Senior SQL Server DBA

RESPONSIBILITIES: A Kforce client is looking for a Senior SQL Server DBA in Glastonbury, Connecticut (CT). Summary: The candidate will work closely with Project Management, Business Analysis, Quality and the Management Team during all phases of the SDLC and will ensure that deadlines are met, and output is of the highest quality. The successful candidate will be responsible for the development and sustainment of the SQL Server Warehouse, ensuring its operational readiness (security, health and performance), executing data loads and performing data modeling in support of all departments. The data warehouse supports an enterprise application suite of program management tools. This is a hands-on position requiring solid technical skills, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills. Responsibilities: Design, develop and maintain required reports using SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) Optimize database schemas, queries, cubes and reports Implement complex business logic requirements Data analysis to verify solutions are correct Database monitoring and troubleshooting Implement new technology, plug-ins and APIs Maintain and operate SQL Server development and production environments Provide end-to-end technical support and problem resolution Respond to business requests in a professional manner with high sense of urgency Perform scheduled maintenance and support release deployment activities after hours REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Mathematics Microsoft training and certification will be considered a strong asset 5+ years hands-on MS SQL Server Administration experience required Experience building/optimizing cubes with SQL queries and experience with Analysis Services (SSAS) and Reporting Services (SSRS) including database development, deployment, configuration, security and troubleshooting Strong proficiency with core Microsoft Office Tools, specifically Excel Understanding of insurance data and experience building insurance reporting solutions would be an advantage Experience with the full Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) Experience working in a high availability environment Excellent logical and problem-solving abilities Knowledge of Business Objects would be an advantage Knowledge of Microsoft Azure would be an advantage Self-motivated and self-directed with a get-it-done personality Very high attention to detail even in a rapidly changing environment 35 Hour Work Week/5% 401k Match/22 Days Paid Vacation/Health & Dental Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Don't Be Fooled

The fraudster will send a check to the victim who has accepted a job. The check can be for multiple reasons such as signing bonus, supplies, etc. The victim will be instructed to deposit the check and use the money for any of these reasons and then instructed to send the remaining funds to the fraudster. The check will bounce and the victim is left responsible.