Robert Half International Database Administrator in Madison West, Wisconsin
Robert Half is partnering with a client to find a Part-time Database Administrator. This position is ideal for an ambitious problem solver who has highly tuned decision-making skills. The long-term contract / temporary Database Administrator position will be 100% remote. Ideally looking for someone 16-20 hours per week on daily schedule until end of 2021 with high liklihood to extend into 2022.
What you get to do every single day
Restore service to databases as outages happen, including after hours and on weekends
Configure monitoring utilities for databases to keep false alarms to a minimum
Maintain all database instances across development, staging, and production environments, handling installations and configurations as needed
Improve performance with the most effective solution, such as hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes
Baseline system performance and monitor for deviation, recommending and implementing improvements to slow running queries
Verify that the design and execution of database server topology, configuration, and maintenance fulfill SLA goals
Give advice on database design, tuning options, and other possible issues
Requirements - General familiarity with storage and server hardware required
Experience in production environments and willingness to be on-call
Relevant background in building and maintaining documentation
Aptitude for adjusting queries to improve performance
7+ years of database experience
Strong knowledge of relational database management systems
Database Administration experience preferred
SolarWinds experience desired
Microsoft SQL Server experience required
Deep understanding of Microsoft Azure
Adeptness in Batch Processing
SQL Server Clustering experience
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