Culpepper Culpepper
Microsoft SQL
Database Developer
Career Opportunity at Culpepper
Culpepper and Associates, a leading provider of compensation survey data, analytics, and consulting services, has an excellent career opportunity for a full-time Microsoft SQL Database Developer in Alpharetta, GA.

We are expanding our analytics and development teams and looking for talented professionals to contribute to the growth of our compensation analytics products and services. If you have experience with Microsoft SQL Server and a passion for database development and data analytics, we invite you to apply for this position.


  • Design and develop secure database solutions utilizing Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Collaborate with other developers on projects for data analytics products and services.
  • Analyze, test, optimize, and maintain database solutions to ensure data integrity, performance, high availability, and security.
  • Document code and processes. Use Source Control to manage changes to database schema, data, and code.
  • As needed, create custom ad-hoc queries and reports to assist analysts, consultants, and internal operations.
  • As needed, DBA duties may include assisting with setup and configuration of new and existing Microsoft SQL Server instances, security, performance tuning, backup/replication, and data synchronization and integration between multiple disparate systems. .


  • Must be eligible to work in the United States. Visa sponsorship is not available.
  • Must live in the Atlanta metro area. Local hires only. Relocation package not available.
  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills using the English language.

Required Experience and Skills

  • Bachelor's degree or higher in Computer Science, Information Systems, Computer Programming, Software Engineering, or another related field.
  • Three plus years of professional development experience with Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Advanced T-SQL skills in creating, troubleshooting, and optimizing complex queries, stored procedures, views, triggers, and indexes for Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Microsoft SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS). Experience in creating ETL packages with C# or Visual Basic (VB).
  • Solid understanding of Microsoft SQL Server security architecture.
  • Strong Excel skills.
  • Strong analytical and mathematic skills.

Preferred Experience and Skills

The following experiences and skills are a plus and nice to have but not required:

  • Professional experience, education, or formal training in statistics, data analytics, or data science.
  • Professional experience in HR tech or working knowledge of HR analytics and technology solutions.
  • Microsoft SQL Server certifications or related certifications.
  • Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS).
  • Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services (SSAS).
  • Microsoft SQL Machine Learning Services (SQL ML Services or R Services). Experience with R or Python.
  • Microsoft Power BI.
  • Microsoft Azure.
  • JSON

Intangibles and Keys to Success

  • Ability to think strategically about business, product, and technical challenges.
  • Comfortable working both independently and in collaboration with others.
  • Highly detail-oriented while not losing focus of the big picture.
  • Flexible and willing to adapt to changing business needs.
  • Passionate about learning, motivated to continuously improve skills, and able to easily adapt to new technologies.

Compensation and Benefits

We provide a competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package.

Benefits include healthcare insurance, retirement plan, paid time off, short- and long-term disability insurance, and life insurance.

As a member of our technology team, you will enjoy business casual dress, flexible hours, a healthy work-life balance, a family-friendly culture, and opportunities for training & career development.

Why Work at Culpepper

At Culpepper, you can make a big difference on a small team. Everyone is given opportunities to take on new challenges and make a real impact.

Work with a group of people who are committed to excellence and passionate about providing the best possible solutions for our customers.

We have been in business for 40 years and understand that it takes great people to run a great business. Our employees are our greatest asset.

Join Our Team / Apply

If this opportunity looks like a good fit based on your experience, skills, and goals, we invite you to apply for this position. Email your resume (or a link to your LinkedIn profile) along with a cover letter describing how you would be a good fit for this position.