Robert Half International Mid-level Database Administrator in Fort Lauderdale, Florida


Robert Half Technology is looking for a database administrator who loves the challenge of solving problems with multiple layers of complexity. If you are an efficient problem solver with highly tuned decision making skills, this may be the position for you! Email: [email protected]

What you get to do every single day:

  • Install, configure, and maintain all SQL Server instances across development, staging, and production environments

  • Ensure database server topology, configuration, and maintenance are designed and executed to meet SLA objectives

  • Advise on database design, tuning options, and other potential issues

  • Fix SQL Server service outages as they occur, including after hours and weekends

  • Configure SQL Server monitoring utilities to minimize false alarms

  • Baseline system performance and monitor for deviation, recommending and implementing improvements to slow running queries

  • When performance issues arise, you'll figure out the most effective way to increase performance including hardware purchases, server configuration changes, or index/query changes

What you bring to the role:

  • Bachelor's Degree and 4+ years database experience

  • Strong knowledge of SQL Server

  • Experience tuning queries to improve performance

  • Previous experience in production environments and being on-call

  • Experience building and maintaining documentation

  • Storage and server hardware knowledge a plus



  • Minimum Five years of experience in MS SQL 2016/2014/2012

  • Database Administration in a Windows environment is required

  • Good understanding of the Oracle 12c/11g database, all related utilities and tools

  • At least two solid years of database software installation database generation and database configuration skills is a must

  • Should be experienced in Database and Systems analysis

  • Strong ability to work on multiple projects involving resources from multiple sources while maintaining optimum service levels

  • A good understanding of the underlying Windows operating system

  • A good knowledge of the physical database design

  • Ability to perform Database performance tuning and monitoring

  • Experience in code migration, database change management and data management through the various stages of the development life cycle

  • Provide a strategic database direction for the organization

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As a technology staffing firm, we can't think of a more fitting mantra. We're extreme believers in technology and the incredible things it can do. But we know that behind every smart piece of software, every powerful processor, and every brilliant line of code is an even more brilliant person.

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We understand not only the art of matching people, but also the science of technology. We use a proprietary matching tool that helps our staffing professionals connect just the right person to just the right job. And our network of industry connections and strategic partners remains unmatched.

Apply for this job now or contact our branch office at 888.490.4429 to learn more about this position.

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Salary: $33.66 - 40.87/hr

Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL

Date Posted: February 11, 2019

Employment Type: Contract

Job Reference: 01020-9501768123

Staffing Area: Technology & IT