CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. Senior Database Administrator in Topeka, Kansas
Senior Database Administrator
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City:Topeka, Kansas, United States
Employment Type:Full Time
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Working as a Database Administrator, you will plan computerized databases, including base definition, structure, documentation, long-range requirements, operational guidelines and protection. Candidates will also ensure accuracy and completeness of data in master files and various support tools, such as base dictionaries. The DBA will establish and maintain security and integrity controls, formulate and monitor policies, procedures and standards relating to database management along with proposing and implements enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system.
Your future duties and responsibilities:
The Database Administrator is responsible for database performance monitoring and tuning activities, database space management and planning, and supporting Development/Implementation/Testing/Production environments.
The Database Administrator will:
Develop solutions and resolve a wide range of issues, as necessary with limited direction
Participate in determining objectives and approaches to assignments
Provide production support to large databases used by multiple offices or staff for ongoing analysis
Plan, schedule, and implement database upgrades and patches
Maintain reporting function by troubleshooting problems or work interruptions
Plan, coordinate and implement security measures to safeguard information in computer files against accidental or unauthorized damage, modification or disclosure
Specify users and user access levels for each segment of database.
Write and code logical and physical database descriptions and specify identifiers of database to management system or direct others in coding descriptions.
Develop standards and guidelines to guide the use and acquisition of software and to protect vulnerable information.
Develop methods for integrating different products so they work properly together such as customizing commercial databases to fit specific needs.
Identify and evaluate industry trends in database systems to serve as a source of information and advice for upper management
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
Expertise with required DBMS system including backups, tuning, user maintenance and system maintenance
Expertise of software upgrade procedures
Expertise of one or more of the major DBMS systems
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Ability to mentor Jr. DBA's and developers
Strong communication skills
Bachelors degree in computer science, software engineering or mathematics
Processional consulting experience
What you can expect from us:
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CGI provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you need an accommodation to apply for a job in the U.S., please email the CGI U.S. Employment Compliance mailbox at USEmploymentCompliance@cgi.com . You will need to reference the requisition number of the position in which you are interested. Your message will be routed to the appropriate recruiter who will assist you. Please note, this email address is only to be used for those individuals who need an accommodation to apply for a job. Emails for any other reason or those that do not include a requisition number will not be returned.
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