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SQL Developer

on June 10, 2021 / by ,

Website DSS, Inc.

Immediate Opening


The SQL Developer is responsible for database design ensuring stability, reliability and performance on platforms that span multiple applications and environments.


Successful candidate will perform a combination of the functions shown below, plus other duties as assigned.

  • Recommend and develop data strategies to address industry requirements and business needs
  • Leverage modern software development and DevSecOps tools and processes to automate repetitive tasks
  • Provide support for database activities in Azure and AWS
  • Participate in developing meaningful cloud metrics and reporting
  • Participate in database platform recommendations including backups, clustering, mirroring, replication, failover and high availability
  • Mentor teammates through education and support
  • Analyze expensive provisioning, queries, deadlocks and/or bottlenecks and remediate accordingly

Essential Duties:

  • Develop, design, monitor and support MS SQL and SQL Azure Databases

Skills Required:

  • Knowledgeable on MS SQL Server 2012-2017 and Azure databases as a service
  • Capable of running Perfmon or SQL tools to analyze and troubleshoot SQL performance and capacity
  • Capable of writing and troubleshooting store procedures and triggers
  • Knowledge of Azure DevOps and GIT development
  • Ability to function as a team player and multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills; capable of writing proposals or papers, acting as a vendor liaison and making presentations to customers or professional peers
  • Ability to develop technical specifications and interpret business requirements
  • Capable of managing and working on multiple projects and tasks
  • Ability to automate processes and manage priorities effectively to achieve optimal results
  • Strong understanding of IIS, Active Directory and DNS
  • Capable of designing and tuning databases for custom applications


  • C# or similar programming language



  • Bachelor’s degree


  • Master’s degree

Certification(s), Licenses:


  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) preferred.
  • Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD) preferred


Years of experience in a similar role:


  • Two-plus years of MS SQL Development and Administration
  • Two-plus years of working with MS SQL as the backend for an enterprise application


  • Two-plus years of C# development
  • Two-plus years of .NET development


  • Standing 10% per day
  • Sitting 80% per day
  • Walking 5% per day
  • Stooping 5% per day
  • Lifting Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. unassisted
  • Computer Work 80% per day
  • Telephone Work 10% per day
  • Reading 10% per day
  • Other, please specify

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you need an accommodation seeking employment with DSS, Inc., please email or call (561) 284-7373. Accommodations are made on a case-by-case basis.

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SQL Developer