1. Coordinates the planning and development of new, complex relational databases. 2. Ensures adherence to data standards across the University environment. 3. Develops and documents database procedures and policies and resolves complex protocol deviations in existing databases. 4. Maintains and administers database systems to ensure effective implementation and use of databases including software testing, debugging, and data quality assurance projects. 5. Implements technical solutions including installation, configuration, and resolution of issues with multiple layers of products and technologies. 6. Works directly with University departments to troubleshoot problems, create reports, identify and resolve technical issues. Communicates directly with staff to understand goals and solve user problems. 7. Documents end user's experience, and develops methodologies and assessment techniques that address usability goals. 8. Provides training on database, appropriate use and facilitates user groups. 9. Performs various coding, debugging and unit testing tasks in support of assigned projects. 10. Assists in evaluating University business and administrative processes and needs and develops solutions to technical problems. 11. Assists in developing and implementing database security procedures, including access authorization, logins, and permissions. 12. Applies current programming standards and methodologies to all relevant projects and activities. 13. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Five years of applicable experience in application administration, design, testing, implementation, and documentation. Experience with MySQL Server is desirable.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Five years of applicable experience in application administration, design, testing, implementation, and documentation. Experience with MySQL Server is desirable.
Posting Position Title: Database Administrator
Required Skill/ability 3: Advanced analytical and troubleshooting skills with strong problem-solving abilities. Ability to successfully multi-task and shift focus quickly. Proven ability to work collaboratively as well as independently.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Senior Oracle DBA/Platform Administrator
Required Skill/ability 1: Proven hands-on ability installing, configuring and supporting Ellucian Banner Student Systems. Proven hands-on ability with designing, building, installing, configuring and supporting database servers using Oracle Database 11g or higher.
Required Skill/ability 4:
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written. Strong customer service skills. Demonstrates leadership, negotiation, conflict management, and facilitation skills. Ability to set priorities and manage workload to meet those priorities. Ability to work effectively with all levels of management and different business partner organizations.
Required Skill/ability 2: Proven work experience with Windows and/or Unix platforms. Demonstrated experience with Oracle system installation, configuration, and maintenance. Strong knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) principles, processes, tools, and techniques. Knowledge with performance measuring and monitoring of IT systems.
Bachelor's Degree in a related field and five years of related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 48971BR
About Yale University
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.