Senior SQL Database Administrator


Indianapolis, IN

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 393 days ago


Kforce is hiring a Senior SQL Database Administrator in the Indianapolis, IN area. Overview: This position is being opened as a resource for all division teams to utilize. Every group has SQL databases of some sort, however none of our teams have a true Database Administrator. This resource would have two primary responsibilities: The first would be to reactively respond to client (internal and external) needs. The second would involve proactively looking at our various servers/databases (internal and external) to identify scalability and performance issues. This resource would likely work very closely with the Information Services department, however be focused solely on division products.

Essential Functions:

  • Research root cause for SQL Server performance related issues, and work with team to recommend/implement fixes
  • Proactively identify performance gains in various SQL Server databases (e.g. index strategies, TempDB configuration, partitioning, compression)
  • Effectively work independently to identify issues and come up with options, then work with teams to implement
  • Comfortable explaining rationale behind recommendations to various audiences (e.g. SQL Architects, Developers, Project Managers, etc.)


  • 5+ years of SQL Server DBA experience
  • Experience with SQL Server Integration Services (deployment/management for project and package models) (optional)
  • Experience installing/configuring SSRS/SSAS solutions (optional)
  • SQL Azure (or other Azure DB related skills) (optional)

JobID: 1662053-EQG