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Database Engineer I
Chicago, IL

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Job Description


The Database Engineer Level 1 is responsible for designing and implementing enhancements to the current database structure based on pre-defined project requirements, as well as identify and resolve current defects. We are looking for someone who is able to learn quickly, adhere to coding standards, and can work independently. There is plenty of room for growth and experience for the right, highly motivated person.

The VelocityEHS work environment is dynamic, innovative and entrepreneurial. We have a results-oriented culture that demands intelligence, teamwork and follow-through. If you have these qualities and take pride in surprising and delighting clients then this is the job for you - check out the details below and apply now.


* Develop, debug & deploy application integration programs between various applications and a SQL Server enterprise-wide shared data store using a variety of tools.
* Provide application level SQL Server support to multiple project teams.
* Create, test and maintain all database objects (i.e., files, tables, indexes, stored procedures) on Staging and Development servers.
* Design, write, enhance, optimize and automate database related processes.
* Plan and coordinate application roll-outs with Development teams.
* Peer review of project deliverables with other members of the team.


Minimum Skills & Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in technical discipline, or 1 - 3 years equivalent work experience

Preferred Skills & Qualifications

* Ability to implement SQL data transfer methods via SSIS packaging
* Hands on experience in data modeling and database design
* Comprehensive knowledge of underlying architecture of Microsoft SQL Server
* Ability to debug and solve complex problems
* Experience in avoiding problems, ability to remain calm in stressful situations
* Knowledge designing, developing, debugging and deploying SQL Server stored procedures, triggers, T-SQL & SSIS packages

Company Description:

VelocityEHS is the largest and fastest growing environmental, health, safety (EHS) and sustainability software company in the world. More than 8 million people rely on our innovative on-demand (cloud-computing technology) safety and compliance management solutions to do their jobs safely and protect the environment.

At VelocityEHS, success is an everyday occurrence. Everyone who walks through our doors has an opportunity to make an impact. Our people make the difference at VelocityEHS - that's why we're not just looking for people with the right skills, but for those with the right drive, the right passion and the right character to make our entire team better. We still operate with the same start-up mentality that has made us the leading cloud EHS company, and offer each and every employee the opportunity to grow and reach their full potential.

We're driven by the work we do to keep others safe, but we also like to have fun while doing it. We believe in producing great results, but also in enjoying the ride. Work-Life balance means two things at VelocityEHS - having time for your life outside of work, and taking steps to bring more life into the workplace. Between all the variety of workplace events, volunteer opportunities and other group activities available, we never forget that dynamic people need and deserve a place to work.

Finally, we understand that taking care of our customers starts with taking care of our employees. Our benefits include excellent medical and dental plans, matching 401(k) saving plan, generous PTO and more. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability. We welcome and encourage diversity in the workplace. We thank you for your interest, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No agencies please.


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