relevant experience on SQL Server Database Administration
Should have worked extensively on Production systems
Installation & Configuration of MS SQL Server 2005/2008
Performance monitoring (SQL profiler, Performance dashboard, Perfmon,Spotlight, etc)
Performance tuning existing code with developers.
Index tuning, Database fragmentation & compression.
Apply Patches & Hot fix.
Database Mirroring (Build, Roll, maintenance & troubleshooting)
Replication (Transactional & Peer to Peer), Clustering, Backups & restores
Server monitoring (MOM, Tivoli, etc)
SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), DTS
Experience on operational incident and project case
Experience on SQL Server 2008 would be added advantage