Bachelor?s degree in computer science or a related field or equivalent work experience
Preferred Qualifications ?
3 years of experience with SQL Server T-SQL coding
3 years of experience with SQL Server database administration
3 years of experience with SQL Server Integration Services
1 year of programming experience
Proficiency in the Microsoft Office suite
Knowledge of the Azure management platform
The Senior Database Administrator ensures the databases that support our technology systems are designed and performing as needed and provides the necessary data to the appropriate team members.
Work with our developers and business analysts to create and modify our database structure
Proactively monitor and optimize the performance of the database servers
Perform database maintenance tasks, including backups/restores, updating statistics, rebuilding indexes, etc.
Work with our data engineers to help map data in our production databases to our data warehouse
Maintain system security and data integrity
Work with our systems engineers to ensure optimal hardware and storage subsystems
Develop, manage and maintain a strong disaster recovery and high availability plan
Install, upgrade and patch the database servers
Participate in code and design reviews
Participate in production code
Mentor and coach other team members
Who We Are
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 insistently different in how we look at the world and committed to an inclusive workplace where every voice is heard. And we're passionate about the work we do, and it shows. We've been ranked #5 on Fortune's list of the 100 Best Companies to Work For in 2021, as well as ranking #1 for Fortune's Best Large Workplaces in Financial Services and Insurance List in 2021.??
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.
We are proud equal opportunity employers and committed to providing an inclusive environment based on mutual respect for all candidates and team members. Employment decisions, including hiring decisions, are not based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, military or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. We also provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with state and federal law.?
Colorado Candidates Only. Pursuant to the disclosure requirements of C.R.S. ? 8-5-101, et seq., the minimum salary for this position for candidates in Colorado is approximately eighty-one thousand dollars. The position may also be eligible for an annual bonus and other employment-related benefits. The information regarding compensation and other benefits included in this paragraph is only an estimate and is subject to revision from time to time as the Company, in its sole and exclusive discretion, deems appropriate. The Company may determine during its review of the proposed minimum compensation and benefits provided for this position, that the compensation and benefits for such position should be reduced. In no event will the Company reduce the compensation for the position to a level below the applicable jurisdictional minimum wage rate for the position. The Company is a proud equal opportunity employer and committed to providing an inclusive environment based on mutual respect for all candidates and team members.
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.