Database Developer in Herndon, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 10/4/2019

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    Herndon, VA
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Job Description

Our client is a leading provider of higher education information and services to individuals and their families. They are committed to developing technologies to ensure students have all the tools they may need to succeed. Our client is currently seeking a Database Developer to join their dedicated team.

Due to client requirement, applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Database Developer:

  • Contribute to the development of technical design decisions involving the database
  • Assist PMs and Architects in developing full life cycle documentation; document all activities
  • Ensure adherence to departmental and organizational policies and standards
  • Proactively work to identify and address any database/application performance issues
  • Evaluate new database technologies 
  • Maintain an in-depth understanding of industry trends 

Requirements of the Database Developer

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent preferred
  • At least 7 years of experience in the analysis, design, and development of relational databases and in the design and development of Oracle databases
  • At least 2 years of experience in the design and development of Postgres databases
  • Experience in logical database modeling and physical database design
  • Proficiency with SQL and database procedural languages
  • Knowledge of distributed databases and partitioning; and of scalable data architectures
  • Java programming and scripting language experience
  • Excellent communication, problem solving, customer service, analytical, and interpersonal relationship skills

Keywords: Database Developer, Computer Science, SQL,  logical database modeling, physical database design, Postgres databases

Job ID: 330061

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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