Principal Database Administrator


Saint Paul, MN

Industry: Healthcare


8 - 10 years

Posted 35 days ago

Preferred Qualifications:

· 5+ years of experience with developing, installing, configuring, tuning, and supporting large database environments

· 3+ years of experience with developing, installing, configuring, tuning, and supporting large data warehouse environments

· Minimum of one project dedicated to building a data warehouse

· 2+ years of experience dedicated Oracle database administration

· 3+ years of experience with PL/SQL or other database development languages

· Healthcare industry experience, e-prescription or eHRpreferred

· Hands-on experience with business requirements gathering and analysis

· In-depth technical knowledge of network and operating systems, including Linux and Windows

· Experience or interest in Big Data initiatives

· Experience with NoSQL databases such as Hadoop, and Cassandra

· Experience with database design applications, including SQL Developer, DB Visualizer, and Embarcadero ER Studio

· Experience with Exadata

· Good knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws

· Working experience with developing, installing, configuring and supporting database environments

· ETL Experience


· Bachelordegree in computer science, information systems or computer engineering or related field or equivalent experience

· 8 years of experience as a databasedeveloper, database administrator and database systems architect

· 6 + years of work experience across a breadth of applications and relational database systems, including Oracle RAC, Oracle GoldenGate and Oracle DataGuard.

· Experience and strong understanding of the emerging database technologies with Hadoop and Cassandra

· Experience with data architecting, data mining, large-scale data modeling, and business requirements gathering/analysis

· Direct experience implementing enterprise data management and deployment processes and procedures.

· Strong familiarity with metadata management and associated processes. Experience with enterprise repository tools, data modeling tools, data mapping tools, and data profiling tools.

· Demonstrated expertise with repository creation and data and information system life cycle methodologies.


$120K - $130K