Location: Washington, DC
Our client is currently seeking a Database Engineer for a C-H or Direct Placement
Currently Only accepting W2 Employees in the DC METRO area
Maintain system with review, testing and implementation of system upgrades or patches; collaborate with team members to coordinate application of upgrade or fix; maintain system tables; document process and results. Provide production support for HRIS including, but not limited to, researching and resolving HRIS problems, unexpected results or process flows; perform scheduled activities; recommend solutions or alternate methods to meet requirements.
Support reporting and queries with writing, maintaining and supporting a variety of reports or queries utilizing appropriate reporting tools. Assist in development of standard reports for ongoing HR needs. Support data integrity in systems by running queries and analyzing data. Use Lawson Reporting Suite, MS Add-ins, Crystal Reports and Cognos Reports.
Provision, install, configure, monitor, and maintain HRIS application and databases in AWS
Manage HRIS databases to support the design and lead the development, testing and implementation of new or updated HR/Payroll business processes and/or workflows
Lead and conduct testing of system enhancements and upgrades and establishes procedures for communications, troubleshooting, and timeframes
Conduct system/network monitoring, backup and recovery services, security measures implementation, capacity management and account maintenance.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities needed for the job:
Knowledge of HR and payroll processes and data, including eligibility and enrollment rules, and benefit procedures in order to ensure correct and timely implementation
Knowledge of application programming, database and system design, structure, functions and processes, and database tools.
Knowledge of server operations, data communications and systems analysis and networks.
Experience with row-level SQL databases such as Microsoft SQL Server and/or Oracle Database preferred; experience with NoSQL databases a plus
Ability to communicate technical information clearly and concisely to non-technical users.
Ability to problem solve with analytical skills complemented with documentation and communication of results