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Database Administrator

South Jordan, Utah Merit Medical Systems, Inc.

Requisition Number

Job Title
Database Administrator (SQL Server/Oracle) South Jordan, UT

Working Hours
US 800a-500p M-F

South Jordan, UT

Job Description

Database Administrator (SQL Server/Oracle)

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

Responsible for SQL database administration:

Develop and implement plans for database installations and upgrades

Develop and implement plans for database consolidation where needed

Create and maintain user accounts where applicable

Maintain documentation of SQL server databases and systems

Assist in application implementations

Work with end users for special requests and new setups

functional patches when needed

Monitor servers running SQL server:

Ensure adequate system resources (disk space, memory etc.)

Develop strategies for improving system performance

Provide performance monitoring

Provide data security

Review user access, permissions etc.

Provide changes as needed to reflect security best practices

security patches as needed

Plan and implement backup and recovery strategies for SQL server databases

Ensure proper backup of critical data and servers

Develop and test recovery methods most applicable to Merit SQL server databases

Develop, document and test disaster recovery plans

Assist with Oracle Database Administration

Oracle basic database administration (space management, cloning, etc.)

Oracle monitoring

Implementing Oracle changes for end users and Software Change Control

Managing Oracle printer

Required Skills:

Five Years’ experience managing SQL server databases version 2005 to present

Working knowledge of basic system administration on Windows server

Working knowledge of Unix/Linux

Experience in writing TSQL, ANSI SQL

Experience using MS Office tools (excel, access, word)

SQL Server Certification is preferred

Connectivity tools (ODBC, Oracle client)

Other Beneficial skills

Practical Unix/Linux administration

Oracle system administration

Unix shell scripting

ANSI/Oracle scripting

Oracle E-Business Suite

TO APPLY External candidates: Please submit an application on our website ********************* to be considered. Click browse current openings to see the several pages of openings. Click the page numbers to see other openings. Internal candidates: Please log in to the employee services part of the Merit Metro and go under the ‘Merit Job Openings’ button to view and apply to the opening. This can only be done while at work, not from home. Merit Medical Systems, Inc., an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V, is a dynamic, progressive and innovative company with a strong global presence. Our culture is highly energetic, family friendly, values its employees, and promotes them as standard business practice. To see what it is like to work at Merit take a look at our new recruiting video on YouTube at **************************** to see the video titled ‘Great people, Great products, Great Company’. Excellent compensation and benefits packages will be offered to the right candidate.

COMPANY HISTORYMerit Medical Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ, MMSI) was founded in 1987 by Fred P. Lampropoulos and Kent W. Stanger, Chief Financial Officer. Merit develops, manufactures and markets single-use medical devices primarily for diagnosing and treating cardiovascular and vascular disease. Merit has been successful in introducing and marketing innovative, high-quality products through its expertise in new product design and its capabilities in injection and insert molding of plastics; the application of its proprietary electronic and sensor-based technologies; and wire, extrusion and catheter technologies. The Company is utilizing its competitive advantages and technologies to develop and offer products that address a wide range of needs related to cardiology and radiology procedures performed in hospitals. Sales are made primarily to U.S. hospitals through a direct sales force. The Company markets its products in over 60 countries worldwide, utilizing a direct sales force in Europe, and distributors for the remainder of the world.


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