KPH Healthcare Services

Senior Database Administrator-Remote Opportunity

Job Locations US-NY-East Syracuse | US-NY-Gouverneur
Posted Date 1 month ago(9/8/2021 12:51 PM)
Requisition ID
2021-7442
# of Openings
1
Category
Information Technology
Location
US-NY-East Syracuse

Overview

Job Summary:

 

This individual will primary work on our MS-SQL databases, with an occasional need to work with DB2 and Oracle environments.  This person needs to become familiar with how our applications interact with each respective database and assist the Applications and Network Department in the design of any new databases required.  Their primary responsibility will be to ensure that the database environment is kept in a state where it provides optimal performance.

 

*THIS IS A REMOTE OPPORTUNITY.  MUST BE WILLING TO TRAVEL TO CORPORATE LOCATIONS AS NEEDED*

Responsibilities

Job Duties:

  • Monitor and optimize the performance of key database environments using monitoring tools and manual queries.
  • Performing backend administrative functions including the historical tracking of key metrics per environment that establish a baseline of environmental health and allow for the proactive maintenance of systems before performance is impacted.
  • Managing data through a variety of ETL tools and processes.
  • Recommend and enforce backup scheduling, monitoring, and perform periodic restores to ensure the backups work when needed.
  • Design and implement fault tolerant physical and virtual. database environments.
  • Maintain the security, confidentiality, integrity, and availability of data.
  • Work with other departments to optimize queries, build views, etc.
  • Interface with vendors daily relating to troubles, performance tuning, verifying database integrity, upgrades, etc.
  • Strong skillset with SQL Server Management Studio, SSIS, SSRS, SQL Server Profiler, Log Parser, and other relevant 3rd party tools.
  • Responsible for completing all mandatory and regulatory training programs
  • Perform other duties as assigned

Qualifications

Education: Associates degree or equivalent real-world experience.

 

 

Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience working in a Microsoft Server environment.
  • 2-5 years of experience working in a MS-SQL dba role, certification is a plus.
  • Experience with Oracle is a plus but not a requirement. This is not an entry level position.
  • Must possess knowledge of security concepts applicable to this role and function.

 

Special Conditions of Employment

  • Drug Test
  • Criminal background check
  • Initial and continuous exclusion and sanction/disciplinary monitoring
  • Must sign and agree to the Elevated Privileges Acceptable User Agreement

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