Financial firm, located in Chicago, IL is seeking a Sybase Performance
Tuning Specialist to join their growing team. This is a high performance,
highly distributed environment running Sybase ASE for real-time electronic
trading, transaction processing and position keeping systems. We are looking
for an experienced, senior performance and tuning specialist that has
experience working in a financial environment with Sybase. You'll be
responsible for all aspects of performance in this fast-paced environment
including Sybase internals and advanced UNIX issues, performance related
architectural and security issues, and tools for monitoring database
performance and integrity. We are looking for someone who specializes in
Sybase ASE performance and tuning, not someone who just does app and query
tuning as part of their work. We are looking for an individual who has
strong experience in tuning how ASE interacts with the OS (AIX). You will be
rewarded with an exciting opportunity to work for a growing firm that is
constantly moving forward and building infrastructure. It's a great place to
take your Sybase career to the next level.


At least five years of experience as a Sybase DBA with an emphasis on
performance and tuning.
Strong knowledge of, and experience with tuning ASE interactions with
OS (UNIX Solaris AIX).
Experience working in a high performance transaction processing
Strong knowledge of Sybase ASE internals.
Strong knowledge of UNIX, particularly AIX.
Strong scripting skills ksh, csh, and perl.
Extremely strong SQL knowledge and experience.
Experience working in a financial environment with Sybase is HIGHLY

Rich Moss
Moss Search, LTD
(630) 724-9000