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Senior Database Administrator in Lehi, UT at Verisk Analytics

Date Posted: 8/27/2018

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Job Description


 

Principal Responsibilities and Essential Duties:
  • Perform all aspects of database administration including, but not limited to, design, installation, upgrading, patching, tuning, backups and troubleshooting.
  • Provide operational support for a variety of relational and non-relational database technologies with strict customer SLAs
  • Design and implement new databases and manage changes to existing databases.
  • Work closely with application development teams and systems administration to deploy, test, troubleshoot, and optimize new and existing database-driven applications.
  • Monitor database environments and actively pursue any issues limiting their performance, scalability and availability
  • Effectively and professionally interact with various groups across the enterprise
  • Be Included in an on-call rotation with other team members to provide 24/7/365 database support.
  • Continually maintain a current set of job skills by participating in industry seminars and training.
  • Completes all responsibilities as outlined on annual Performance Plan.

 

Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Information Systems and 5+ years of related work experience.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Database Engineering or Database Administration
  • Experience with a variety of database technologies such as MongoDB, PostgreSQL, and Oracle
  • Experience with Linux and shell scripting.
  • Experience supporting 24x7 enterprise database applications.
  • Knowledge of SAN and networking technologies.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with various technical and management audiences in both written and verbal mediums.
  • Development experience is a plus.
  • Dedication to work and willingness to work hard under pressure.