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Title:  Database Administrator


Bangalore, Karnataka, IN, 560071

Requisition ID:  27381

Job Summary

Database Administrator: Plans computerized databases, including base definition, structure, documentation, long-range requirements, operational guidelines and protection. Ensures accuracy and completeness of data in master files and various support tools, such as base dictionaries. Establishes and maintains security and integrity controls. Formulates and monitors policies, procedures and standards relating to database management. Proposes and implements enhancements that will improve the performance and reliability of the system. Note: May be internal or external, client-focused, working in conjunction with Professional Services and outsourcing functions. May include company-wide, web-enabled solutions.

Job Requirements

- Excellent oral and written communication skills; including documentation.- Extensive knowledge of:- Database structure and relational theory- Standard SQL commands- Database administration tools, procedures and best practices- Scripting methods (e.g. PERL, shell, VB, SQL, etc.)- General Information Technology industry knowledge as it applies to the area of databases. - Ability to work collaboratively within a team of other Database Administrators to support deadlines; ability to work independently as well.- Ability to handle multiple tasks concurrently.- Excellent interpersonal skills.- Ability to follow and adhere to policies, procedures and standards relating to database management.- Ability to work a 24x7 on-call rotation schedule.Responsibility and Interaction:Responsibility: - The tasks this individual is responsible are often unstructured and the issues addressed are less defined requiring new perspectives and creative approaches.- This individual will apply attained experiences and knowledge in solving problems that are complex in scope requiring in-depth evaluation. - Demonstrate good judgment in solving problems as well as identifying problems in advance, and proposing solutions.Interaction: - This individual must work effectively with Staff to Vice President level employees within the function, across functions and with external parties. - Limited supervision and direction is provided, as this individual can operate and drive results and set priorities independently. - The ideal candidate will be a proactive contributor and subject matter expert.- To be successful, this individual must demonstrate favorable results through regular leadership and influencing others.


Typically requires a minimum of 8 years of related experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or 6 years and a Master’s degree; or a PhD with 3 years experience; or equivalent experience.

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