Mid-Level SQL DBA/Programmer

    • Miami Springs, FL

Kforce has a client seeking a Mid-Level SQL DBA/Programmer in Doral, FL. Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for installing, configuring and maintaining all databases and conducts related database administration while working closely with the Director of Information Technology
  • Ensures database replication is active and current
  • Monitors, tests and performs recovery operations with stored and archived data and images using network storage devices
  • Monitors systems and platforms for availability
  • Maintains the system integrity and security; maintaining data standard
  • Oversees backup, clustering, mirroring, replication and failover
  • Develops, manages and tests backup and recovery plans; restores and recovers corrupted databases
  • Ensures that storage, archiving, backup and recovery procedures are functioning correctly
  • Monitors performance and manages parameters to provide fast query responses to 'front end' users
  • Designs and develops subsequent phases of all reporting systems
  • Establishes the needs of users and monitors user access and security; controls access permissions and privileges according to organizational protocols
  • Maintains applications, tests and installs new solutions
  • Installs and tests upgrades and patches
  • Proactively addresses potential system failures
  • Provides 24/7 support for critical situations
  • Evaluates and recommends new database technologies
  • Creates and troubleshoots MS SQL and other SQL based systems
  • Works closely with IT project managers, database programmers, developers, engineers and others throughout the business to ensure effective and efficient operations and database administration
  • Communicates regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database mapping out the 'conceptual designs' for a planned database in outline
  • Refines the 'physical designs' to meet system storage requirements

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or equivalent job experience required
  • The Database Administrator must possess at least four (4) years of progressively responsible experience related to the technical aspects of data processing, office automation, data communications, and their applications
  • Must be familiar with current terminology and methodology of the same
  • Experience with comprehensive system analysis, design, programming, implementation integration and management
  • Proven experience in SQL database administration, prominent programming languages such as Perl, ASP Script, JavaScript, C/C++, etc., and technical writing
  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must have excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate with individuals at all levels of the organization
  • Familiarity with healthcare applications, terminology and workflows strongly preferred; The individual must be able to handle a variety of situations using tact and diplomacy
  • Must work well in a team environment, as well as individually and remain abreast of technical developments, techniques and user programs
  • Must be able to manage multiple projects/responsibilities simultaneously to achieve desired business results
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.

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