Database Administrator

camas, Washington

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Database Administrator
Our client is looking for a Database Administrator to join their team. This position designs and implement relational databases in a multi-system 24×7 environment. Develop strategies for data acquisitions, backups, archive recovery, and general implementation of a database for testing and production use. Cleans and maintains databases by archiving old data, building indexes, installing updates, and optimizing for performance. Evaluate software tools to facilitate database support. Keep informed of current information technology and business applications. Assist management in developing future data management strategies including IaaS/PaaS solutions.

This role is Hybrid in Vancouver and Camas, WA. 1-2 days a week on-site.

Database Administrator Responsibilities
Create, maintain, document, and manage an enterprise Microsoft SQL Server database environment for production and development.

Administration of relational database software including:
Version installation, patches, and upgrades.
Create database architecture, design and implement files, tables, security, stored procedure and processes.
Develop and monitor procedures for database backup and recovery.
Support data conversions.
IaaS, PaaS cloud database implementations.
Support ETL technology.
Data warehouse and data analytics support.
Capacity planning, performance optimizing and monitoring.
Provide problem resolution in routine and emergency situations.

Application support:
Migration of application code and object in dev, test, and production environments.
Applications database production support.
Application database architecture and performance.
Application database IaaS and PaaS cloud solution support.

Database Administrator Qualifications
Education: B.S. degree in Computer Science and/or equivalent DBA training and experience. Formal training and/or certification in Oracle database administration. Experience in MS SQL server database administration.
5 years of experience with MS SQL Server. Formal training and/or experience in application development.
Proven problem-solving skills.
IaaS and PaaS cloud solution experience.
Data warehouse, data analytics architecture and support.
Effective and efficient use of MS Office software and communication products.

Bonus Skill:
Amazon Web Services (AWS) support and administration experience.

Salary: $115-140K (DOE)

Benefits are available to eligible VanderHouwen contractors and include coverage for medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, and matching 401k.

About VanderHouwen
VanderHouwen is an award-winning, Women-Owned, WBENC certified professional staffing firm. Founded in 1987, VanderHouwen has been successfully placing experienced professionals throughout the Pacific Northwest and nationwide. Our recruitment teams are highly specialized in either Technology and IT, Engineering, or Accounting and Finance career markets. Our recruiters value building meaningful, professional relationships with each candidate as well as developing honed knowledge of companies’ staffing needs and workplaces. Partner with us to land your next exciting career.

VanderHouwen is an Equal Opportunity Employer and participates in E-Verify. VanderHouwen does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, or any other characteristic protected by applicable local, state or federal civil rights laws.


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