SQL Developer

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  • Location:

    Twin Cities, United States

  • Sector:

    Information Technology

  • Contact:

    Steve Whiting

  • Published:

    7 months ago

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Our client is an International technology company that provides products and services in the financial services industry that enables companies to be more efficient. They wish to hire an SQL Developer to deliver specialist SQL Server solutions and processes to enable business and client requirements, as well as development of database solutions as part of wider application deliveries.

Essential daily duties will include:-

  • Design and develop SQL solutions to support scalable data transformations and transfers of Data from other parties outside of the company
  • Design and Develop Power BI/SSRS reports and dashboard within a central framework/architecture
  • Develop complex, scalable SQL deliverables as part of a wider application delivery project
  • Review and translate requirements, ensuring sufficient information is provided to enable successful delivery
  • Provide estimates for requested pieces of work
  • Support and input into implementation plans for application deliveries and data transformations/transfers
  • Ensure SQL developments are undertaken in-line with defined processes, to schedule and budget
  • Ensure SQL developments adhere to stated non-functional requirements and are fully Unit Tested
  • Carry out internal data transfers between systems, as well as transfers from external providers to enable activities such as new business wins
  • Provide regular progress updates to IT Project Managers
  • Provide progress updates and appropriate escalations to IT Service Management for any IT Service issues
  • Produce documentation required to enable IT support teams to support the solution successfully going forward
  • Out of hours support of applications/solutions may be required
  • Develop standard, generic processes for reuse in future solutions

Job Requirements:-

  • Bachelors’ Degree in a relevant discipline
  • Experience and proven track record of  successfully delivering SQL (2016 and later) and Power BI/SQL Reporting (2016 and later) solutions to schedule and budget
  • Strong T-SQL, experience in creating complex Stored Procedures, Triggers, UDF’s and CLR’s
  • Database design, modeling, projects and deployment processes
  • Experience of Visual Studio Inc. Team Foundation Server for Source Control and Bug Tracking
  • Experience working with both onshore and offshore remote teams
  • Experienced in using Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio)
  • Effective communication skills working with both IT and non-IT colleagues
  • Experience working and delivering as part of projects and/or IT releases
  • The ability to identify and manage risks, issues and actions related to project/release deliveries and/or IT services.
  • Understanding of Design, Build & Testing approaches and strategies
  • Experience in troubleshooting, performance tuning and maintenance of database solutions
  • Experience of SSIS, Data Warehousing (Star / Snowflake Schema / DAX), automated TFS Build and Deployment, Powershell an advantage