Junior SQL Database Engineer
at McKinley Companies, LLC

Date Posted: 9/18/2017

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Junior SQL Database Engineer to join our corporate IT team supporting the Owned Residential division of McKinley.  This individual will be responsible for becoming the technical expert of our SaaS-based Property Management Software.  This will involve understanding and supporting the day to day operations of our team members, the myriad of applications they use and how it all fits together on the backend. 

Summary of Responsibilities:

  • Assume the role as point of contact for escalated issues related to our property management software (MRI)
  • Maintain the integrity of our reports and data in order to provide accurate and actionable information for business leaders
  • Monitor and tune database system performance
  • Partner with development to optimize SQL queries in code/stored procedures, etc
  • Provides documentation of configurations, maintenance plans and project updates

Job Requirements

Required Experience: 

  • 2 years IT operation with strong understanding of database structures, principles, and practices
  • Working knowledge of SQL programming using Microsoft SQL-Server T-SQL, SSIS and SSRS in the 2005/2008/2012 environment
  • Ability to write T-SQL queries to pull, analyze and research data
  • Ability to dig deep into data integrity issues and troubleshoot under pressure

Not required, but nice to have:

  • Finance background or experience with financial / accounting related applications
  • Experience with scripting and automation
  • Experience with web services and integrating 3rd party solutions 
  • Basic knowledge of property management software (MRI, Yardi, Realpage)

Are we what you’re looking for?

• McKinley Companies, LLC is almost 50 years old. Our main operations are in Michigan, Indiana, and Florida, and are only getting bigger!
• We are well-regarded in all aspects of investment real estate. Our accolades are prominently displayed on our website for you to check out. Most importantly, we achieved this status by going above and beyond to create the best possible experience for our customers and employees.
• Our teams are the best in the business. We value collaboration, creativity, and meet the highest expectations while having fun doing so. We wake up every morning excited to come to work.

What’s in it for you?

• We’re going to pay you well. You're awesome. You deserve it. 
• We have great benefits too. Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life and AD&D, EAP, Prepaid Legal, we’ve got it all.
• We want you to have a great work/life balance, too. Our wellness initiative is the best in the business.

McKinley Companies, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a smoke-free environment in all locations. We support a safe, healthy and drug-free workplace through criminal background checks and pre-employment drug testing.

Job Snapshot

About Us

McKinley is a nationwide real estate organization that cares about its people. We invest in people first, then real estate. Why that order? Because we know that exceptional service and unparalleled business results aren’t driven by the brick and mortar which make up our assets. Instead, these successes are a direct result of our commitment to hire, develop and motivate world-class real estate professionals who ensure that we achieve our business goals. We are a company that is committed to working together to create better environments for our residents, tenants, and communities in which we live and work.

McKinley is a growing organization and we believe that our expansion into new markets, as well as growth in our current markets, truly leads to exciting opportunities and unlimited potential for our current and future employees.

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