Senior SQL Developer/Database Administrator


Silver Search Inc

Senior SQL Developer/Database Administrator New York, NY

NYC based client is seeking a Senior Database Developer to design, develop and maintain our Microsoft SQL Server-based applications.


• Develop and maintain database-related aspects of applications based upon SQL Server 2019, SQL Server 2017, SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2008 R2 as well as Azure SQL Database

• Database design and development

• ETL development with SSIS. Additionally, knowledge of Wherescape is a plus

• Implement query optimizations and performance improvement

• Troubleshooting of issues related to existing database functionality

• Knowledge of certain DBA activities – partitioning, file management, replication, backups, index maintenance, etc.

• Creation of technical documentation

• Work with client’s external DBA services provider


• Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Information Technology, or equivalent from an accredited college or university

• 8+ years of recent hands-on database experience, including tables, indexes, triggers, queries, stored procedures and functions

• Extensive hands-on experience with SQL Server 2017, SQL Server 2014, SQL Server 2008 R2


• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

• Exceptional attention to detail and time management

• Be a self-starter and work well independently as well as in a collaborative team environment

• Comfortable interacting with executive team members and cross-department

• Ability to quickly absorb business, technical and market concepts

• Proven ability to work calmly under tight deadlines or in critical situations

• Demonstrated problem solving and troubleshooting abilities

• Data modeling experience with both relational and dimensional data models

• Query optimization and performance tuning experience, including execution plan analysis

• Solid understanding of SQL Server Database Administration activities, including configuration, backup management, monitoring, and recovery

• Experience with Microsoft Development Tooling, including Visual Studio, SSMS, SQL Server Development Tools, etc.

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