FASTTEK GLOBALpowered by Fast Switch - Great Lakes
(734) 744-9373
New Hudson, Michigan
Database Engineer III (Lead) #899437
Job Description:
Candidate will work on a team that is responsible for developing, customizing, supporting, and deploying database applications for clients. 
Required skill set for this position is as follows:
  • Collaborate with product owner and or database architect to improve upon database designs or performance
  • Work with Business Analysts to properly document design as well as assist with exploring possible database designs for future enhancements.
  • Work with project team to create efficient, flexible, and scalable database.
  • Develop Triggers to validate data and protect the database.
  • Create required TSQL and CLR stored procedures to support API or application development.
  • Assist in mentoring application programmers in the creation of stored procedures
  • Create functions and views as needed to enhance business process or database performance.
  • Work with the Database administrations team to enhance internal tracking and analysis tools
  • Work with Database Administration manager to improved application deliver processes and procedures.
  • Work with application support personnel to assist with defining application enhancement requests.
  • Assist with application integration with existing third party applications for internal and external clients.
  • Assist with Database administration duties as needed.
  • Assist with customer deployments as needed
  • Assist with data migration from old system to new system when installation is replacing an existing system. Again as needed
  • Maintain quality service by advising on and complying with organizational standards.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies
  • Contribute to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
In addition to the responsibilities mentioned above, tasks relating to the following area will be assigned as required:
  • Interaction with current and potential customers regarding the use of Engineering tools
  • Provide feedback on product needs and processes
  • Education/Training
Required Education and Training:
  • BS in Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, or equivalent
  • At least five years’ experience in database administration or development with MS-SQL Server 2008R2 or later database platforms
Required Specialized Knowledge and Skills:
  • Solid understanding of relational database modeling concepts
  • Eight or more years of database development experience
  • Development work utilizing SQL Server 2016 TSQL enhancements a plus
  • Database Modeling experience (OLTP) DM and or DW would be a plus
  • Proficient in TSQL performance tuning techniques.
  • Experience with implementing multiple schemes and security management
  • Familiarity with CLR, and willingness to learn and participate in a C# environment
  • Working Knowledge of SSIS package development utilizing transactions and logging
  • Experience with SSRS and SSAS are a plus
  • SQL server administration experience. You also have the basics of running Microsoft SQL Server — users, permission, backups, recovery, monitoring, and that sort of thing.
  • Working knowledge of SQL Server 2016 security model is a plus
  • Experience with file stream is a plus
  • Experience managing a “Big Data” or NOSQL environment is a plus
  • Sound knowledge of traditional as well as agile software development methodologies
  • Knowledge of Scrum methodology of agile software development and its application
  • Strong knowledge of systems and software development lifecycles; application integration techniques;
  • Excellent skill in communicating orally and in writing with people
  • Excellent troubleshooting ability
  • Highly effective working in a team, as well as working independently
  • Proficient working on various projects together at the same time and achieving resounding success
Additional Info:
At FastTek Global, Our Purpose is Our People and Our Planet. We come to work each day and are reminded we are helping people find their success stories. Also, Doing the right thing is our mantra.  We act responsibly, give back to the communities we serve and have a little fun along the way.
We have been doing this with pride, dedication and plain, old-fashioned hard work for 24 years!
FastTek Global is a financially strong, privately held company that is 100% consultant and client focused, operating in nearly half of the states in the U.S., Europe and India.
We've differentiated ourselves by being fast, flexible, creative and honest. Throw out everything you've heard, seen, or felt about every other IT Consulting company. We do unique things and we do them for Fortune 10, Fortune 500, and technology start-up companies.
Our benefits are second to none and thanks to our flexible benefit options you can choose the benefits you need or want, options include:
  • Medical and Dental (FastTek pays majority of the medical program)
  • Vision
  • Personal Time Off (PTO) Program
  • Long Term Disability (100% paid)
  • Life Insurance (100% paid)
  • 401(k) with immediate vesting and 3% (of salary) dollar-for-dollar match
Plus, we have a lucrative employee referral program and an employee recognition culture.
FastTek Global was named one of the Top Work Places in Michigan by the Detroit Free Press in 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019 and 2020!
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