Robert Half Database Administrator in BELLWOOD, Illinois
Description Robert Half is looking for a Database Administrator who loves the challenge of solving problems with multiple layers of complexity. This position would be a great fit for an efficient problem solver with fine-tuned decision-making skills. The opening for a long-term contract / temporary Database Administrator is available in Bellwood, Illinois.
What you get to do every single day
Configure database monitoring utilities to minimize false alarms
Verify that SLA objectives for database server topology, configuration, and maintenance are met in design and execution
Install, configure, and maintain all relational database instances across development, staging, and production environments
Suggest solutions for database design, tuning options, and other potential issues
Find the most effective solution for increasing performance, including purchasing hardware and making changes to the server configuration or index/query
Establish the baseline for system performance and detect deviation, suggesting and executing improvements to slow running queries
Restore databases as service outages occur, including after hours and weekends Requirements
4+ years of database experience
Experience building and maintaining documentation
Working knowledge of storage and server hardware required
Microsoft SQL Server Database experience
Database Migration experience highly desired
Progress experience preferred
Previous experience in production environments and being on-call
Solid grasp of relational database management systems
Experience tuning queries to improve performance
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