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Database Administrator Jobs in Chicago

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Database Administrators have a very rewarding career. They are highly sought after by many companies across the United States. These professionals typically install server software, as well as configure database servers for companies and clients. They will also monitor and maintain the health and security of the system. Database Administrators will also design backup processes and recovery tools for associated data. They are required to create accounts and assign security levels for all users, as well as provide technical support. Database Administrators should have at least a four-year college degree in computer science or a related field. They should be fluent in industry-standard languages and operating systems such as SQL, UNIX, Linux, Oracle, HTML and MySQL. PostgreSQL certification is also often preferred. The ability to work with minimal supervision and to communicate efficiently with team members is also paramount.

Living and Working in Chicago

Chicago, Illinois is located on the shore of Lake Michigan and is the third most populous city in the United States. It is home to a strong and robust economy. This city is ripe with opportunity for personal and professional growth. It is an international hub for commerce, telecommunications, finance, industry, technology and transportation.

Chicago has the second busiest airport in the world, which makes coming and going quite easy. The city offers many things to do, such as visiting the Museum of Science and Industry, the Art Institute of Chicago and Lincoln Park Zoo. There are also plenty of parks, sports teams, restaurants and shops to enjoy.

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Sr. Associate, Database Administrator
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Sr. Associate, Database Administrator
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Sr. Database Administrator (Contract)
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Database Administrator
Database Administrator
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Database Administrator
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Top Skills for Database Administrators

  1. SQL
  2. Python
  3. PHP
  4. MySQL
  5. Scala