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Sr. Database Administrator (Sr. DBA)
Somerville, MA

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Job Description

About Us:

As a not-for-profit organization, Partners HealthCare is committed to supporting patient care, research, teaching, and service to the community by leading innovation across our system. Founded by Brigham and Women's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital, Partners HealthCare supports a complete continuum of care including community and specialty hospitals, a managed care organization, a physician network, community health centers, home care and other health-related entities. Several of our hospitals are teaching affiliates of Harvard Medical School, and our system is a national leader in biomedical research.

We're focused on a people-first culture for our system's patients and our professional family. That's why we provide our employees with more ways to achieve their potential. Partners HealthCare is committed to aligning our employees' personal aspirations with projects that match their capabilities and creating a culture that empowers our managers to become trusted mentors. We support each member of our team to own their personal development-and we recognize success at every step.

Our employees use the Partners HealthCare values to govern decisions, actions and behaviors. These values guide how we get our work done: Patients, Affordability, Accountability & Service Commitment, Decisiveness, Innovation & Thoughtful Risk; and how we treat each other: Diversity & Inclusion, Integrity & Respect, Learning, Continuous Improvement & Personal Growth, Teamwork & Collaboration.

General Summary/ Overview Statement:

Senior database administrator responsible for advanced SQL & Oracle database administration including support, upgrades, monitoring and security of the database infrastructure. Leads complex projects, capable to innovate and improvise current processes within the team and improve efficiency, and skilled to meet database services needs of all entities including all branches of the PHS family. Proven ability to maintain the highest standard of data security and confidentiality. Must possess excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

* Relational database software administration, including installation, configuration, tuning, administration, and troubleshooting
* Project management of departmental and enterprise projects, emphasizing technical integration within Partners environment.
* Outline efficient processes for the team and lead adoption.
* Contribute in defining and developing documentation while operationalizing standard procedures.
* Strong team player with excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communications skills.
* Highly analytical with strong problem-solving skills, result driven and pays attention to detail.
* Must be able to facilitate communication/collaboration with vendors and application/Infrastructure teams.
* Maintain in-depth technical expertise for Microsoft SQL and Oracle database products and industry trends on best practice for enterprise organizations.

MS in Computer Science or other equivalent.

6 years database administration experience (2 years with SQL Server 2014/2016 and/or Oracle 12c).

Familiarity with Windows, PowerShell, Oracle desired

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