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Sr Database Developer Architect

  • Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
  • Type: Contract
  • Job #60258
  • Salary: $60.00

Our client in Springfield Ma is seeking a Senior Database Engineer/Architect for a contract role.

Consultants must be able to work on our W2.
No corp-to-corp submissions accepted for this role.

Top skills required for the Senior Database Engineer/Architect

  • Sr level team leader, 10+ years in SQL Server based application design and development
  • Database table schema design and implementation
  • Performance tuning, “where systems bog down”
  • Familiarity with investment management portfolio and market data
  • 7-10+ years working with MS SQL Server

Senior Database Engineer/Architect Overview
Investment Management middle office Database Developer/Architect has a combination of experience in technical, investment, and people skills working in a fast paced, innovative, and collaborative environment.  Both emotional intelligence and the ability to solve complex problems and communicate effectively are key to success. Ideally, candidate will have a strong background in Data Engineering and development skills to solve a variety of market risk analytic business issues.  Robust experience in cloud platforms is a plus. Position is for a team lead/developer to support a key transformation effort involving the processing of data to be used by quantitative business analysts.   Efforts includes analysis, design, development, testing, migration to production, and documentation.


  • Model / Design new database solutions to new problems including application support, scalability, redundancy, and recovery
  • Ensure database support for front end user application to maintain and enhance complex data tasks
  • Understand and enhance complex database models
  • Create and maintain complex SQL procedures, triggers, and TVFs.
  • In-depth knowledge of referential integrity constraints and indexing
  • Analyzing different user requirements and coming up with specifications for the various database applications
  • Follow and enhance in-house coding standards
  • Troubleshoot/bug-fix SQL including performance optimization
  • Database administration
  • Profile server resource usage and optimize as necessary
  • Assist in Compliance efforts to include, reporting, auditing, and implementation
  • Use database code repositories for change (GIT) management


  • 10+ years in SQL Server based application design and development
  • Database table schema design and implementation
  • Familiarity with investment management portfolio and market data
  • Ability to function well in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with competing priorities
  • Ability to build strong working relationships across the organization
  • Strong communications, both written and verbal, in leading teams and coordinating with peers and other disciplines on driving projects/issues to closure.
  • Commitment to organizational excellence and constant awareness to seek opportunities to improve processes/quality of deliverables.
  • Strong and effective team player in working with various disciplines and peer groups
  • 10+ years of solid relational database experience
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