Career: DBA

Categories Information Technology
Start Date 2017-01-30
Location Metro
Emp. Type Regular Employee
Salary Commensurate with experience
Schedule 8:00am – 5:00pm
Exempt Yes
Years of Experience 4
No. of Vacants 2
Educational Requirements BA in Computer Science or related area
Skills
    • Must possess excellent teamwork abilities; be able to consistently make intelligent decisions under pressure; possess good judgment, initiative and good attitude.
    • Solid communication skills, strong critical and analytical thinking skills, and appreciation of diversity.
    • Database programming skills
    • Expertise in Store Procedures programming
    • Expertise in High Availability designs
    • Database Knowledge for Major Databases: IBM DB2 v 7.2 or higher; Oracle 9i or higher; Informix; MS SQL 2000 or higher.
    • Database administration on heterogeneous environments (Windows, Unix, Linux, etc.)
    • Must speak English and Spanish fluently.
    • Be able to maintain knowledge of standard concepts, best practices, and procedures within a particular field.

Responsibilities
  • Responsible for the performance, integrity and security of a database.
  • Assist in database designing Backup and Restore strategies.
  • In charge of updating and amending existing databases.
  • Setting up and testing new database and data handling systems.
  • Monitoring database efficiency and sustaining the security and integrity of data.
  • Designing and implementing databases in accordance to end user’s information needs and views.
  • Defining users and enabling data distribution to the right user, in appropriate format and in a timely manner.
  • Determine, enforce and document database policies, procedures and standards.
  • Perform tests and evaluations regularly to ensure data security, privacy and integrity.
  • Monitor database performance, implement changes and apply new patches and versions when required.
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