Senior SQL Server Database Engineer (Santa Monica, CA)

  • Santa Monica
  • Confidential
  • 5-10 years
  • 09 Apr 2015

  • Project/ Program Management IT

  • IT/ Technology - Software/ Services, IT/ Technology - Hardware & Networking
Job Description


Work closely with the engineering group to design and implement databases, recommend solutions and mentor others as necessary
Review and approve all schema changes in the application
Develop and maintain SQL Server 2008 stored procedures, user defined functions, triggers and indexes
Responsible for performance tuning of slow Queries and optimized for faster response
Design and implement data warehouse solutions, such as differential data
Analyze Load Test results before deploying major database versions to Production
Work closely with network operations, QA and application development Team

Required Skills and Experience

5 years of database engineering experience with Microsoft SQL Server databases
Hands on experience with SQL Server indexes and execution plans
Experience performance tuning SQL Server databases and troubleshooting bugs
Experience with SQL Server tools and services, such as SSIS, ETL, cubes, db monitoring
Experience with SSIS, SSAS and SSRS is a plus
Ability to multi-task, prioritize and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Strong problem solving skills and a detail-oriented mindset
Must be a high energy team player with a positive attitude

Other Desired Skills

Experience with SaaS (Software-as-a-Service)
Experience with low level SQL internals
Experience with Microsoft Visual Studio Database Projects and Team System