Database Administrator

Flower Mound, TX

Manage, develop, refactor, and optimize database operations in support of OLTP, reporting, and ETL processes in a B2B environment leveraging a suite of Software-as-a-Service solutions. The technology environment is primarily Microsoft products.

We expect a lot, but we give a lot. Here is what we want from you:

  • An insatiable craving for a winning culture, grounded with a heart for service.
  • Have a desire to work with other technology superstars, building and operating an awesome product.
  • Have a good sense of humor.
  • Believe in a happiness-driven work environment.
  • Likes to communicate. A lot.
  • Have a “get it done” mentality.
  • Not afraid to have fun.
  • And of course, this:

Essential Functions:

  • Analyzes and evaluates reported problems, takes responsibility for resolution, and prevents a recurrence.
  • Develops, tests, implements, troubleshoots and supports data extraction, transformation, and loading processes.
  • Maintains database performance by calculating optimum values for database parameters; implements new releases; completes maintenance requirements.
  • Installs revised or new systems by proposing specifications and flowcharts; recommends optimum access techniques; coordinates installation requirements.
  • Proactively manages DatabasePerformance Tuning and Optimization.
  • Develops and implements database business continuity plans and procedures.
  • Creates new databases, tables, views, indexes, scheduled jobs, triggers, logins, etc. based on system specifications.
  • Tune’sdata warehouse and other database systems for optimal performance and reliability.
  • Performs index and statistics maintenance.
  • Develops, implements administers, and maintains operational automation scripting.
  • Maintains technical documentation related to the database systems and processes.
  • Provides after-hours and weekend escalation support as required.
  • Coaches, trains, and mentors other employees on proper access and use of database systems.
  • Adhere to Scrum principles and philosophies in fulfillment of the role.
  • Work as a cross-functional team member in an Agile setting to help complete and deliver the team commitments.
  • Collaborate across teams and across business areas in the spirit of an Agile mindset.
  • Responsible for reporting risks that are identified to the appropriate team and/or management. Additionally, responsible for managing, monitoring, and reporting risks within the scope of your work area, including, but not limited to Information Security risks.

Minimum Requirements:

  • BS in Computer Science / Computer Information Systems or equivalent training and/or experience.
  • At least 5 years of experience in database design, development, and general administration.
  • Preferred Experience: other database platforms such as MySQL, and NoSQL technologies.
  • Advanced knowledge of SSIS, TSQL, and MS SQL Server 2008 R2 –2016
  • Experience with SSRS, C#, and PowerShellwould be a plus, but not required.
  • Fundamental software development methodologies, design, and implementation.
  • Advanced knowledge of database backup concepts, query optimization, data security, and availability groups.
  • Ability to manage multiple projects at the same time. Demonstrate the following skills: high level of productivity, excellent written and verbal communication skills, team player, positive interpersonal skills, self-motivated and independent thinker.
  • The ability to write fully optimized SQL for various scripts and stored procedures is essential

Physical Requirements:

  • The job requires prolonged periods of sitting (up to 7 hours) at a workstation operating a PC and phone.
  • The job requires working in an office environment with other team members.
  • Must be willing and able to travel, as needed.

Here’s what we give to you:

  • Health/Dental/Vision Benefits
  • Paid Holidays
  • Generous Time-Off Policy
  • A happiness-driven work environment; We like to have fun!
  • Your favorite snacks and drinks
  • The opportunity to work on forward-thinking products and technology
  • Competitive salary

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