Create, maintain, and administer SQL Server databases;
Create, maintain, and administer Oracle databases on Unix platforms;
Ensure the databases are highly secure, available, and recoverable;
Proactively monitor and tune the databases for maximum performance;
Install, configure, and patch database software and complete database migrations and upgrades;
Support web application development, with a focus on helping the team interact with the database in the most efficient and productive way possible;
Troubleshoot and solve database and application coding problems; and
Deploy the database components for new versions of our web applications to test and production environments.
Possesses good oral and written communication skills;
Contributes to a positive team environment;
Enjoys finding and implementing solutions to new challenges;
Sets goals and focuses on results;
Proactively asks questions and learns about our products;
Effectively multi-tasks and adapts to change;
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting abilities, and
Ability to work productively on various projects simultaneously.
Experience and Technical Competencies
At least three years of experience in SQL Server database administration
Proficient with Transact-SQL (T-SQL)
Familiarity with SQL Server DTS/SQL Server SSIS packages
Understanding of SQL Server high availability concepts
Understanding of database installation, configuration, and backup and recovery methodologies
Proficiency with database performance monitoring and tuning; and
Exposure to Oracle database administration or a demonstrated desire and ability to learn Oracle
Bachelor's degree in computer science/engineering, or equivalent education.
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