Job Openings Senior Database Engineer/Administrator

About the job Senior Database Engineer/Administrator

Safebox is a boutique IT-focused management consulting company committed to delivering cutting-edge technology solutions and strategic insights to help our clients thrive in an ever-evolving digital landscape. Our team of dedicated professionals works relentlessly to create exceptional value for our clients. We are looking to expand our team by adding a talented and driven Senior Database Engineer/Administrator (hybrid) with advanced expertise in MS SQL Server 18.12.1 to oversee, optimize, and strategically enhance the databases supporting our client's niche agriculture industry ERP system. The ideal candidate will demonstrate advanced proficiency in both database engineering and administration, ensuring optimal performance, security, and innovative data solutions at a high level.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and optimize MS SQL Server 18.12.1 databases for a niche agriculture ERP system.

  • Design robust database solutions and enforce strict security protocols.

  • Perform complex SQL query optimizations and system performance assessments.

  • Develop comprehensive database management procedures, including disaster recovery plans.

  • Collaborate with senior IT leadership to enhance data architecture and system functionalities.

  • Provide guidance to technical staff and vendors.


  • Advanced degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field preferred.

  • 5-7 years’ experience in database administration and development with a focus on MS SQL Server 18.12.1.

  • Proven experience in managing ERP systems, preferably in the agriculture industry.

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and project management skills.

  • Excellent leadership and communication abilities.

Location: hybrid with 3 days onsite in Valencia, CA

Please note:

  • This is a 3 month contract position with potential for extensions

  • Direct application only we do not accept staffing applications; no Corp to Corp

  • Must be eligible to work in the US; we do not sponsor Visas