Possess broad and deep understanding of RDMS and data warehouse concepts and able to apply the concepts to complex database tasks. Able to write complex database queries and stored procedures following team standards and procedures. Demonstrates operating system deep knowledge related to completing database tasks. Provides guidance to team members, users, developers and vendors. Exhibit exceptional analytical and communication skills with the capability to learn and retain new skills. Provides effective and creative solution designs, documents and demonstrates initiative reflecting strong business knowledge. Keeps informed of technology changes and trends related to databases. Able to manage large projects and architect complete solutions including the associated documents and plans.
– Eight years' relevant experience. Associate Degree with Six years' relevant experience. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or related field with four years relevant experience. Relevant specialized IT training and/or IT certifications may be considered towards minimum qualifications. Equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience will be considered.
Proficient in writing queries and managing database schemas
Solid performance analysis and tuning skills
Experience with database warehouses
Must have supported SQL Server, Oracle or MySQL databases as a DBA
Must have a good attitude, able to take direction from others, guide others and work well with a team
Manage large projects
Possess excellent troubleshooting and problem resolution skills
Understand the components of a database environment such as storage, servers, network, firewall and backup solutions and can architect systems for database solutions
Experience managing database security especially to ensure compliance with regulations such as HIPAA, FERPA and PCI
Proficient with Windows and Linux operating systems
Experience with high availability and disaster recovery solutions
Ability to participate in off-hours support on a rotating schedule
Excellent professionalism, communication, and interpersonal skills
Creative problem-solving and analytical skills
Ability to understand new technologies quickly
Desire to expand DBA knowledge
Preferred Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Information Technology or related field with four to seven years of technical experience (DBA tasks).
Master degree in Computer Science or related area of study with at least four years of DBA experience
MSSQL database administration with T-SQL, SSIS and SSRS
Experience analyzing and debugging SQL queries
Designing and creating database objects
Ability to troubleshoot complex performance issues
Windows and Linux experience
Data warehouse experience
Data analysis and reporting experience
Business Intelligence experience Equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience will be considered.
1) The University of Texas at Dallas is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer (M/F/D/V).
2) All employees serve as a representative of the University and are expected to display respect, civility, professional courtesy, consideration of others and discretion in all interactions with members of the UT Dallas community and the general public.
The University of Texas at Dallas is an innovative institution in the heart of North Texas on the path to achieving Tier One national research university status.UT Dallas has grown since its founding in 1969 to include 132 degree programs, with cutting-edge curricula serving a variety of undergraduate and graduate student interests.The University continues its original commitment to providing some... of the state's most-lauded science and engineering programs and has also gained prominence for a breadth of educational paths, from criminology to biomedical engineering to arts and technology.The wealth of learning resources available to UT Dallas students is the result of a concentrated effort to attract the top minds on both ends of the classroom relationship. Joining the faculty's Nobel laureate and four National Academies members since 2005 are more than 200 tenure and tenure-track professors hailing from the world's best colleges, including Harvard, MIT, Cambridge and Columbia University. In addition, UT Dallas is home to more than 50 centers, labs and institutes that facilitate research and opportunities for hands-on learning. Students, meanwhile, arrive at UT Dallas well-prepared to succeed in higher education: In 2011, nearly 39 percent of freshmen ranked in the top 10 percent of their high school class, and 75 percent ranked in the top 25 percent.With an eye on building a future as bright as its beginnings, UT Dallas will continue its push to attain Tier One research university status and produce graduates who are well-equipped to succeed professionally.