Database Engineer (Senior)

Full Time
Kansas City, MO
Posted 1 week ago

We Engineer Solutions that Deliver Results. Fast, Effective, and Efficient.

The Senior Database Engineer is responsible for the design, build, automation, support, security, management, and optimization of databases, such as Oracle and Microsoft SQL Server on Windows or Linux Servers. Databases may be developed in house, commercial off-the-shelf (COTS), or Government off-the-shelf (GOTS).

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of current and emerging technologies and technical strategy, and advise the business where improvements are deemed necessary.
  • Design verification procedures to ensure reliability of newly installed or upgraded systems.
  • Research, guide, and perform implementation of best practices for systems over which this position has been designated lead.
  • Manage internal projects of new implementation and software system upgrades.
  • Document and provide training for Junior and Mid-level team members for new and existing solutions.
  • Mentor Junior and Mid-level team members to ensure skills transfer for systems under this position’s oversight.
  • Provide reporting for systems over which this position has been designated lead.
  • Serve as final tier of internal support escalation for Database Systems.
  • Defines high level standards for systems and technologies under this positions oversight.
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in all matters regarding Database Management Systems (DBMS) for applications hosted or supported by
  • Capable of architecting and designing the database architecture for systems and applications
  • Software and systems support in analyzing, troubleshooting, testing and making recommendations related to systems environment.
  • Provide for Incident Response and Problem Management including root cause of system problems, such as configuration issues resulting in operational performance degradation or system outages, supporting the local manager with information and advice on the necessary corrective actions and/or interim workarounds.

Minimum Required Experience:

  • At the Database Engineer level, 5+ years of required experience in any of the following Database Systems in an Enterprise Datacenter:
    • Oracle
    • Microsoft SQL
    • MySQL
    • NoSQL

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