UnitedHealth Group - Plymouth, MN

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We have an immediate opportunity for a Senior Database Administrator - MySQL DBA in our Plymouth, MN location. This individual will be accountable for database administration, designing, building and tuning mission critical MySQL environments as a team member of Database Services MySQL team, providing technical solutions for UnitedHealth Group.Primary Responsibilities:

Implementation, Configuration of MySQL database
Implement HA solution and define Backup/Recovery strategy
Define technical infrastructure environment using MySQL
Define and document standards and guidelines
Automate repeatable tasks
Design, implement and maintain all functions of database systems, including access, methods and time, device allocations, validation checks, organization, security, documentation and statistical methodology
Assist in design, test, implementation, maintenance and control of physical and relational databases
Consult with users; determine requirements and recommend database establishment and utilization
May consult with Systems Analysts and designers on procedures related to new or existing databases
Assists in development of systems and procedures affecting database management, design and maintenance
Establish and maintain databases for user testing and production with direction
Evaluate, test and produce recommendations for the selection, user and deployment of DBMS software, data management tools and utilities, data warehouse and replication tools.
Support problem resolution; consult and advise in application design and tuning; plan, organize and execute product benchmarks for threshold and functionality
Provide data administration support of the development and maintenance of production and non-production database environments for distributed applications
Participate in product evaluations, design review session, data requirement meetings and consulting with application development products
Performance and Tuning
Production support
Project Delivery
Participate in 24x7 on-call support
UnitedHealth Group IT provides a diverse and comprehensive array of application design and infrastructure services designed to advance improved health and well-being for our customers, and to benefit UnitedHealth Group employees across the enterprise. Comprised of the Application Services Group, Enterprise Shared Services Group and the IT Business Services Group, UnitedHealth Group IT has over 10,000 internal and external resources across the globe, and offices in California, Connecticut, Minnesota, New Jersey, South Carolina and Wisconsin.

UnitedHealth Group IT Enterprise Shared Services group is responsible for managing and optimizing enterprise data, voice, and video services for UnitedHealth Group and its companies. Focused on providing a world-class mix of cost, quality, and service delivery, this area is committed to building a top-tier network team and driving continuous improvement in the standards for performance. This area is also responsible for supporting IT across the enterprise for development frameworks, standard operating environments, quality improvements, and application operations. Find out why by exploring the following opportunity in our Plymouth, MN location.

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