Database Administrator

  • Michael Page,
  • Dallas, TX
  • 2 hours ago
IT, Database, SQL, Unix, MCSE, Linux, Windows, MySQL, Oracle
Full Time

Job Description

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants. *Description* As a database administrator, you'll need to: * establish the needs of users and monitor user access and security * monitor performance and manage parameters in order to provide fast responses to front-end users * map out the conceptual design for a planned database * consider both back-end organisation of data and front-end accessibility for end-users * refine the logical design so that it can be translated into a specific data model * further refining the physical design to meet system storage requirements * install and test new versions of the database management system (DBMS) * maintain data standards, including adherence to the Data Protection Act * write database documentation, including data standards, procedures and definitions for the data dictionary (metadata) * control access permissions and privileges * develop, manage and test back-up and recovery plans * ensure that storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly * carry out capacity planning * work closely with IT project managers, database programmers and multimedia programmers * communicate regularly with technical, applications and operational staff to ensure database integrity and security * commission and install new applications and customise existing applications in order to make them fit for purpose * manage the security and disaster recovery aspects of a database. *Database Administrator Qualifications/Skills:* * Strong command of SQL and SQL server tools * Advanced knowledge of database security, backup and recovery, and performance monitoring standards * Understanding of relational and dimensional data modeling * PowerShell and Unix shell scripting skills * Familiarity with SSAS, SSIS, SSRS * Strong mathematical and statistical knowledge * Excellent written and verbal communication skills * Impeccable attention to detail *Education and Experience Requirements:* * Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field * One to three years of experience in database administration, information technology, database architecture, or a related field * MCSE/MCSA certifications preferred * Experience with Linux and Windows Server environments * Extensive experience with database technologies (MySQL, MS SQL, PostgreSQL Oracle, MongoDB) * Experience with cloud services (AWS, Microsoft Azure) a plus Technology firmDependent on experience but competitive
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Position Id : 11153_1503922rxv_23_1
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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