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SkillSoft is seeking a talented Senior Microsoft SQL Database Developer to join our Software Development Team.
We are seeking talent for this role in either Nashua, NH or Rochester, NY.
Focused on creating learning management application systems, the Senior Database Developer will be responsible for providing innovative database solutions to development projects as well as technical leadership in the execution of projects.
Interact with stakeholders to convert business requirements into functional specifications
Work with the cross-functional team to come-up with the effective design approach
Understand system wide ramifications; create and communicate database design components under MS SQL Server
Develop and performance tune database solutions and integrate them into the JAVA based web application
Provide database maintenance support for rest of the development team
Offer database and application best practices support to rest of the development team
Troubleshoot performance issues related to database and other parts of the web based application
Skills & Experience
7+ years experience in MS SQL Server development
3+ years commercial JAVA software development
Demonstrated experience in the full lifecycle of software development from design through support
Ability to translate business requirements into functional specifications and development scope
Ability to create and communicate complex database design, understand system-wide ramifications, development and performance tuning database application components under MS SQL Server
Thorough understanding of database engine internals, database coding best practices and query tuning principles
Proficiency with writing stored procedures, triggers, and functions and ability to provide database development assistance and code for software engineers
Complete working knowledge of web technologies such as Java, JSP/Struts to provide database operational support for web development efforts
Ability to troubleshoot and debug both application and database problems
Experience working with remote and /or outsourcing team is a plus
BSCS or BSEE or equivalent experience
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