Database Engineer

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Quicken Loans, LLC
Full Time

Job Description

Minimum Qualifications?

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science?or concentration in a technical field, or equivalent experience?
  • 3?years?of?experience in developing Microsoft SQL database applications?
  • 3 years of experience with database design/architecture in a Microsoft SQL Server environment?
  • 3 years of experience with basic database administration operations experience in a Microsoft SQL Server environment?
  • 3 years of experience with data modeling, query design and optimization?
  • 3 years of?experience with stored procedures, functions, scripting, etc.?
  • 3 years of experience creating SSIS packages for data integration?
  • 3 years of experience working with Transact SQL?
  • Experience with Git/Github?
  • 1 years of experience in working in?the?AWS environment?
  • Knowledge related to computer hardware, including networks and storage devices (SANS)?
  • Ability to understand large data models quickly?
  • Strong?ability to work with and provide technical leadership to other team members?
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio and Outlook?

Preferred Qualifications

  • Knowledge of the .NET platform?
  • Knowledge of services-oriented architecture?
  • Knowledge of NoSQL technology?
  • MySQL experience?
  • DynamoDB experience?
  • PostgreSQL experience?
  • MongoDB experience?
  • Terraform?experience?

Job Summary

The Database Engineer (DBE) is responsible for building database systems that are?secure,?scalable and highly performant?to meet the demands of our rapidly growing and ever-changing environment. This includes all database development from data modeling and query writing to performance tuning in our production environments.?The?DBE works closely with the?application?and architecture teams?to create physical database designs.?They also work closely with the operations team during production?performance tuning to ensure a smooth experience.?They are also responsible for writing?and maintaining?ETL processes using SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS).?

The DBE is essential in building the?data?integrations across the dozens of mission critical applications. The DBE is expected to provide support?for our?internal software development teams by either providing database solutions, improving and maintaining existing solutions, or?assisting software engineers as they develop?solutions.?Being able to interact with many different teams as the?resident ?data person??and being able to adapt to their workflow is essential for the DBE.?The primary focus of the DBE is?enforcing our database design best practices, protecting our data and supporting the production environment.?


  • Ensure quality data creation, presentation and data flow across systems?
  • Create and maintain?logical and physical?database?design??
  • Create and maintain stored procedures of varying levels of complexity?
  • Participate in code and design review?
  • Perform proactive performance tuning on queries?and procedures?
  • Create and maintain?data integration solutions across systems?
  • Enforce database best practices and data security?
  • Work with application teams and provide guidance on?choosing?database technologies?and patterns?that?are optimal for?the application?and business?needs
  • Assist development teams with?on-premises?and cloud database solutions
  • Work closely with the database administrators?with?forecasting?storage, disaster recovery and archiving needs?
  • Solve production support issues with a sense of urgency and ownership while maintaining a?high level of calm communication?
  • Research and evaluate new database technologies and third-party tools to increase database efficiency for on-premises?and?cloud?
  • Create automation tools (CI/CD,?unit testing,?IAC,?etc.), processes?and best practices for database technologies?
  • Participates in regular on-call rotation?
  • Champion the company culture?
  • Collaborate and communicate with team members?daily?

Who We Are

We're America's largest mortgage lender, closing loans in all 50 states. J.D. Power ranked Quicken Loans "Highest in Customer Satisfaction in Primary Mortgage Origination" for the past 11 consecutive years, 2010 - 2020. The company was also ranked highest in the nation for client satisfaction among mortgage servicers by J.D. Power for 7 consecutive years, 2014 through 2020, each year the company was eligible. There's a simple reason we've been so successful: We care about the people we work with.

If you're tired of stuffy, bureaucratic workplaces, then you'll be delighted to find something different here. We strive to make a creative, fun and collaborative environment you simply won't find anywhere else. Quicken Loans was once again named to FORTUNE magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For" list in 2019 and has been included in the magazine's top one-third of companies named to the list for the past 16 consecutive years. In addition, Essence Magazine named Quicken Loans the "#1 Place to Work in the Country for African Americans."


This is an outline of the primary responsibilities of this position. As with everything in life, things change. The tasks and responsibilities can be changed, added to, removed, amended, deleted and modified at any time by the leadership group.

Company Information

Rocket Companies® is a Detroit-based company made up of businesses that provide simple, fast and trusted digital solutions for complex transactions. The name comes from our flagship business, now known as Rocket Mortgage®, which was founded in 1985. Today, we’re a publicly traded company involved in many different industries, including mortgages, fintech, real estate, automotive and more. We’re also part of a larger group of businesses known by our team members as the Rock Family of Companies – a diverse collection of companies all invested in and connected by Founder and Chairman Dan Gilbert. Together, we share philosophies that we call ISMs and a mission to challenge the status quo as we create unique solutions for our clients. 

Dice Id : 10109060
Position Id : R-060247
Originally Posted : 5 months ago

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