Western EcoSystems Technology, Inc. (WEST) a dynamic medium size consulting firm with offices across the United States and Canada. We are looking for a full time Database Developer-Administrator in Fort Collins, CO, Laramie or Cheyenne, WY. Since 1990, WEST has grown to be one of the premier environmental and statistical consulting firms in the United States. WEST has a permanent core of professionals with broad experience in basic and applied ecological studies and the sophisticated analysis of natural resource data.
Competitive salary and bonus structure
Generous paid leave
Comprehensive healthcare plans
Life insurance, LTD and AD&D
Employee owned/Shareholder potential
Join WEST and you will discover and enjoy:
Family friendly environment
Diverse workforce and DE&I efforts
Great work/life balance
Flexible and Casual work culture
Professional growth opportunity
Safe and happy working environment
The successful Database Developer is responsible for developing, querying and maintaining a variety of databases for multiple projects and ensuring the security of the databases.
Database design, development, administration, and support in MSSQL and PostgreSQL environments
Performs tuning, optimizations and updates to the databases. Troubleshooting of performance issues
Develop databases following standard principles including triggers, indexes, data types, constraints and Boyce-Codd Normal Form
Writes SQL queries, stored procedures, jobs, functions, and views
Performs ETL and reporting involving SSRS, SSAS, SSIS, Cognos, Tableau or Microsoft Power BI
Collaborates and consults with project managers, clients, and study investigators including biologists and scientists from various disciplines to conduct queries, design database structures and logic
Backups, restores and enhanced recovery methods outside of nightly image based backups
Makes recommendations to management for improvements of WEST’s database infrastructure
Manages database security and permissions
Create customized solutions around issues
The Database Developer-Administrator we are seeking has a great opportunity to help WEST take the next step in our growth as a premier environmental consulting firm. Successful candidate must be a self-starter who possesses:
A bachelor’s degree in information science with an emphasis on database management or equivalent experience.
Three (3) years’ experience in an IT or database management position
Strong technical expertise
Record of exceptional customer support
Strong organizational skills that reflect ability to perform and prioritize multiple tasks seamlessly with excellent attention to detail
Excellent written, interpersonal and verbal communication skills
Excellent listening skills
Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality when handling information and documentation
Detail oriented in all transactions to ensure accuracy, completeness and timeliness
Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize and make independent decisions
After an offer of employment is made, the candidate must successfully pass a pre- employment background check, drug screening, and a DMV records check that meets WEST’s minimum criteria to operate a motor vehicle on behalf of the company. A valid driver’s license will be required.
WEST provides equal employment opportunities to all individuals regardless of their race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, age, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, genetics, and any protected veteran status, and any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Further, WEST takes affirmative action to ensure that all individuals are treated fairly, and without discrimination, for recruitment, selection, advancement and every other term and privilege associated with employment.
To apply please visit our careers page. www.west-inc.com