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SQL Developer

South Florida Tech Hub

South Florida Tech Hub

Software Engineering
Juno Beach, FL, USA
Posted on Friday, February 9, 2024


The SQL Developer is responsible for database design ensuring stability, reliability and performance on platforms that span multiple applications and environments.


Successful candidate will perform a combination of the functions shown below, plus other duties as assigned.

  • Recommend and develop data strategies to address industry requirements and business needs
  • Leverage modern software development and DevSecOps tools and processes to automate repetitive tasks
  • Provide support for database activities in Azure and AWS
  • Participate in developing meaningful cloud metrics and reporting
  • Participate in database platform recommendations including backups, clustering, mirroring, replication, failover and high availability
  • Mentor teammates through education and support
  • Analyze expensive provisioning, queries, deadlocks and/or bottlenecks and remediate accordingly

Essential Duties:

  • Develop, design, monitor and support MS SQL and SQL Azure Databases

Skills Required:

  • Knowledgeable on MS SQL Server 2012-2017 and Azure databases as a service
  • Capable of running Perfmon or SQL tools to analyze and troubleshoot SQL performance and capacity
  • Capable of writing and troubleshooting store procedures and triggers
  • Knowledge of Azure DevOps and GIT development
  • Ability to function as a team player and multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills; capable of writing proposals or papers, acting as a vendor liaison and making presentations to customers or professional peers
  • Ability to develop technical specifications and interpret business requirements
  • Capable of managing and working on multiple projects and tasks
  • Ability to automate processes and manage priorities effectively to achieve optimal results
  • Strong understanding of IIS, Active Directory and DNS
  • Capable of designing and tuning databases for custom applications


  • C# or similar programming language



  • Bachelor’s degree


  • Master’s degree

Certification(s), Licenses:


  • Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP) preferred.
  • Microsoft Certified Professional Developer (MCPD) preferred

Years of experience in a similar role:


  • Two-plus years of MS SQL Development and Administration
  • Two-plus years of working with MS SQL as the backend for an enterprise application


  • Two-plus years of C# development
  • Two-plus years of .NET development


  • Standing 10% per day
  • Sitting 80% per day
  • Walking 5% per day
  • Stooping 5% per day
  • Lifting Ability to lift up to 50 lbs. unassisted
  • Computer Work 80% per day
  • Telephone Work 10% per day
  • Reading 10% per day
  • Other, please specify

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

If you need an accommodation seeking employment with DSS, Inc., please email or call (561) 284-7373. Accommodations are made on a case-by-case basis.