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University of Arizona Global Campus Database Developer II in Chandler, Arizona

University of Arizona Global Campus (UAGC) is an online University currently serving nearly 30,000 students. We are seeking a Database Developer II to build and maintain cloud-based SQL applications as part of our IT group.

The Database Developer II will work as part of a development team to re-engineer existing on-premises SQL Server applications to run on Microsoft’s Azure platform and maintain those applications once they have been re-hosted. The Database Developer II will be implementing applications using SQL Server objects including schemas, stored procedures, and user-defined functions under the direction of a Database Developer III .

This is a remote position.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Create and update stored procedures, functions, and views

  • Create and update SSRS reports, SQL jobs, and SSIS packages

  • Participate in all phases of the software development life-cycle - requirements, design, implementation, testing, release, maintenance

  • Attend design meetings to understand existing functionality, develop re-engineering and migration plans, and discuss priorities and resource scheduling

  • Work with Quality to develop test plans, fixtures, and evaluation code

  • Implement projects focused on business workflows, automated systems, reporting, and data analysis.

  • Collaborate with DBA’s, software engineers, business analysts, subject matter experts, and project managers

  • Perform code reviews with peers

  • Assist in process improvement initiatives

Minimum Requirements:

  • Your resume should reflect direct project experience developing solutions with SQL Server, both on-premises and cloud-based

  • You should be familiar working within an Agile framework (daily standups, deliverable sprints, iterative solutions, and customer collaboration)

  • Experience re-engineering on-premises SQL Server applications to take advantage of cloud resources (you should demonstrate re-hosting experience beyond basic “lift-and-shift”)

  • Experience in data warehousing and constructing data marts.

  • Knowledge of Microsoft database products, including SQL Server, SSIS, SSAS, Azure databases, Data Factory, etc.

  • Experienced with database object creation/debugging/optimization/tuning

  • Solid logical and physical database design skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in higher education is desired

For more information regarding this position, please contact us at

UAGC shall, in all solicitations or advertisements for all employees placed by or on behalf of UAGC, state that all applicants who are qualified will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, pregnancy, marital status, registered domestic partnership status, age, physical disability, mental disability, genetic information, gender identity, military or veteran status, service in the uniformed services, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws.