Database Administrator - onsite

Be part of the team that drives our company forward, transforming ideas into real-world tools and platforms that support the business and spur innovation.

Portland, OR


<p><strong>At Connection, our purpose is simple: we connect people with technology. From hardware&mdash;PCs, printers, servers, and more&mdash;to cutting-edge cloud, cybersecurity, and professional IT services, we design, build, and support the IT solutions that thousands of companies, schools, and government agencies rely on every day. We like to think of ourselves as the IT Department for our customers&rsquo; IT Department. Our company started out almost 40 years ago with two employees and a phone line. Today we&rsquo;re a Fortune 1000 IT solutions partner operating in 174 countries around the world&mdash;still driven by that startup mentality and guided by our original purpose.</strong></p>

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Full Time

Overview: <br /> <p>Connection has a fantastic opportunity through our Technical Staffing division for a SQL DBA in Portland, OR. This is a direct hire opportunity for a terrific end-client in the retail industry.&nbsp;</p> <p>The End client has fantastic benefits and great growth opportunities.</p>
Responsibilities: <ul> <li>Develop and maintain the SQL database environment.</li> <li>Build new reports utilizing SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and PowerBI.</li> <li>Verify database synchronization.</li> <li>Perform SQL database queries.</li> <li>Perform Database investigations.</li> <li>Monitor database backup policies for disaster recovery.</li> <li>Provides escalated support for IT.</li> <li>Provides escalated support to Point of Sale (POS) Support Team.</li> <li>Develop and maintain the deployment of software, software updates, and operating system updates.</li> <li>Assist in testing and evaluating new software, hardware, and resources for the domain.</li> <li>Update, repair, modify, and expand existing programs.</li> <li>Assist with designing, developing, testing, and supporting new software applications to meet organizational needs based on business requirements and industry best practices.</li> <li>Develop and deploy improved UI/UX for existing programs.</li> <li>Use scripting and programming methods to perform domain maintenance and build administrative tools.</li> <li>Ensure timely, effective, and high-quality delivery of software into production.</li> <li>Create required technical documentation.</li> <li>Communicate with project managers, users, and other developers to meet customer specified IT requirements.</li> <li>Support domain networks, servers, desktop systems, and applications in order to identify all relevant issues and ensure prompt corrective action.</li> <li>Configure and maintain RemoteApp, Exchange, Active Directory, SQL, File, and various application servers</li> </ul>
Requirements: <br /> <ul> <li>Bachelor&rsquo;s degree in software development or four years of experience in related field.</li> <li>Working knowledge of VB, C#, HTML5, CSS, PHP, T-SQL, and JavaScript.</li> <li>Experience with SSRS and PowerBI</li> <li>Must have extensive experience with Microsoft SQL 2014/2019.</li> <li>Working knowledge of networking and network equipment, including: Windows Active Directory and group policy management; Windows Server 2008 R2 and above.</li> </ul>