Database Administrator (Providence, RI)
June 1, 2012 7:40 AM

Johnson & Wales University - America's Career University - was founded in 1914. It is a private, non-profit, accredited institution that offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business, culinary arts, hospitality and technology. With an enrollment of more than 16,000 students, Johnson & Wales is based in Providence, RI, and maintains campuses in North Carolina, Florida and Colorado.

Join the University's IT team! We are looking for a SQL Server Database Administrator to work as part of the Information Technology department at the University.

- Provides database and application server support to achieve optimal performance and consistent end-user service .

Essential Functions & Responsibilities
- Provides database and application server support, including backup, tuning, patching, and troubleshooting, as required, to maintain the underlying architecture used by universitywide applications.
- Documents configuration changes and key process information.
- Collaborates with team members to recommend database engineering or technical solutions for improvements to database performance and consistency.
- Researches and tests database upgrades and patches .
- Diagnoses and resolves individual department issues to troubleshoot on a variety of university applications.
- Performs other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications
- Minimum of a bachelor's degree
- Moderate amount of experience working in database administration or in other related work

Preferred Qualifications
- Bachelor's degree or greater in an applicable technology services field
- Experience with Microsoft SQL Server
- Experience working in higher education
- Experience with scripting languages and DTS

Additional Requirements:
- Proficiency in MS Office applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Project, Access and Internet Explorer
- Excellent verbal and written communication skills
- Works effectively with others as part of a team

Please apply for this job online at "" in the "Providence-Information Technology" department (job 2358).

location: Providence, RI
payscale: Depends on experience
job type: full-time

payscale: depends on experience
job type: full-time
posted by wenestvedt to Software/QA/DBA/Etc

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