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Robert Half Database Administrator in Oakbrook, Illinois


Do you love solving problems with multiple layers of complexity? Robert Half is looking for a Database Administrator who can contribute their problem-solving skill set to various challenges. This position would be a great fit for an efficient problem solver with fine-tuned decision-making skills.

What you get to do every single day

  • Provide guidance on database design, tuning options, and other possible issues

  • Handle all database instances, installing, configuring, and maintaining them across development, staging, and production environments

  • Verify that SLA objectives for database server topology, configuration, and maintenance are met in design and execution

  • Configure monitoring utilities for databases to keep false alarms to a minimum

  • Determine the best way to improve performance, whether through hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes

  • Restore databases as service outages occur, including after hours and weekends

  • Establish the baseline for system performance and detect deviation, suggesting and executing improvements to slow running queries

    Requirements - 3+ years of database experience

  • Good understanding of relational database management systems

  • Working knowledge of storage and server hardware required

  • Relevant background in building and maintaining documentation

  • Understanding of production environments and being on-call

  • Deep understanding of Microsoft Azure

  • SQL experience

  • Experience with DevOps

  • Azure DevOps Services experience preferred

  • Adeptness in Data Pipelines

  • Expertise in Azure Data Factory

  • Skilled at making improvements to query performance Technology Doesn't Change the World, People Do.®

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