Database Administrator, Sr

Jacobs   •  

Fort Walton Beach, FL

Industry: Real Estate & Construction


8 - 10 years

Posted 36 days ago

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Job Description

Jacobs is one of the world's largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services for industrial, commercial and government organizations globally. The company employs over 74,000 people and operates in more than 40 countries around the world.

The Senior Database Administrator Responsible for entire database lifecycle including requirements, design, implementation, maintenance and test. Server administration and maintenance support. Work within an Agile software development team cycle to develop software backend services.

Work Scope (Duties & Responsibilities):

  • Perform all processesrequired as they relate to the Database lifecycle including requirements, design, implementation, maintenance and test
  • Participate and support Jacobs process improvement efforts.
  • Attend meetings and training as required

* This list is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities.


Education and Experience:

BS degree in a related scientific or engineering discipline from an accredited college or university and eight (8) years' work experience.

Knowledge, skills & abilities required :

  • Design and execute overall database architecture strategy, standards and practices as part of a team.
  • Work closely with project teams to develop data models that support business processes.
  • Work with Agile Application Development team to ensure database changes adhere to best practices and are properly prioritized and scheduled.
  • Support all areas of the enterprise, ensuring all databases run at optimal performance.
  • Proactively identify and troubleshoot databases performance issues.
  • Ensure that industry-wide security standards are properly implemented.
  • Develop and optimize complex T-SQL and PL/SQL code.
  • Understand written business requirements and translate them into technical design.
  • Design and develop SQL code, ETL processes and SSRS reports based on provided requirements.

Knowledge, skills & abilities preferred : Azure experience

    • Microsoft Power BI
    • Microsoft Team Foundation Server or Azure DevOps experience
    • Agile development cycle participation
    • 10 years experience

Essential Requirements :

Physical requirements - Work is primarily sedentary. Some walking and standing may occur in the course of a normal workday in connection with travel to and from meeting and conferences. May carry light items, such as reports, data products, notebooks and laptops.

Work Environment - Cubicle environment is in a secure site.

Attendance - Must be able to work within the shift hours of 6 a.m. and 6 p.m.

With the exception of STD/LTD/FMLA & approved time off, attendance is considered essential. Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines.

Equipment and Machines - Standard office equipment and machines: personal computer, scanner, copy machine, telephone, printer, fax machine, and other office equipment including desk supplies.

Other Essential Functions:

Must pass drug testing.

Must be able to read and write effectively in English.

Must embrace Beyond Zero/Safety principles of Jacobs to include; adhering to safe work practices and standards while performing daily tasks, taking responsibility for own and coworkers' safekeeping and encouraging others to work safely.

Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a manner to get along with customers, clients, co-workers and management.

Must perform work activities requiring interaction, negotiating, instructing, supervising, persuading or speaking with others.

Must be able to work under supervision and respond appropriately and professionally to criticism from a supervisor.

The Jacobs System Lifecycle Group (SLG) enables the success of Department of Defense (DOD) and other Governmental organizations by providing unmatched systems life-cycle solutions. As a partner to our clients, we focus on innovative and cutting edge solutions that drive value. We take pride in sustaining a strong culture by remaining true to our four Core Values: PEOPLE are the heart of our business, CLIENTS are our valued partners, PERFORMANCE excellence is our commitment and profitable GROWTH is an imperative. Jacobs offers a partnership in which you can grow personally and professionally with the advantages of strong leadership, competitive compensation and rewarding career paths. Come join the team whose work is destined to have a long-range effect on future generations.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.