Senior SQL Database Administrator

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Quicken Loans Inc.
Architecture, Database, Database Administration, Data Collection, DBA, Development, Java, Programming, Project, Security, Shell Script, SQL, Testing, VBScript
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

The Rock Family of Companies is made up of nearly 100 separate businesses spanning fintech, sports, entertainment, real estate, startups and more. We re united by our culture a drive to find a better way that fuels our commitment to our clients, our community and our team members. We believe in and build inclusive workplaces, where every voice is heard and diverse perspectives are welcomed. Working for a company in the Family is about more than just a job it s about having the opportunity to become the best version of yourself.

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 nine consecutive years, 2010 2018. The company was also ranked highest in the nation for client satisfaction among mortgage servicers by J.D. Power for five consecutive years, 2014 through 2018, 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 named #1 in ESSENCE Magazine s first ever list of Best Places to Work for African Americans in 2015. We've been on Computerworld's "Best Places to Work in IT" list for 13 years running, hitting #1 the last five years. We were also ranked #14 in FORTUNE Magazine s list of "100 Best Companies to Work For" in 2018, remaining in the top-30 for the past 15 years.

Job Summary

The Senior SQL Database Administrator (DBA) is responsible for building database systems that are high quality, scalable and high performance to meet the demands of our rapidly growing and ever-changing environment. The DBA uses repeatable practices to ensure data availability, integrity and security. The DBA will interact with developers, business analysts, network and SAN engineers and other teams involved in project planning, development and testing.


  • Install and configure database server
  • Design database
  • Database maintenance tasks (backups/restores, updating statistics and rebuilding indexes)
  • Monitor database system resources and performance
  • Performance tuning
  • Perform database development tasks and batch scripting
  • Ensure client satisfaction with the data collection, presentation, and other efforts
  • Participate in regular on-call rotation
  • Champion the company culture


  • Bachelor s degree in computer science or equivalent
  • 3 years of related work experience
  • Understanding of database design/architecture
  • Understanding of business logic
  • 2 years working with RDBMS
  • Knowledge of database administration tasks
  • One year of programming experience (i.e. VBScript, Java, .Net, shell script)
  • Ability to understand large data model
  • Ability to debug and troubleshoot problems
  • Experience with different database tools to manage the daily tasks more efficiently
  • Ability to work individually and as part of a team
  • Communication and diplomatic skills

The Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer, and does not discriminate in any hiring or employment practices. The Company provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with state and federal law. Applicants requiring reasonable accommodation in completing the application and/or participating in the employment application process should notify a representative of the Human Resources Team, The Pulse, at 1-800-411-JOBS.

Company Information

Everything starts with our technology team members — our processes, the technology tools used by our banking and operations teams, and our amazing client service. Since a majority of our systems are created in-house, our technology team is the driving force behind our rise to the second largest mortgage lender in the country. As a technology company that is amazing at writing mortgages, innovation is key in staying ahead. Therefore, we refuse to allow bureaucracy to rear its ugly head in any shape or form. In turn, we have created an atmosphere where participation and innovation are not only welcome, but encouraged and expected. We want our people to identify areas for improvement and act on them to make an impact. This empowers our team members to know that they are responsible for driving the company’s success.
Dice Id : 10109060
Position Id : R-042683

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