Database Administrator




Newark, DE

Date Posted:

May 24, 2019

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Technology & IT

Robert Half Technology is looking for a Database Administrator who has proven experience solving complicated problems. If you are a skilled problem solver and have highly tuned decision-making abilities, apply today. The Database Administrator will be located in Newark, Delaware and is a short term temporary opportunity.

How you will make an impact

- Baseline system performance, monitor for deviation, and recommend and implement improvements to slow running queries

- Verify that the design and execution of database server topology, configuration, and maintenance fulfill SLA goals

- Figure out the most effective way to increase performance including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes

- Make suggestions regarding database design, tuning options, and other potential issues

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

- Minimize false alarms by appropriately configuring database monitoring utilities

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

For immediate consideration please contact [email protected]
- Experience developing and maintaining documentation

- Prior experience adjusting queries to enhance performance

- Command of SQL

- Solid understanding of Python

- Strong relational database management systems expertise. You can write a query to do almost anything

- Storage and server hardware knowledge a plus

- Prior experience in production and on-call environments

- 3+ years of database experience
Technology doesn't change the world. People do.

As a technology staffing firm, we can't think of a more fitting mantra. We're extreme believers in technology and the incredible things it can do. But we know that behind every smart piece of software, every powerful processor, and every brilliant line of code is an even more brilliant person.

Leader among IT staffing agencies

The intersection of technology and people — it's where we live. Backed by more than 65 years of experience, Robert Half Technology is a leader among IT staffing agencies. Whether you're looking to hire experienced technology talent or find the best technology jobs, we are your IT expert to call.

We understand not only the art of matching people, but also the science of technology. We use a proprietary matching tool that helps our staffing professionals connect just the right person to just the right job. And our network of industry connections and strategic partners remains unmatched.

Apply for this job now or contact our branch office at 888-490-4429 to learn more about this position.

All applicants applying for U.S. 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.

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