Robert Half Technology Portland , OR 97201
Are you a technical expert with the drive and dedication to see projects through to completion? Is problem solving a passion, and not just a means to an end for you? At Robert Half Technology, we believe that the sky is the limit for your technical career, and will give you the tools and experience you need to soar. We are always looking for innovative individuals to join our team of technical professionals changing the world one opportunity at a time. If you?re interested in joining forces with us, please apply at one of our ongoing opportunities, like the one below: Robert Half Technology is looking for a database administrator who loves the challenge of 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 single day
Install, configure, and maintain all SQL Server instances across development, staging, and production environments.
Ensure database server topology, configuration, and maintenance are designed and executed to meet SLA objectives.
Advise on database design, tuning options, and other potential issues.
Fix SQL Server service outages as they occur, including after hours and weekends.
Configure SQL Server monitoring utilities to minimize false alarms.
Baseline system performance and monitor for deviation, recommending and implementing improvements to slow running queries.
When performance issues arise, you'll figure out the most effective way to increase performance including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes.
What you bring to the role ? Bachelor's Degree and 4+ years database experience. ? Strong knowledge of SQL Server. ? Experience tuning queries to improve performance. ? Previous experience in production environments and being on-call. ? Experience building and maintaining documentation. ? Storage and server hardware knowledge a plus.
Employment Type: Consulting