Our client is seeking an experienced, senior-level database developer with excellent Microsoft SQL skills. We are looking for a disciplined and self-motivated individual who can set goals, establish standards and demonstrate creativity. The candidate will have the ability to lead and manage other developers, providing guidance and structure to the development team. The successful candidate will demonstrate a mastery of how SQL applications operate, implementing metrics, welcome the opportunity to code and/or find resources for coding, and understand ownership of the discipline and environment in which they operate. You should be a MS SQL star.
Must be fluent in all significant, contemporary aspects of SQL coding, and know when to use them
Must be able to understand previously written stored procedures and be able to edit and/or optimize them
Must be able to write efficient and optimized stored procedures
Must be able to understand, work with and deconstruct DTS and SSIS packages
Must be able to understand, read, create and/or edit new SSIS packages
Must know and use normalization, process efficiencies, indexing, optimization, replication and log shipping, backup strategies, and more.
Must be able to develop / write scripts without the reliance on the GUI interface to create database objects or perform tasks (such as insertions or deletions into a table, or create & edit views)
Must demonstrate planning and design capabilities as well as methods for ensuring adherence to design
Compensation will be commensurate with demonstrated experience expected contribution. Our client offers excellent fringe benefits including paid health, dental, eye care, life and disability insurance, a generous vacation policy, matching 401k, and a great work environment that also permits work at home.
Bachelor’s Degree (preferably in engineering or computer science).
4+ years of direct SQL development experience.
Experience developing reliable batch and job-solutions, multi-stage data processing, and web-driven interactions.
Problem solving skills, including creative questioning, multi-solutions, and deductive reasoning.
Must be self-motivated and able to work independently and as part of a team.
Ability to learn quickly and meet high expectations.
Articulate, confident, with good interpersonal skills.
Job Type: Full-time
SQL coding: 3 years