Bachelors degree is preferred
5+ years experience is required
SUMMARY AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Lead database expert responsible for
production and non-production database administration, monitoring and support,
troubleshoot performance problems, recommend areas of improvement, perform data
migration, create and lead projects, create and document database related
standards and procedures, have excellent communication skills and interpersonal
skills, self-motivated under minimum supervision. Provide on-call support; work
on other projects and tasks assigned.
Responsible for the
implementation, documentation, support training, and maintenance of the
In-House application database environment. Oversees assigned projects and
systems with respect to Information Technology.
Bachelor's Degree or
equivalent experience in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Mathematics/Statistics
or other closely related field. Master's Degree preferred.
EXPERIENCE: Six (6) years of experience performing
database administration tasks. Must have three (4) years of experience in a
lead database administration capacity coordinating day-to-day activities,
assigning tasks/projects and monitoring operations. Experience in appropriate
application programming, programming languages and analysis procedures within
healthcare is strongly preferred.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
- Senior level ability
to perform database installation, tuning and optimization, monitoring,
back-up/restore, D/R & business continuity, and clustering and
trend/growth analysis is required.
- Senior level
database administration skills in SQL server (required) and Oracle (a
- Senior level
experience in data migration, PL/SQL or T-SQL programming.
- Knowledge of
production support, case tracking/escalation tools.
- Ability to
evaluate, recommend and deploy tools that pro-actively identify issues.
- Demonstrated knowledge and experience interfacing with various applications, management
information systems, data structures, systems analysis and design, and
- Excellent communication and interpersonal
skills are also required.
- Ability to perform complex, detailed
design and analytical tasks and ability to organize and implement work
assignments independently of direct supervision
- Ability to analyze and solve complex
problems, provide guidance and instruction to customers, write clearly and
concisely, interact with customers of varying levels of expertise as well
as the ability to communicate technical information to non-technical
- Demonstrated project management skills and
experience organizing and coordinating multiple projects with ability to
multitask and prioritize high priority projects simultaneously.
hearing, and visual acuity.