Has a minimum of five to ten years experience in the same field.
Knowledge of Oracle/SQL (with a variety of databases)
Knowledge of ‘relational database management systems’ (RDBMS), ‘object-oriented database management systems’ (OODBMS) and XML database management systems
Experience with system design and integration tasks, comprising design and implementation of major systems, integration of systems elements, and related support systems.
Advanced analytical and problem-solving skills.
Strong interpersonal skills.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Strong technical documentation skills.
Flexibility to work in a 24×7 environment oriented towards a zero-downtime target.
Ability to follow established processes and guidelines for Change Management, Release Management, Problem and Incident management.
Highly motivated having a strong sense of urgency, work well under pressure, high detail orientation and adept at multi-tasking.
Experience with Linux and Windows Server environments
Extensive experience with database technologies (MySQL, MS SQL, PostgreSQL Oracle, MongoDB)
Experience with cloud services (AWS, Microsoft Azure) a plus
Team player with strong organizational skills, a positive attitude and customer service orientation.
Responsible for the day-to-day operations and troubleshooting of all company databases. This includes all aspects of database administration such as installing, maintaining, monitoring, troubleshooting issues and upgrading.
Assists with the design and implementation of next-generation systems that will support the company infrastructure.
Responsible for the design, development, and implementation of mappings/transformations based on source-to-target specifications, development standards and conventions, performing monitoring and tuning of Database jobs if any.
Manages software upgrades, security patches, and planned maintenance to minimize disruption of services following established Information Services change control procedures.
Demonstrates the commitment to customer service by providing responsive and effective support, developing solid working relationships with customers and Information Services colleagues, and delivering high quality, value-added services that exceed customer expectations. In collaboration with Information Services Customer Services, develops and maintains a mechanism to monitor performance and customer satisfaction.