Nirav Gajjar

Nirav Gajjar

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I am Microsoft Certified DBA specializing in SQL Server programming and performance tuning over 3+ years of experience. I have experience to work onsite. Very good experience in Installation, configuration and maintenance of SQL Server.

SQL Server 2005/2008/2012
C# with SSIS

Disaster recovery planning, Mirroring, Replication, Performance Tunning, SSIS, SSRS, VB Script, WMI Script

Professional Experience:

DBA – Octobar 2011 to Present
Leading Health Care Company (Ahmedabad – India)

- Monitor and maintain health of all the servers (database and application).
- Monitor and maintain the health of databases.
- Responsible for database monitoring on production servers.
- Handling Production Server, Jobs, Server failure, Backup failure, Database Consistency, Synchronizing.
- Managed health of SQL Servers including backups, restores, monitoring.
- Creating SSIS packages and SSRS Reports for business needs.
- Monitor and maintain data replication processes such as replication, log shipping, mirroring etc.
- Monitor and maintain health of auto processes such as windows scheduled tasks, SSIS packages, SSRS Reports, SQL Jobs.
- Experience in Database backup and disaster recovery procedures.
- Good T-SQL Programming skills. Experience in query optimization & performance tuning. Used SQL Profiler, Execution Plan, Performance Monitor and DBCC Commands.
- Responsible for installation and configuration of SQL server 2005 and SQL Server 2008 database on Dell Servers.
- Developing SQL scripts for maintaining administration tasks.
- Created Database and Database Objects like Tables, Stored Procedures, Views, Triggers, Rules, Defaults, user defined data types and functions.
- Database Security Management.
- Code review of database objects.
- Collect windows Performance Logs and IIS Logs to increase server health and performance.

DBA – November 2009 to August 2011
Leading Software Company (Gandhinagar- India)

- Handling Jobs, Server failure, Backup failure, Database Consistency, Synchronizing and Replication at Central Helpdesk.
- Looking after PR/CR’s at Central Desk for 30 District (Civil) Hospitals of Gujarat.
- Understand client requirement, Requirement gathering and analysis, preparation of functional requirement and system requirement specification documents.
- Analyzing and modifying MIS reports as per client requirement.
- Troubleshooting the problems occurred in Application and Database.
- Mapping client’s requirements to the requirement specification documents.
- Acting as the active link between the client and the development teams over all kinds of technical issues.
- Experienced in configuring application and testing.
- Experienced in Installation, configuration and maintenance of SQL Server.
- Solved critical production problems and performed point in time recovery plans.
- Developed Database Backup Scripts and automated this process.
- Experienced in support, applications and software development.
- Conducted root cause and analysis for database incidents and problems.


Master, Computer Application (MCA), 2006 – 2009
Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com.), 2003 – 2006


Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP)
Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS)
Oracle Certified Associate (OCP)

Nirav Gajjar