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Senior SQL Server Database Developer

  • Location: Dallas, 75201
  • Salary: $55 - $63 / hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 2 months ago

This international industry leader has an immediate 12+ month contract opportunity (with strong chance for extension) in Dallas, TX for a Senior SQL Server Database Developer.  Will start working remotely from home and then will be working hybrid onsite 2-3 days/week.

Responsibilities include:

  • Developing and maintaining new servers with the correct database architecture. 

  • Developing database objects and structures for data storage, retrieval and reporting according to project data, integrity and security specifications.

  • Assessing business rules and collaborating with peers to understand technical requirements, testing design and tuning for performance.

  • Resolving problems and roadblocks in a timely manner and reliably following through on details and driving issues to a satisfactory conclusion for business users.


  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field

  • Skilled at writing SQL code, designing new systems, understanding front-end-users' requirements and have a problem-solving attitude. 

  • Solid understanding of database troubleshooting and background with industry standards for database operations. 

  • 5+ years of SQL Server and SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) experience.

  • Experience with Hadoop and Big Data infrastructure.

  • Strong communications and problem solving skills. 

  • Experience working as a database developer or a related role. 

  • Experience with NoSQL databases, .Net Framework, JavaScript, HTML, PHP, and/or Oracle.

  • Advanced professional with ability to apply concepts, practices & procedures.

  • Ability to work with minimal direction and able to lead and train others.

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

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At MATRIX, we expertly match talented professionals with job opportunities to elevate careers. Since 1983, we have placed thousands of professionals at innovative clients across every industry ranging from small startups to Fortune 50 companies. It’s why we’re consistently in the top 25 of all U.S. IT staffing firms and why our consultants rate us well above the industry average, earning us ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing awards year after year. People come to us for a job, and stay with us because of our top-notch consultant care.

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For hourly W2 contract roles MATRIX offers a highly competitive benefit package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Disability, HSA, and 401(k) with pre and post-tax options.  Please see for more information.

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