• Location: Remote, Illinois
  • Type: Direct Hire
  • Job #4119

NextPath Career Partners is currently seeking a Snowflake DBA to join our client’s team. This is a remote, direct hire position.


  • 2+ years of hands-on experience in implementing and administering Snowflake environments with in-depth knowledge of role-based access control, backup and disaster recovery using Snowflake Time Travel and on-premise to cloud replication.
  • 3+ years of SQL Server Database Administration experience.
  • Strong understanding of relational database fundamentals with experience performance tuning and optimization.
  • Experience working with SSIS and other ETL tools.


  • Oversee and manage both Snowflake and Microsoft SQL Server environments.
  • Continuously monitor database and server health and performance, identify bottlenecks, and optimize queries and processes for enhanced efficiency.
  • Implement and uphold security best practices across both on-premise and cloud environments, including user access control, data encryption, and compliance with regulatory standards.
  • Identify and execute cost optimization strategies within the Snowflake environment, such as optimizing resource utilization, implementing auto-scaling policies, and utilizing cost-effective storage options.
  • Thoroughly document configurations, troubleshooting procedures, and best practices to ensure seamless knowledge sharing and continuity within the team.
  • Provide support for key deployments after hours and on weekends, as well as participate in on-call rotations.

NextPath is a candidate centric recruiting firm focused on your career goals to help you find your next path! Our team of professional recruiters have over 80 years of combined experience to help you navigate a job change. Our clients span local and national with roles in sales, creative, marketing, and staffing on a direct, contract-to-perm, and contract (project) basis.
If the position above doesn’t appear to fit, we do have a host of clients with roles that could be a match and not every position will be posted. Feel free to reach out to find a better match by emailing your resume to apply@nextpathcp.com for a recruiter to engage.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer 
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