Database Performance Specialist (m/f) – Hybrid – Lisbon


Claire Joster is recruiting a Database Performance Specialist. The client is a Software House that develops software for the financial area.


Main Tasks & Responsibilities:

Analyze general performance issues to identify/exclude database-related bottlenecks or underperforming SQL Code;

Analyze coverage and usefulness of the indexes present in development/production databases;

Analyze and monitor development/ production database infra-structures;

Support the development team in the use of database infra-structures;

Propose and sponsor/ support (e.g. adoption of new database technologies, development of automated procedures to facilitate database performance related tasks)


Qualifications & Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Engineering or similar;

Approximately 6+ years of professional experience;

Solid experience in SQL Server database performance analysis (monitoring/troubleshooting/tuning) and Transact-SQL programming;

Knowledge in relational database modelling;

Knowledge in SQL Server database administration;

Knowledge in object-oriented programming is valued;

Nice to have: Experience in SQL Server Reporting, Analysis and Integration Services, Visual Studio and Power Designer.

Proactive and resilient;

Fluent Portuguese and a good level of English;