Robert Half Technology Database Administrator in AUSTIN, Texas

Robert Half Technology is partnering with a desirable company near South Austin to find a SQL Database Administrator. This SQL Database Administrator is responsible for SQL database administration which involves performance tuning and profiling for SQL databases used by their enterprise applications. The ideal SQL Database Administrator will have a good foundation on SSIS, SSRS, and SSAS. If you believe you're a good fit for the role, call 512.477.3389 to speak to a development recruiter.

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Req ID: 04160-0010085578

Functional Role: Database Administration

Country: USA

State: TX

City: AUSTIN

Postal Code: 78741-6500

Compensation: DOE

Requirements: Major responsibilities - Maintain all database instances across development, staging, and production environments, handling installations and configurations as needed - Ensure database server topology, configuration, and maintenance are designed and executed to meet SLA objectives - Figure out the most effective way to increase performance including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes - Monitor for deviation in baseline system performance, and advise on and execute improvements to slow running queries - Advise on database design, tuning options, and other potential issues - Reduce false alarms to a minimum by configuring database monitoring utilities - Fix database service outages as they occur, including after hours and weekends Qualifications: - Solid grasp of relational database management systems - Solid understanding of SQL server analysis services - Expertise in SQL Server Integration Services - Proven knowledge of SQL Server Reporting Services - Foundational knowledge in SQL - Experience with Microsoft SQL Server - Deep understanding of Oracle PL/SQL - 3+ years of database experience - Experience building and maintaining documentation - Experience tuning queries to improve performance - Previous experience in production environments and being on-call - Working knowledge of storage and server hardware required