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MS SQL Database Administrator
AFTON MN 55001
Category: Health Care Industry , Insurance
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  Job posted:   Fri May 18, 2018
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MS SQL Database Administrator
With all the opportunities out there, what's the best way to raise your game and up your impact? Put yourself on a team that's doing incredible things with data to create incredible health care solutions across the globe.
That's no small thing.
In fact it's all about big data and big ideas.
Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, has more technology, greater data resources and far broader expertise than any competitor anywhere. Individual will be accountable for database administration, design, build and tune mission critical Microsoft SQL Server environments as a team member of Database Services SQL Server team providing technical solutions for Optum Technology. A typical day will involve standard SQL Server DBA duties like applying SQL Server patches, supporting database backups and restores, working on any performance tuning requirements, and live monitoring of databases.
An individual in this DBA role will also work closely with application support and development teams to refine their SQL scripts and assist in application release deployments and support any database break-fix type requests.
On a day to day basis, DBA will be on point to run database health checks and troubleshot / remediate any findings.
On a project basis, upgrades of current SQL Server lower version environments to latest version will also be in-scope for DBA duties in this position.
DBA will also SQL Server environment.
Primary Responsibilities: Installation, administration and configuration of SQL 2016/2014 and other supported lower version of Microsoft SQL Servers Participate in 24x7 on - call support Define Backup / Recovery strategy Production support Design and architect various high availability and disaster recovery solution as well long term archival process. Experience on different type of database backup, replication, recovery, restoration, solutions. Excellent knowledge in other RDBMS and cross platform technology concepts. Knowledge on Azure or cloud based solutions on SQL platform, supporting key, business initiatives.
Experience on automation and PowerShell scripting to build infrastructure for automation. Experiences on BI, Data ware housing architecture and implementations Design, implement and maintain all functions of database systems, including access, methods and time, device allocations, validation checks, organization, security, documentation and statistical methodology.
Assists in development of systems and procedures affecting database management, design and maintenance Support problem resolution; consult and advise in application design and tuning; plan, organize and execute product benchmarks for threshold and functionality Participate in product evaluations, design review session, data requirement meetings and consulting with application development products Performance Tuning Project Delivery Review ongoing and proposed projects to identify opportunities for reuse and process improvement Review technical documentation to verify compliance with client requirements and established architectural standards and guidelines Required Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related computer discipline 3-5 years of strong Microsoft SQL Server database administration experience 3-5 years of production support experience 3-5 Experience with relational databases, database structures and design, systems design, data management, data warehouse Ability to prioritize, coordinate, and manage multiple tasks and projects in a fast-paced environment Excellent organizational, verbal, and written communication skills Excellent interpersonal skills Preferred Qualifications: Oracle and MySQL experience Power shell experience Professional experience in the health care industryTechnology Careers with Optum.
Information and technology have amazing power to transform the health care industry and improve people's lives.
This is where it's happening.
This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved.
We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed.
We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions.
This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality.
This is the place to do your life's best work.SM Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace.
Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment. 0e886d4c-23e6-4136-ab5c-ac6edd73ea63
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