Database Administrator

Employer
Robert Half
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Sep 30, 2020
Closes
Oct 02, 2020
Ref
1252263784
Hours
Full Time
Description Join a company in the Healthcare/NHS field as a Database Administrator who loves the challenge of solving problems with multiple layers of complexity through an opportunity offered by Robert Half Technology. If you are an efficient problem solver with highly tuned decision-making skills, this may be the position for you. This long-term temporary-to-full-time opportunity for a Database Administrator is in Washington, District of Columbia. Major responsibilities - Ensure the design and execution of database server topology, configuration, and maintenance meet SLA objectives - Fix database service outages when they happen, which can include after hours and weekends - Maximize performance through effective hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes - Suggest solutions for database design, tuning options, and other potential issues - Baseline system performance, monitor for deviation, and recommend and implement improvements to slow running queries - Manage all database instances across development, staging, and production environments, handling installation, configuration, and maintenance - Configure database monitoring utilities to avoid false alarms Requirements - Proficient at adapting queries to enhance performance - Command of Complex Databases - Solid understanding of embedded SQL - Good understanding of relational database management systems - General familiarity with storage and server hardware required - Understanding of production environments and being on-call - 4+ years of database experience - Prior experience building and maintaining documentation For consideration, please send your resume to Robert Half Technology matches IT professionals with some of the best companies on a temporary, project or full-time basis. From roles in software and applications to IT infrastructure and operations, we provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. Our personalized approach, innovative matching technology and global network with local market expertise help you find the technology jobs that match your skills and priorities - fast. By working with us, you have access to challenging opportunities, competitive compensation and benefits, and training to enhance your skill sets. From philanthropy to environmental stewardship to employee programs, Robert Half is proud to have an active role in the communities in which we live and work. Our company has appeared on FORTUNE's "Most Admired Companies" list every year since 1998. Download our mobile app to take your job search on the go! Contact your local Robert Half Technology office ator visit to apply for this job now or find out more about other job opportunities. All applicants applying for US job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. All applicants applying for Canadian job openings must be authorized to work in Canada. 2020 Robert Half Technology. An Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Veterans. By clicking 'Apply Now' you are agreeing to Robert Half Terms of Use . - provided by Dice