Robert Half Database Administrator in NEWTOWN SQUARE, Pennsylvania
Description Robert Half Technology Database Administrator position requires for sharp problem solving skills capable of working out complex, multiple layered challenges for a company in the Higher Education industry. If you are an efficient problem solver with highly tuned decision-making skills, this may be the position for you. The Database Administrator will be located in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania and is a long-term temporary opportunity.
Advise on database design, tuning options, and other potential issues
Handle the installation, configuration, and maintenance of all database instances across development, staging, and production environments
Fix database service outages as they occur, including after hours and weekends
Determine the best way to improve performance, whether through hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes
Ensure the design and execution of database server topology, configuration, and maintenance meet SLA objectives
Monitor for deviation in baseline system performance, and advise on and execute improvements to slow running queries
Configure database monitoring utilities to avoid false alarms Requirements - Experience developing and supporting documentation
Prior experience in production and on-call environments
Solid grasp of relational database management systems
Solid understanding of SQL
Microsoft Dynamics CRM experience preferred
Skilled at making improvements to query performance
4+ years of database experience
Storage and server hardware knowledge a plus
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