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Database Developer

  • Location: Atlanta, 30319
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 8 months ago

Position: Database Developer

Location: Atlanta or San Antonio Ideal, Remote Acceptable

Duration: 12 Months

Job Summary:

Our client, a worldwide leader in mobile communications is seeking a Database Developer who will serve in a multifaceted role which includes blend of database administration, design, development and business analyst. The position will operate as a critical member of a team of resources who are doing complex analytics and reporting for our client. This is a great opportunity for someone with broad SQL database administration, design, and development experience, who thrives in a smaller team environment wearing multiple hats.

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Integrate existing and new database applications with existing and new data sources using a variety of database technologies (e.g., mapping services) on a SQL Server platform.
  • Develop solutions to meet business requirements, includes gathering business requirements and seeing project through testing and implementation.
  • Troubleshoot and manage SQL code for data integration and changes to data structure or database-driven applications and systems.
  • Solve production issues as needed and participate in technical design sessions.
  • Work with the team in data modeling, database design, creating efficient SQL code for fast application performance.
  • Ensure databases provide required functionality to meet the business needs and maintain data integrity.
  • Document business and functional requirements, including data flow, business rules, and stories.
  • Assess the impact of changes to SQL code and the database on existing business and technology processes, as well as other interfacing systems.

Required Skills/Experience:

  • 5 plus years of experience with column store indexes, partitioned tables, index builds/performance, query execution plans, troubleshooting query performance, and have a deep knowledge of SQL development
  • 5 plus years of experience with SQL development, database administration, query tuning, SSIS/ETL packages, performance monitoring
  • 5 plus years of experience planning a solution, documenting the solution, soliciting business requirements, generating functional/technical requirements for changes to data models, ETL processes and database structure
  • Advanced database administration experience with SQL Server Version 13 or newer

Preferred Experience:

  • Previous experience with Oracle, Teradata or Vertica

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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