Senior Database Administrator (SQL)

  • Company: Adecco
  • Posted: December 21, 2016
  • Reference ID: 1632528541

A Senior Database Administrator (SQL) Direct Hire opportunity in Seattle WA is available courtesy Adecco Engineering and Technology. Our client a leading financial services company is looking for an innovative and experienced SQL Server DBA to lead their database operations and strategy. Their cutting edge software enables investment professionals to transform the precision and efficiency of their back office operations. You will be collaborative, continually improving and work well in a rapidly growing, vibrant workplace. Your role will be to own our back-end database, including design, development, performance tuning, and replication.

Your key responsibilities will be --
Technical leadership in designing, developing, administering, and optimizing our SQL server databases and environment.
Define and further develop database physical structure and functional capabilities, database security, database backup, and recovery specifications.
Evangelize database coding optimization standards, including best practices for table design, query writing, use of functions, etc.
Optimize database performance tuning.
Maintain system updates, services patches, and compatibility.
Forecast and allocate database storage.
Actively monitor production to provide recommendations on how to predict and avoid issues.
Work effectively with management and team members to clarify needs and priorities.
Own feature areas and deliverables from the database perspective.
Ensure adequate testing of all product releases and updates.
Continually grow skills to enhance your technical expertise.
You will have -

BA/BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent.
5+ years of experience as a Software Engineer.
Extensive experience with SQL Server.
In-depth knowledge database administration and optimization.
In-depth knowledge of TSQL: stored procedures, understanding of general database structure.
Broad experience in troubleshooting.
Ability to work as part of a team with minimal supervision in a results-oriented, fast-paced dynamic environment.
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.

We would love for you to have --

Professional experience in the financial services industry.
Masters degree in relevant major.

If you are interested in this Direct Hire Senior Database Administrator (SQL) job in Seattle, WA then please click APPLY NOW. If you have questions about the position please contact Sukanya Chidambara at 206-682-2170 or email For other opportunities available at Adecco Engineering and Technical go to

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