Senior SQL Server DBA - WellMed - San Antonio, TX

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UnitedHealth Group
Database, DBA, Development, Disaster Recovery, Genetic, Lifecycle, Management, MCSE, Release, Security, SQL, SQL Server, Windows
Full Time, Full-time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Challenge brings out the best in us. It also attracts the best. That's why you'll find some of the most amazingly talented people in health care here. Bring your skills and talents to a role where you'll have the opportunity to make an impact on a huge scale. This is the place to do your life's best work.(sm) The Senior SQL Server DBA will be responsible for the implementation, configuration, maintenance, and performance of critical SQL Server corporate databases. This position requires solid technical skills, as well as excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Primary Responsibilities:

Manage SQL Server databases through multiple product lifecycle environments, from development to mission-critical production systems

Configure and maintain database servers and processes, including monitoring of system health and performance, to ensure high levels of performance, availability, and security.

Independently analyze, solve, and correct issues in real time

Refine and automate regular processes, track issues, and document changes

Assist developers with complex query tuning and schema refinement

Perform scheduled maintenance and support release deployment activities

Share domain and technical expertise, providing technical mentorship and cross-training to other peers and team members

Required Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or combination of experience and education in lieu of degree

5+ years MS SQL Server Administration experience

Experience with database performance tuning and optimization, using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools

Experience with backup, restore and recovery models

Knowledge of high availability and disaster recovery options for SQL Server

Experience working with Windows Server and Active Directory

Familiarity with Microsoft AzurePreferred Qualifications:

Flexible, team player, excellent written and verbal communication skills

Ability to plan and work independently in a rapidly changing environment

Ability to multi-task and context-switch effectively between different activities

SQL Server MCSA/MCSE certificationsCareers with WellMed. Our focus is simple. We're innovators in preventative health care, striving to change the face of health care for seniors. We're impacting 240,000+ lives, primarily Medicare eligible seniors in Texas and Florida, through primary and multi-specialty clinics, and contracted medical management services. We've joined Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of companies, and our mission is to help the sick become well and to help patients understand and control their health in a lifelong effort at wellness. Our providers and staff are selected for their dedication and focus on preventative, proactive care. For you, that means one incredible team and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

Job Keywords: Senior SQL Server DBA, WellMed, San Antonio, TX, Texas

Job Title: Senior SQL Server DBA - WellMed - San Antonio, TX
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Business: Optum Local Care Delivery
Family: Technology
Telecommuter Position: No
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Overtime Status: Exempt
Posted Date: 3/14/2019
City: San Antonio
State: TX
Country: United States
Department: WellMed Medical Mgmt, Inc

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We have modest goals: Improve the lives of others. Change the landscape of health care forever. Leave the world a better place than we found it. Such aspirations tend to attract a certain type of person. Crazy talented. Compassionate. Driven. To these individuals, we offer the global reach, resources and can-do culture of a Fortune 14 company. We provide an environment where you’re empowered to be your best. We encourage you to take risks and in return, offer a world of rewards and benefits for performance. Exceeding your limits is an exceptional start to your life's best work.(SM) Just like you, we are driven by a set of fundamental principles that are guiding our way forward. Our values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance serve as a foundation to transform health care. Are you in? Learn more about your future at UnitedHealth Group at
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