SPECIALT TECH LLC Database Administrator Remote · Full time

The Database Administrator will work closely with various departments to ensure that database systems meet business requirements and align with the company's strategic goals.

Description

Our Mission 

At SpecialT Tech, our mission is to turn innovative ideas into advanced technological solutions. As a women-owned and minority-owned firm, we draw upon more than 40 years of combined expertise in technical consulting to offer unmatched service in our field. We strive to empower our clients by providing customized, innovative technology services that enhance efficiency and drive success. We are committed to cultivating an inclusive environment where diversity is valued and every challenge is seen as an opportunity for growth. At SpecialT Tech, we do not merely adapt to the future; we are active participants in shaping it. 

 

Job Overview: 

We are seeking a skilled and experienced Database Administrator to join our team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the performance, integrity, and security of our databases. This role includes planning, development, and troubleshooting to ensure seamless database operations. The Database Administrator will work closely with various departments to ensure that database systems meet business requirements and align with the company's strategic goals. 

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Design, install, configure, and maintain database systems to ensure high performance and availability. 
  • Monitor database performance, implement changes, and apply new patches and versions when required. 
  • Ensure the security of database systems and protect sensitive information. 
  • Develop and maintain database backup and recovery plans. 
  • Optimize database performance and ensure data integrity and consistency. 
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand data needs and provide relevant solutions. 
  • Develop and maintain documentation related to database configurations, operations, and procedures. 
  • Perform regular database capacity planning and performance tuning. 
  • Provide support for database-related issues and troubleshoot problems as they arise. 
  • Stay current with industry trends and advancements in database technologies and methodologies. 
  • Execute additional tasks and projects as required by your manager, ensuring they are completed professionally and within deadlines. 

 

Requirements: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field. 
  • Proven experience as a Database Administrator or in a similar role. 
  • Strong proficiency in database management systems such as SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL, or PostgreSQL. 
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills with a keen attention to detail. 
  • Experience with database security, backup and recovery, performance tuning, and optimization. 
  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously. 
  • Ability to communicate complex technical concepts clearly and effectively to both technical and non-technical stakeholders. 
  • Familiarity with data privacy regulations and best practices. 

 

Please note that this is a consultant position, meaning your duties will be on standby until a client requests your services. Hours and responsibilities may vary based on client needs. As an employee of SpecialT Tech, you will be compensated according to your contract.  

Salary

$80,000 - $120,000 per year