Senior Database Administrator in Baton Rouge, LA

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

IBM   •  

Baton Rouge, LA 70801

Industry: Information Technology

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 4 days ago

Your Role and Responsibilities

IBM Baton Rouge Client Innovation Center is actively seeking a Senior Database Administrator to:

  • Build database systems of high availability and quality depending on each end user's specialized role
  • Design and implement database in accordance to end users information needs and views
  • Define users and enable data distribution to the right user, in appropriate format and in a timely manner
  • Use high-speed transaction recovery techniques and backup data
  • Minimize database downtime and manage parameters to provide fast query responses
  • Perform tests and evaluations regularly to ensure data security, privacy and integrity
  • Monitor database performance, implement changes and apply new patches and versions when required


Successful candidates for these positions will work onsite at the IBM Client Innovation Center in Baton Rouge. The IBM Client Innovation Center is an in-bound delivery model where we support our clients from our Baton Rouge center. However, some travel is expected and all candidates must be willing and able to travel to meet our client needs across the US. Travel is typically related to knowledge transfer and training at the client site (Monday thru Friday). You are expected to travel up to 50% of the time. This is a traditional office position. You must live in, or be willing to relocate to, Louisiana. The work location is 100 North Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802. This is not a work from home position.

BENEFITS

Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.

CAREER GROWTH

Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off an internal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing and investing in our workforce through:

Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills

Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee's strengths and career aspirations

  • Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation

Required Professional and Technical Expertise

  • At least 6 years experience as a Database administrator
  • Hands-on experience with database standards and end user applications
  • Knowledge of data backup, recovery, security, integrity and SQL
  • Familiarity with database design, documentation and coding
  • Familiarity with programming languages API
  • Ability to Travel up to 50%


Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise

  • At least 8 years of relevant experience

Valid Through: 2019-11-7