Careers

Zig Solutions, Inc., is a non-traditional full service Internet Technology agency, and has the following opportunites available to join our rapidly expanding team. We are a small company with technical leaders that understand the importance of brand identity and creative marketing. We have been in the IT and marketing space for over 13 years with combined industry experience totaling over 50 years.

We are currently looking for your talent! Please submit your resumes with a description of your skills through our contact form. Also be sure to include your experience in each area by honestly rating yourself on a scale from 1-10 (10 being an expert in the skillset).

Be a part of a rapidly growing company and an Internet revolution!

CURRENT OPENINGS

Database Architect
Description

We are seeking a talented individual with a strong foundational knowledge of relational database design and administration. Do you have the ability to increase reliability, speed, and efficiency of a large database? Can you manage large amounts of data and minimize downtime utilizing proper design and backup procedures? We are looking for a skilled individual who can plan, design, manage, and oversee the complete operation of our databases and fix any issues that arise quickly and accurately. If this sounds enticing and you are up for the challenge then we would like to hear from you. This position requires the individual to have a solid understanding of relational database architecture. This is a hybrid position consisting of both telecommuting (work from home) and working out of our corporate office. This position requires a home-office setup consisting of a computer/laptop, printer, and high-speed Internet access.


Requirements
  • Ability to be creative and have fun
  • Must be a go-getter and have lots of energy (or love coffee)
  • Enjoys a fast moving and rapidly growing work environment
  • Ability to collaborate with a close fun-loving group of dedicated individuals that share a passion of working just as hard as they play
Responsibilities
  • Work with other team members to come up with creative solutions to problems
  • Review, analyze, and document database architecture; improve database performance utilizing Views, Stored Procedures, etc., make suggestions and improvements to increase overall efficiency
  • Plan, design, manage and oversee database performance utilizing performance tools
  • Responsible for day-to-day database maintenance and support, including automated backups
  • Remedy database issues quickly and accurately
  • Research and learn new technologies to suggest alternate methods of achieving goals
  • Ensure successful data recovery through a fail-safe Disaster Recovery Plan
  • Monitor data integrity using proper redundancy and security
  • Other duties as assigned
Qualifications
  • Resourceful, reliable, entrepreneurial spirit
  • Available to chat via Google or Yahoo IM and collaborate through phone calls, emails and Google Docs
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to details and organizational skills
  • Ability to work efficiently and effectively independently or in a team environment, under minimal supervision
  • Self starter, creative thinker, and problem solver
  • Passion for quality and perfection
  • Must be proficient in writing SQL Queries, Stored Procedures, Views, etc. using MySQL and SQL Server 2000+ databases
  • An understanding of Crystal Reports or similar reporting program
  • Knowledge of SQL performance tuning for efficient loading and query performance
  • Data integrity and security a must
  • Must have own computer/laptop and high-speed Internet connection
  • Programming, computer science, or degree in related field highly desired but not required
  • 2+ years experience in database administration
Technical Skills
  • MySQL
  • SQL Server
  • Stored Procedures
  • Views

Hours
  • Per-project basis
  • You decide your hours (average of 10-30 hours a week)
  • Work from home but may be required to meet in the office occasionally
  • Open to work extra hours and/or overtime

Salary
  • Internship, Freelance, Per-project basis
  • Full time opportunity available