Database Administrator

Job Description

AgilityZ is seeking a database administrator with an extreme attention to detail, a strong customer service orientation and the ability to work as part of a team. This role will support our clients by identifying database requirements through interviewing customers, evaluating existing systems and designing proposed systems.

Your Responsibilities

PDesigns and documents database architecture.

Creates, tests, and executes data management languages.

Develops database utilities and automated reporting

Analyzes and sustains capacity and performance requirements

Oversees backup, clustering, mirroring, replication and failover.

Performs maintenance operations daily, weekly and monthly ensuring efficient program operations.

Performs database backups and restorations, and recovers corrupted databases.

Evaluates and recommends new database technologies.

Implements and maintains database security and encryption.

Develops, manages and tests database and information system backup and recovery plans.

Develops standards and policies for data entry, and ensures compliance and documentation

Prepares and distributes reports as necessary


Bachelor’s degree in information technology, computer science, software engineering, or related field

3+ years of work experience in a relevant role

Proven history of effective database management

Excellent interpersonal communication skills to explain complex technical topics in an easily digestible manner and understand client requirements

Experience with database management and proper systems security best practices

Knowledge and experience in major relational database languages and applications, such as Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle and IBM DB2.

Healthcare experience is preferred, not required

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