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Senior Systems DBA
Ref No.: 18-00595
Location: Rochester, Minnesota
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 09/11/2018 to 09/10/2019
Contract Opportunity
12 Months +

Job Description:
  • Under general supervision and guidance, the Senior IT Systems DBA is responsible for the maintenance and support of moderately complex Database systems software at multiple clinic sites.
  • The Senior IT Systems DBA will actively monitor and respond to technical database problems utilizing diagnostic testing tools and techniques as well as assist in managing overall database capacity.
  • He/she may interface with vendor support service groups or other external support teams to ensure proper escalation during outages or periods of degraded system performance.
  • The Senior IT Systems DBA will also be required to produce and maintain documentation such as systems requirements, designs, resource inventories and plans as requested by the work unit leadership; develops proposals that consider alternatives and business case gains needed for comprehensive institutional consideration; works effectively across departmental organizations gaining consensus of stakeholders.
  • Work is reviewed upon completion for quality, timeliness, and adequacy in meeting objectives.
  • Ability to take responsibility and accountability for own activities. Possesses ability to multi-task and prioritize issues appropriately.
  • Must possess human relations skills to interact with a variety of personnel. Evidence of strong communication & organizational skills, project management skills, strong communication and meeting management and organizational skills.
  • Performs consulting tasks, acts as an information resource and mentor in a supportive role.
Minimum Education and/or Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree plus 3 years of demonstrated professional IT Systems DBA experience OR Associate’s degree plus 5 years of demonstrated professional IT Systems DBA experience.
  • A high school diploma and 7 years of demonstrated professional IT Systems DBA experience in a large, complex organization may be considered in lieu of the degree.