Administer, test, and implement computerdatabases,applying knowledge ofdatabase management systems. Coordinate changes to computerdatabases. May plan, coordinate, and implementsecurity measures to safeguard computerdatabases. Maintainsdatabase by identifying and solvingdatabase requirements;supporting users. Database Administrator Job Duties: - Identifiesdatabase requirements by interviewing customers; analyzing department applications, programming, and operations; evaluating existing systems and designing proposed systems. - Recommends solutions by definingdatabase physical structure and functional capabilities,databasesecurity, data back-up, and recovery specifications. - Installs revised or new systems by proposing specifications and flowcharts; recommending optimum access techniques; coordinating installation requirements. - Maintainsdatabase performance by calculating optimum values fordatabase parameters; implementing new releases; completing maintenance requirements; evaluating computer operating systems and hardware products. - Prepares users by conducting training; providing information; resolving problems. - Provides information by answering questions and requests. - Supportsdatabase functions by designing and coding utilities. - Maintains quality service by establishing and enforcing organization standards. - Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personalnetworks; benchmarking state-of-the-art practices; participating in professional societies. • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
Requires 5 to 8 years with BS/BA or 3 to 5 years with MS/MA or 0 to 2 years with PhD. Database Performance Tuning, Database Security, Promoting Process Improvement, Problem Solving, Presenting Technical Information, Quality Focus, Database Management, Data Maintenance, Operating Systems, Attention to Detail, Information Security Policies. TheDBA is desired to have 5 years of experience, including Oracle systems with virtualized hardware. Oracle certification is desired.
Job ID 2017-46582