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Senior Database Administrator

Senior Database Administrator, ITS – Enterprise Application Services, Tennessee Tech University.

Supports and maintains the University’s Oracle and SQL Server databases. Maintains data standards. Use of Oracle Transparent Data Encryption, data masking and redaction, fine grained data access, database backup and cloning. Integrates and installs enterprise wide third party products that work with the database system. Reviews and implements vendor database security releases. Coordinates and prioritizes the implementation of database software. Keeps abreast of evolving database security best practices and applies them locally. Analyzes audit trails to detect systematic security violations. Manages security on the enterprise database system and associated third party systems. Installs/upgrades and supports existing and required new instances, including various methods of redundancy clustering, log shipping, mirroring, etc. Creates and maintains agent jobs to migrate data to/from Oracle and SQL Server instances, as well as performing maintenance routines including backups and recovery/history retention/history cleanup/index defragmentation/etc. Designs and programs database applications and queries. Analyzes, troubleshoots, and debugs technical hurdles when encountered. Provides technical support and guidance to other DBA’s, users, systems analysts, systems administrators. Provides technical supervision, leadership, coaching and mentoring to other DBAs on staff. Develops plans for University database capacity growth and works with data stewards to determine enterprise strategic database needs. Assists users to determine database requirements. Coordinates, supervises, and supports projects that span multiple technologies related to the evolving decisions and user services support environment (data warehousing, metadata repository, access management tools, database servers, data migration tools, etc.). Evaluates future technologies and makes recommendations for software and hardware upgrades. Defines and develops project plans, detailed specifications, and status reports.

Screening of applications begins July 4; open until filled. Tennessee Tech University is an AA/EEO employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, ethnic or national origin, sex, disability, age (40 and over), status as a protected veteran, genetic information or any other category protected by federal or state law. Inquiries regarding the nondiscrimination policies should be directed to *****************.
Location/Region: Cookeville, TN

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