Database Developer

Information Technology
Full-time
40 hours/12 months
October 10, 2018

Summary

The database developer maintains and enhances central business and academic database systems including implementing projects that improve performance and usability of the systems for university customers; performs routine maintenance and end user support.

Responsibilities

  • Install, maintain, and administer Microsoft SQL Server databases and related applications; Install and upgrade database instances as well as IT applications; Create and execute test plans for upgrades.
  • Assist with developing forms and reports, designing database structure, tuning queries, assigning proper indexes, and creating triggers or stored procedures.
  • Contribute information and recommendations to enhance departmental processes and applications to accomplish goals and add value to current business practices. 
  • Troubleshoot database software issues following priority policies and tracking resolution status in system of record.
  • Assist departments with technical report writing and training as required.
  • Assist in the management of database and applications user accounts and security.
  • Other duties as dictated by database support requirements in accomplishing end user requests.

 

Qualifications

  • Must be a self-starter willing to take initiative, work independently and manage multiple projects with converging deadlines.
  • Must demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills (both oral and written). Must be a problem solver demonstrating the ability to work effectively with diverse personalities and end user capabilities.
  • Must exercise sound judgement and experience in development of technology solutions to business problems.  
  • Working knowledge of MS SQL (2016+) database software
  • Working knowledge of Windows OS (2012R2+)
  • 3-5 years experience programming, administering or otherwise supporting relational database management system (RDBMS) required
  • 1 year experience using SQL/TSQL required
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • 3-5 years experience working with relational databases.