Database Administrator

Boca Raton, Florida
Depends on Experience
May 11, 2022
Jul 01, 2022
Job Type
Full Time

Position Summary:

This position will work closely with the Director of DBM and other technical staff to ensure database performance, integrity and programming meets or exceeds performance standards.

Essential Functions:

  • Document new and existing databases and database applications
  • Perform database performance analysis, capacity planning, system sizing and ongoing maintenance/tuning to ensure maximum performance.
  • Perform routine and periodic database maintenance tasks.
  • Monitor and manage custom backup/restore and disaster recovery plans.
  • Design the schemes, permissions, and tables for database as appropriate for its use
  • Install, configure, and upgrade the server to suit the database needs
  • Design automated systems to mine information and make reports
  • Control the access for database by giving security password and permissions
  • Maintaining documentation and coding standards
  • Assists the Director of Database Management in guaranteeing that the organization will not lose any data, and that data is always recoverable and available.
  • Ensure that database backups occur in a reliable and regular manner
  • Conduct data quality reviews
  • Proactively monitor and respond to MSSQL database alerts.
  • Develop and test data fixes to Production data to support functional and reporting requirements as needed
  • Modify databases according to requests and perform tests
  • Assist with schema design, code review and SQL query tuning.
  • Develop security procedures to protect databases from unauthorized usage.
  • Evaluate existing database and recommend improvements for performance efficiency.
  • Create complex functions, scripts, stored procedures, and triggers to support application development.
  • Must be available and on call to support business needs in the even of a catastrophe or storm even that will affect Florida and our policyholders

Required Education and Experience:

  • Minimum HS Diploma, AA preferred
  • Experience working in a DBA role with similar responsibilities

Skill Requirements:

  • Familiar with the project management life cycle
  • Dedicated, well organized, and disciplined in work
  • Ability to interpret user needs and transform them into action
  • Skilled at thinking logically and analyzing the given data
  • Ability to handle work pressure and provide quality work
  • Careful methodical approach to detail is critical
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal
  • Ability to flex and adapt to rapidly changing situations



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