Robert Half International Database Administrator in SOUTHFIELD, Michigan


Robert Half Technology is partnering with a desirable company to find a Database Administrator with experience in working with financial related platforms and data. If you are an efficient problem solver with highly tuned decision-making skills, this may be the position for you. This full-time opportunity for a Database Administrator is in Southfield, Michigan. You'll have the opportunity to work with a specialized company and solution leader for their respective industry.

Key responsibilities

  • Solve database service outages as they happen during hours, after hours, and on weekends

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

  • Handle the installation, configuration, and maintenance of all database instances across development, staging, and production environments

  • Advise on database design, tuning options, and other potential issues

  • Ensure the design and execution of database server topology, configuration, and maintenance meet SLA objectives

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

  • Establish the baseline for system performance, recognize deviation, and suggest and implement improvements to slow running queries

For immediate consideration, please contact [email protected]


  • 4+ years of database experience

  • Good understanding of relational database management systems

  • Deltek Vision experience required

  • Comprehensive knowledge of database management

  • Understanding of production environments and being on-call

  • Experience developing and maintaining documentation

  • Aptitude for adjusting queries to improve performance

  • Practical knowledge of storage and server hardware desired

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Date Posted: December 17, 2018

Employment Type: Permanent

Job Reference: 02210-0010772430

Staffing Area: Technology & IT