Database Developer (Chicago Office)

At the end of the day we believe in one thing: #DoThingsPeopleLove. Every action and decision we make manifests in this notion. Layered within this idea are the opportunities and responsibilities that allow us to practice what we preach.

The database developer engages with internal teams working on current and new clients to understand business requirements for the development of business process solutions.  They design, implement and support multiple solutions with an eye towards performance, scalability, ease of maintenance and quality.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Manage, create, and augment data processing initiatives with the goal of optimization and efficiency. Conceptualize, create, and deploy client solutions at a high level.
  • Learn and contribute to business-case logic in support of analytic efforts in a pro-active and collaborative way.
  • Develop and modify web sites and services in support of client initiatives.
  • Create systems and develop process automation in a Windows environment.
  • Execution of the receipt, loading, and organization of all client-specific data in support of analytic, reporting, and data-processing initiatives.  Ability to solve problems using both set-based and linear programming where necessary.
  • Assist in reviewing current processes and recommend standardization/optimization with the team

REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum 4 years professional experience as a SQL Server Database Developer
  • High degree of proficiency with T-SQL, SSIS, SSRS
  • 1+ year experience with Azure SQL Data Warehouse and related tools is highly desirable
  • Strong experience in a traditional programming language such as Python or C#
  • Good working knowledge of ASP.NET
  • Experience in recommending and successfully implementing new ideas, thinking and methods
  • Interpersonal and persuasive skills used effectively with business owners and users to understand needs, and design and implement solutions.
  • Project Management experience with emphasis on solution focus, manage multiple projects simultaneously, SDLC knowledge is a plus.
  • Ability to problem solve with forward thinking ideas
  • Must be detail oriented, experience in creating work plans
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related degree

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