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Technical Lead- SQL Application Development

Posted about 1 month ago

Our client, a leading cloud data center firm is in search of a Lead Application Developer with strong SQL Sever and ETL experience.

Location: 100% remote
Duration: 6 months contract to hire

Job Description:
We are looking for an application database developer to develop, tune, report, and expand applications that heavily utilize relational database systems. The developer will need to lead our client’s technical model for operational databases giving guidance and input on technical solutions to other developers, architects, and leadership.

  • Be an embedded member of a cross-functional agile team, collaborating with product owners, architects, developers, QA testers and management to develop and deliver user stories for our client's mission critical applications
  • Within the collaborative team, lead the database and data query layer of applications, driving for on-time delivery, data quality and application efficiency by writing queries, reports and stored procedures
  • Collate complex datasets that span multiple database and external data sources into cohesive reports within a variety of applications and services
  • Debug and analyze inefficient or legacy stored procedures and application bottlenecks; strong problem-solving skills and curiosity are critical
  • Merge disparate datasets by identifying strong key values, migrate complex datasets, import data from external sources
  • Develop applications with an eye toward efficiency, long-term data quality, and maintainability
  • Communicate and support all project-related information in a timely and professional manner as dictated by team needs and testing processes
  • The right person for this job focuses on collaboration, commitment to quality and team success in a fast-paced environment

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related field
  • Requires 3-5 years of proven enterprise database and application development
  • Proven Microsoft SQL Server experience
  • Proven advanced SQL experience
  • Ability to work with external code to aid in ETL transactions
  • Ability to analyze and troubleshoot poorly performing queries
  • Knowledge of agile methodologies and software development lifecycle
  • Proven Linux or Unix experience
  • Proven understanding of web-based application architectures
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and deliver high-quality work on tight schedules. Proactive, self-motivated and independent
  • Preferred: 3-5 years of Java, C# experience or similar object-oriented programming
  • Preferred: experience with Managed Services provider and/or data center operation