleshooting and debugging skills.
  • Experienced in MSSQL client and performance utilities such as Profiler, BCP, BULK INSERT, deployment tools, etc.
  • Batch scripting experience is a plus.
  • Knowledge of Tidal Enterprise Scheduler is a plus.
  • Equity trading experience is a plus.
  • Must be able to meet deadlines, must be a team player.
  • Interested in learning new Database Technology.

**FlexTrade Systems, Inc. does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firm recruiters. Fees will not be paid in the event a candidate submitted by a recruiter without an authorized agreement for a particular SOW (Statement of Work) in place is hired: such resumes are deemed the sole property of FlexTrade Systems, Inc.**

**FlexTrade Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.**