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IT Senior Database Administrator

Location: 

Washington, MI, US, 48094

Req ID 39280 | CAT1 Washington, United States

We are seeking a new employee to join our IT Database Technologies Department at our ZF location in Washington, MI.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the Global database environment worldwide, focusing mainly on the Database environment in US time zones (e.g., US, Mexico, Brazil etc.)
  • Interface with other IT functions, Application Systems Administrators / Business owners
  • Responsible for the administration of Relational and Non-Relational database systems (e.g., MSSQL, Oracle, MongoDB, PostgreSQL)  
  • Monitor infrastructure using corporate tools and provide proactive response to incidents as they arise
  • Cooperate with users in solving problems related to the use of database systems
  • Provide support in conducting IT projects; examples may include:
    • Introducing a new DB engine to the Standard DBteam product basket based on the Business demands
    • ZF DBs environment from onPrem to Cloud migrations
    • Database Maintenance/Deployment automation
  • Prepare technical documentation of supported systems
  • Keep the environment secure by applying relevant patches 
  • Design and Implement HA solutions 

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related technical field
  • Minimum of 3 years of directly related experience
  • IT administration knowledge of Database Management Systems
  • Experience in one of the following database technologies: Oracle, MS SQL, MongoDB, PostgreSQL. Knowledge of more than one would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of the following IT areas: network /system security, data backup/recovery
  • Ability to create scripts in Powershell / Bash / other languages
  • Familiarity with various operating systems and platforms (Windows/Linux)
  • Good problem-solving abilities
  • Ability to work under time pressure, with attention to details
  • Customer-oriented way of working
  • Teamwork abilities
  • Good communication skills

 

Systems Experience:

  • SQL language
  • DB systems: MSSQL /ORACLE /MongoDB /PostgreSQL 
  • DB tools: Oracle Cloud Control, RMAN, MSSQL CMAS
  • IT Systems HA solutions: Microsoft Failover Cluster, Oracle Data Guard, MSSQL Availability Groups
  • OS system administration: Linux (SLES/RHEL), Windows Server
  • Basic knowledge: Active Directory, VMWARE, Infoblox IPAM, BMC
  • Cloud: Azure

 

This position is part of the ZF Global Employee Referral Program.

 

Be part of our ZF team as IT Senior Database Administrator and apply now!

 

 

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To harness the power of innovation, we invest in the development of diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to our company.Our company is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with us and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please contact us. Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer M/F/Disability/Veteran

Our Commitment to Diversity

ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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