Robert Half International Database Administrator in WASHINGTON, District Of Columbia
Robert Half Technology is seeking a Database Administrator with strong problem-solving skills to contribute in solving complex, multi-layered challenges. This position would be a great fit for an efficient problem solver with fine-tuned decision-making skills. The opening for a long term temporary-to-fulltime Database Administrator is available in Washington, District of Columbia. Key responsibilities - Find the most effective solution for increasing performance, including purchasing hardware and making changes to the server configuration or index/query - Configure database monitoring utilities to avoid false alarms - Confirm that database server topology, configuration, and maintenance meet SLA goals when designed and executed - Restore databases as service outages occur, including after hours and weekends - Monitor for deviation in baseline system performance, and advise on and execute improvements to slow running queries - Provide guidance on database design, tuning options, and other possible issues - Install, configure, and maintain all relational database instances across development, staging, and production environments
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Req ID: 04510-0010715243
Functional Role: Database Administration
Postal Code: 20036-3118
Compensation: $42.75 to $49.50 per hour
Requirements: - Previous experience with production and on-call environments - General familiarity with storage and server hardware required - Experience tuning queries to improve performance - CMS data experience desired - Database management experience preferred - Prior experience building and maintaining documentation - 4+ years of database experience - Good understanding of relational database management systems