Database Job Description

Database Job Description

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Database provides database support for SQL Server database on Windows environment and ORACLE 9i/10g/11g databases on Windows/Unix/Exadata environment including installation, configuration management, security administration, monitoring and tuning, backup and recovery, and troubleshooting.

Database Duties & Responsibilities

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Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Develops database SQL, procedural language and operating system scripts used in day-to-day database management
Use tools like SQL Profiler for database tuning
Develop strategies and implement solutions for managing back-ups, restoration and replication
Create and manage constraints and indexes
Support software developers with database operations including the development of complex SQL, tuning of DML and the creation of stored procedures
Will be responsible to handle MySQL databases including writing queries and database optimization
Support business initiatives by providing administration, design, and senior level technical capabilities for database platforms that support the business, including point of sale (POS) applications, web services, portal, design applications, and collaboration technologies
Envision and develop a strategy enabling more efficient and effective database technologies and PCI compliance
Work collaboratively with internal partners to deliver high quality solutions that leverage multiple technologies and support business users
Partner with vendors and assist with setting technical standards and procedures for leading technologies

Database Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Database

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: MCTS, MCITP, ITIL, SQL, MCSE, DBA, MCDBA, MCSDBA, PKI, OCP

Education for Database

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the database job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Master's Degree in Computer Science, Education, Engineering, Technical, Information Systems, Business, Management, Information Technology, Technology, Computer Engineering

Skills for Database

Desired skills for database include:

Index management

Desired experience for database includes:

Improve the speed of technology implementation and eliminate the need for outside resources
Maintain an understanding of the tools, technical environment, and business processes necessary to monitor and evaluate the system implementations for trends that could impact business operations
7-10 years of experience in Database Administration and Engineering
Experience administering Microsoft SQL Server, IBM DB2, and Teradata databases
Background in database system implementation
Technically savvy in the networking of servers, working in virtualized environments

Database Examples


Database Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a database. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for database
  • Manage existing codes and fields
  • Test new releases and upgrades
  • Ensure successful implementation of upgrades and modifications to existing database systems
  • Participate in development of improved methods, procedures, and workflow following roll-out of new business solutions
  • Conduct global changes and/or imports to maintain data
  • Provides highly technical expertise in the use of DBMS
  • Manages the development of data base projects quality assurance, reports and systemic improvements
  • Participate in project and scrum teams associated with new business functionality where new databases or modifications to current databases may be required
  • Own the right-sizing of database infrastructure based on projected load volume
  • Determine and deliver best method for high-availability and redundant database architecture within a complex application with multiple database stacks
Qualifications for database
  • Proven ability to learn similar technologies to core skillset
  • System Management, Monitoring, Alerting
  • Networking and Network Concepts
  • DB tuning for Windows Environments
  • Oracle 10gR2 DB Administration
  • Websphere and IIS Web Services

Database Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a database. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for database
  • Provide technical assistance in analyzing and resolving SQL database and Tableau performance and stability challenges
  • Work with the development team to advise and implement changes for improvement of SQL database performance and stability
  • Monitor SQL databases and respond to alerts
  • Develop automated utilities with shell and SQL scripting
  • Focus on both infrastructure and software aspects of SQL database systems and application maintenance to deliver optimum platform performance and uptime
  • Perform remote software and hardware installations and upgrades of Microsoft SQL server and in-house developed applications
  • Designing conceptual, logical and physical models for the target system
  • Spending the majority of time working with teams and the User Stories they select and groom to develop the data models and migration specifications
  • Participate in a collaborative devops environment across multiple teams
  • Installation and administration of PostgreSQL database servers for development, QA, and production environments
Qualifications for database
  • Experience working with RMAN, OEM
  • Experience using management tools such as Veritas i3 or Oracle Enterprise Manager
  • Comprehensive understanding of Oracle security is a plus
  • Ability to perform multiple, concurrent activities in a fast paced and global team environment
  • Accomplish tasks within limited time frames and meet multiple, short and long term deadlines
  • Fundamental understanding of database internals and data structures, including understanding of system stored procedures and SQL Server internal metadata views

Database Job Description

Job Description Example
Our innovative and growing company is hiring for a database. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for database
  • Oracle Fusion Middleware Administration and Engineering
  • Oracle Single Sign On Expertise
  • Oracle E-Business Suite Performance Tuning
  • Oracle Concurrent Manager Optimization and Administration
  • Oracle Workflow Optimization and Administration
  • Oracle Applications Security solutions
  • Design, test, and install database management systems for use with applications
  • Participate as a team member/leader on application, architecture, or technology projects as required; take responsibility for project tasks, make and meet commitments
  • Develop solutions to architectural and operational needs of the business
  • Produce documentation and provide appropriate communications for responsibilities assigned
Qualifications for database
  • Comprehensive understanding of SQL Server security is a plus
  • Bachelors degree in finance or a related field from an accredited university
  • Knowledge in Oracle eBusiness Suite and related technologies
  • Data warehousing, Business Intelligence concepts and tools preferably Microsoft Business Intelligence Tools
  • In-depth knowledge of applications methodology, technical design functions and assigned database system capabilities and administration activities
  • SQL Server 2008 R or newer

Database Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking for a database. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for database
  • Oracle Real Application Clusters (RAC) experience a plus
  • Oracle Automatic Storage Management (ASM) experience a plus
  • Work with Business Analysts to aid in the design of the system
  • Work with Development Teams to meet technical expectations and goals
  • Responsible for providing technical input into designs and creation of technical design documents
  • Work with the Quality Assurance team to assist in the creation of test plans and test scenarios
  • Contribute to the architecture, design and code review of new product features
  • Contribute to routine product builds
  • Provide technical direction to and mentor junior developers
  • Assist in interviewing new hires
Qualifications for database
  • Define and ensure compliance with existing and emerging enterprise policy and best practices
  • Responsible for all project commitments, development of overall project specifications and schedules
  • Monitor and report project status to ensure that projects are completed with quality, on time, and within budget
  • Participate in rotation of on-call duties for 24x7 support
  • Basic knowledge of PowerShell and or UNIX shell languages (bash, bourne, korn)
  • Good understanding of client connectivity and DBMS client to server communication

Database Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of database. If you are looking for an exciting place to work, please take a look at the list of qualifications below.
Responsibilities for database
  • Play a significant role in actively mentoring individuals and the community on advanced technical issues and helping managers guide the growth of their team members
  • Skilled at functionally decomposing complex problems into simple, straight-forward solutions
  • Demonstrated deep, specialized domain knowledge and expertise in deployed systems (e.g., scalable distributed systems algorithms, storage allocation algorithms, deep database skills)
  • Accountable for the quality of architecture, design & implementation of your systems
  • Contribute solutions that benefit the DBA community at large
  • Design and produce on engineering efforts to ensure operational excellence across the fleet
  • Ability to identify database performance issues, recommend and implement
Qualifications for database
  • Learn relevant business processes and understand the data flow, criticality and dependencies
  • Set up and maintain database infrastructure for the company’s transactional and analytical needs
  • Ability to develop procedure documents and maintain detailed database related documents
  • Experience Administering and supporting MS SQL Server
  • Experience in installation of SSAS and SSRS
  • This is an opportunity to apply your skills and experience in a location that is being recognised as a centre of excellence and is increasingly involved with ongoing challenging work and engaging projects

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