Kforce SQL Database Administrator in Saint Louis, Missouri

Kforce has a client seeking a SQL Database Administrator (DBA) in Saint Louis, Missouri (MO), Chandler, Arizona (AZ), San Antonio, Texas (TX), Des Moines, Iowa (IA), or Charlotte, North Carolina (NC) to lead DBA activities including, but not limited to physical database design, upgrades, performance tuning, BCP, security & capacity planning, maintenance and troubleshooting in their new Vulnerability and Remediation data warehouse.Duties will include:

  • Creating technical documentation required by both internal and external parties to describe the above activities

  • Managing our source code control and deployments through test environments and into production

  • Defining the database implementation that will be the foundation of our target operating model

  • Supporting our Data Analysts, Modelers and Developers to rapidly integrate complex data sources into our environment

  • Some weekend work may be required to support weekend batch activities

  • 7 years database design and administration experience

  • Advanced SQL Server DBA (Performing DBA activities as mentioned above)

  • Experience on large Data Warehouse Projects

  • Moderate Microsoft SSIS, SSAS experience

  • Familiarity with Source Code Control concepts (MS Team Foundation Server or other)

  • Fluent with SQL Syntax

  • Strong performance Tuning on both SQL Server database engine & SQL queries

  • Strong troubleshooting, resolution, technical, and critical thinking skills

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Ability to pick-up new concepts and skills quickly

  • Comfortable reviewing others work through a critical lens and providing constructive feedback

  • Possess a strong determination to overcome obstacles

  • Willingness to take initiative and balance multiple priorities; Should self-start and complete projects without close supervision

  • Working in Agile Teams

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours