SQL Server Developer

Flexential - Denver, CO (30+ days ago)3.1


Data Administrator
Flexential stands for something not often found in the world of IT transformation: the human touch. The best infrastructure solutions aren’t about infrastructure, they’re about people. With a mission to accelerate customer success through people and technology, we build trusted relationships and deliver tailored, value-added and reliable solutions to demonstrate the power of people in a technical world.

Utilizing our people, values and reliable performance, Flexential is deeply invested in the success of our 4,200+ customers, who trust us to deliver core data center solutions of colocation and connectivity, as well as cloud, managed solutions and professional services. Flexential’s robust suite of assets spans 21 domestic and international markets and comprises 41 highly redundant and connectivity-rich data centers.

Essential Functions:
Data manipulation / organization
Extract and consolidate data from a variety of data sources and platforms (e.g., relational databases, flat files, spreadsheets, etc.)Solid understanding of data structure and organization
Effectively upload data to analysis environments (SQL Server, etc.)Utilize T-SQL/PL-SQL queries for data analysis
Utilize tools familiar to the business to display results (Excel, PowerPoint, BI tools etc.)
Data analysis
Contribute to the development of business requirements and translate them into actionable data analysis plans
Help determine and identify relevant data points and relationships that positively contribute to analysis goals
Participate in generating meaningful, accurate, traceable, results from available data that effectively answer business questions
Assist with summarizing and presenting results internally to work teams and externally to client audiences

Requisite Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:Technical:
Solid understanding of MS SQL Server Database Engine
Solid understanding of business level data presentation tools (Excel, Excel pivots, Power Pivot a plus)
Experienced in T-SQL (PL-SQL a plus)Oracle SQL BI Tools
Teradata SQL BI Tools
Microsoft SQL Server BI Tools a plus (SSIS, SSAS, SSRS)

General:
Ability to multi-task
Strong communication (oral and written) and interpersonal skills required to interact with colleagues and clients
Excellent at troubleshooting issues
Focus on continuous improvement and automation
Ability to develop productive business relationships with internal and external team members through cooperation, courtesy, and professionalism
Ability to meet deadlines without compromising quality of work
Willingness to learn new technologies
Able to work with general direction and feedback
Ability to show initiative and results within scope of responsibilities
Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite

Desired Experience:
4+ years SQL Server 2005/2008 experience: MS SQL Server Database Engine (T-SQL)SSIS/SSAS/SSRS a plus
A fundamental knowledge and ability to understand technology, information systems, data, and business processes
Internships or related work experience is a plus
Education, Training & Certifications: Bachelor's degree in MIS, Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field