Database Administrator


Location:

San Francisco, CA

Date Posted:

April 22, 2019

Employment Type:

Contract

Job Reference:

00410-0010952989

Staffing Area:

Technology & IT


Description
Robert Half Technology is seeking a Database Administrator with strong problem-solving skills to contribute in solving complex, multi-layered challenges. If you are a skilled problem solver and have highly tuned decision-making abilities, apply today. The short-term temporary Database Administrator position will be in San Francisco, California.

Major responsibilities

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

- Baseline system performance and monitor for deviation, recommending and implementing improvements to slow running queries

- Install, configure, and maintain all relational database instances across development, staging, and production environments

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

- Fix database service outages as they occur, including after hours and weekends

- Configure database monitoring utilities to avoid false alarms

- Ensure database server topology, configuration, and maintenance are designed and executed to meet SLA objectives
Requirements
- 4+ years of database experience

- Good understanding of relational database management systems

- Experience tuning queries to improve performance

- Storage and server hardware knowledge a plus

- Solid understanding of Salesforce Administration

- Experience building and maintaining documentation

- Experience in production environments and willingness to be on-call

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 888.674.2094 to learn more about this position.

All applicants applying for U.S. job openings must be authorized to work in the United States. Robert Half will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.

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