Sr. SQL Database Administrator


On Site
USD55 - USD60
Contract - W2


Sr. SQL Database Administrator

Job Details

job summary:

We are looking for Sr. SQL Database Administrator for a contract to hire role in the San Antonio/ Austin area who can come onsite as needed to San Antonio office. You must also have a very strong background with PostGreSQL and Microsoft Server Databases.

Additional qualifications are as follows:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent IT experience.

  • 5+ years of experience in RDBMS administration with medium to large databases in an enterprise environment and an emphasis on performance tuning and production support.

  • Expert in Database Administration.

  • Expert ability in operating systems that databases reside on such as Microsoft Windows, Redhat Linux, and IBM AIX

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Proficient in Microsoft computer applications.

Additional Preferred Skills:

  • Expert in designing and developing data aggregation and reporting using SQL API of each respective RDBMS

  • Expert in schema normalization, index tuning, performance enhancement via code refactoring, and bulk data import/extract

  • Expert in automating repeatable tasks via automation scripting using tools such as PowerShell, Python, Bash, Chef, Jenkins, PHP/PERL or Ansible

location: SAN ANTONIO, Texas

job type: Contract

salary: $55 - 60 per hour

work hours: 8am to 4pm

education: Bachelors


As a Senior Database Administrator, you are our troubleshooter. You are responsible for administering, controlling, and optimizing the organization's database management systems such as Oracle, DB2, Microsoft SQL, and Postgres databases and for providing support to those who consume them. You'll use your strong problem-solving skills to ensure that the systems are performing optimally and meet our high standards. You believe in effective communication and will have the opportunity to address potential problems and solutions to complex issues. More than that, this role is about constant improvement and doing so with our signature all-win approach in mind.

  • Design, implement, and tune schema changes to existing commercially licensed and in-house databases. Optimize modifications to existing database deployments

  • Create documentation for database environments per bank policy and follow change control procedures

  • Provide database design, direction, and support to business users. Troubleshoot common data access problems

  • Provide guidance to customers and applications developers with database related questions

  • Configure and set up disaster recovery environments

  • Configure and set up test environments


  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors

  • SQL
  • SQL Server
  • Automation
  • PostgreSQL
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • Linux
  • Oracle

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    At Randstad Digital, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact

    Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad Digital offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility).

    Applications accepted on ongoing basis until filled.

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