Robert Half Technology - Database Admin
Database Admin
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Job Overview
Company: Robert Half Technology
Location: CA-BRITISH COLUMBIA-Vancouver
Base Pay: 40.00 CAD - 75.00 CAD /Hour
Employee Type: Full-Time Employee
Industry: Other Great Industries
Manages Others: Not Specified
Job Type: Engineering
Information Technology
Req'd Education: Not Specified
Req'd Experience: Not Specified
Req'd Travel: Not Specified
Relocation Covered: Not Specified
Contact: Recruiter
Phone: 604-688-5256
Email: Send Email Now
Fax: 604-687-7533
Ref ID: 05060-0010735601
Job Description
Ref ID: 05060-0010735601

Classification: Database Administration

Compensation: $40.00 to $75.00 per hour

Database Admin - 6 Month, SQL, SQL Server 2017 A client of Robert Half Technology is currently seeking a Database Administrator for a 6 month opportunity with a Premier client located gorgeous downtown Vancouver. Suitable candidates will have a strong understanding of SQL Server 2017 development and Administration. In addition, the client is very interested with DBA with clustering in enterprise environments. Do you love solving problems with multiple layers of complexity? If you are an efficient problem solver with highly tuned decision-making skills, this may be the position for you. What you get to do every day * Configure database monitoring utilities to minimize false alarms * Figure out the most effective way to increase performance including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes * Handle all database instances, installing, configuring, and maintaining them across development, staging, and production environments * Solve database service outages as they happen during hours, after hours, and on weekends * Verify that SLA objectives for database server topology, configuration, and maintenance are met in design and execution * Establish the baseline for system performance, recognize deviation, and suggest and implement improvements to slow running queries * Suggest solutions for database design, tuning options, and other potential issues
Job Requirements
* Working knowledge of SQL Server 2017, Stored Procedures and Complex Queries * In depth knowledge of SQL Server Migrations and T-SQL with operational databases * Exposure to database performance tuning and optimization * Strong English written and spoken communication skills * Previous experience with production and on-call environments * 4+ years of database experience * Storage and server hardware knowledge a plus * Good understanding of relational database management systems * Proficient at adapting queries to enhance performance * Prior experience building and maintaining documentation * Proficiency in PostgreSQL * Expertise in T-SQL * Comprehensive knowledge of SQL

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