SQL Server and Oracle Database Administrator Vertafore, Inc.
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED We are looking for an individual to join our database administration team supporting both internal and external customers. Our DBAs are responsible for the health, care and feeding of all databases used by Vertafore to deliver our products and services to the insurance industry.
Create, maintain, and administer SQL Server databases;
Create, maintain, and administer Oracle databases on Unix platforms;
Ensure the databases are highly secure, available, and recoverable;
Proactively monitor and tune the databases for maximum performance;
Install, configure, and patch database software and complete database migrations and upgrades;
Support web application development, with a focus on helping the team interact with the database in the most efficient and productive way possible;
Troubleshoot and solve database and application coding problems; and
Deploy the database components for new versions of our web applications to test and production environments.
Possesses good oral and written communication skills;
Contributes to a positive team environment;
Enjoys finding and implementing solutions to new challenges;
Sets goals and focuses on results;
Proactively asks questions and learns about our products;
Effectively multi-tasks and adapts to change;
Strong problem solving and troubleshooting abilities, and
Ability to work productively on various projects simultaneously.
Experience and Technical Competencies
At least three years of experience in SQL Server database administration
Proficient with Transact-SQL (T-SQL)
Familiarity with SQL Server DTS/SQL Server SSIS packages
Understanding of SQL Server high availability concepts
Understanding of database installation, configuration, and backup and recovery methodologies
Proficiency with database performance monitoring and tuning; and
Exposure to Oracle database administration or a demonstrated desire and ability to learn Oracle
Bachelor's degree in computer science/engineering, or equivalent education.
Vertafore Company Overview
Vertafore, Inc. is a leading provider of software and information to the insurance industry including independent agents, brokers, MGAs, carriers and reinsurers. For more than 30 years, Vertafore has leveraged a unique industry presence to deliver meaningful solutions?powerful technology, critical information and robust insights to help organizations effectively respond to business challenges and capture new opportunities. Vertafore solutions have helped more than 17,000 customers and 500,000 end users gain a competitive advantage to accelerate their business performance.
Currently, over 1,200 employees nationwide, with continued growth plans well into the future. Our corporate headquarters are in Bothell, WA with offices nationwide. We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages along with 18 days PTO/10 paid holidays, free parking and company sport teams and much more. A big advocate of training, development and promoting from within, we have a vested interest in our employees.
Vertafore is privately held by TPG Capital, the global buyout group of TPG, a leading private investment firm with a long-standing global presence. Founded in 1992, TPG Capital has $48 billion of assets under management and has extensive experience with global public and private investments executed through leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, spinouts, growth investments, joint ventures and restructurings.
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