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SQL Server Database Administrator 

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SQL Server Database Administrator

St. Louis MO

 

Reporting to the Vice President, Information Systems, explore this exciting opportunity at Aclara where under the direction of the Database Systems Lead the successful candidate will be responsible for managing SQL Server environments in line with Aclara’s standards and best practices.

 

Essential functions & responsibilities of the SQL Server Database Administrator  include:

 

  • Providing technical support within the arena of database development, overseeing the schema, structure, and transactional processing of the database system
  • Implementation of production changes in SQL Servers
  • Performing daily DBA tasks (DBA maintenance, log shipping jobs and user scheduled jobs)
  • Performing monthly DBA tasks (self-audit, DR verification, service pack implementation and DBA maintenance tasks)
  • Working with different teams on various projects
  • Performing SQL Server application installations and upgrades
  • Enforcing standards, policies, processes and procedures for data management and quality
  • Remaining knowledgeable of technology and company business operations
  • Monitoring and measure performance of SQL Server databases

 

 

 

 

 
Position Requirements

A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science or the equivalent is required as is a minimum of four years’ experience as a SQL Database Administrator.  Candidates must have experience with SQL Server 2005, 2008 and 2008 R2, in addition to SQL Server high availability methods (log shipping, clustering).  This position requires a working knowledge of SSIS, SSAS and SSRS.  Knowledge of SQL is a must.  Candidates for this position should possess strong written and verbal communications skills and have the ability to create and maintain positive and professional business relationships with both internal associates and external customers.  The ability to multi-task and work well under pressure in a fast-paced environment is also necessary for candidates to be successful in this role.

We are looking for motivated, dedicated employees to join our fast growing team!  We offer many competitive benefits to attract, retain and motivate employees such as medical, dental, vision, flex-spending, 401k, tuition reimbursement, success sharing bonuses, employee stock purchase program (ESPP), vacation, holiday and PTO.  Check us out at www.Aclara.com.

Aclara is a great place to work!

  • Received 10 Stand-Out Technologies from ACE12 recognition by Water Online in 2012 for its STAR ZoneScan solution.
  • Achieved the NorthCoast 99 Award, 2008 to 2012, for being a  great workplace that attracts, retains and motivates Top Performers; www.northcoast99.org.
  • Cited by the White House in 2012 for work with the Green Button Initiative and highlighted for its Green Button work in Power magazine’s Power Smart Grid Award to San Diego Gas & Electric.
  • Recognized in 2012 as one of The Networked Grid Top 10 Vendors in Smart Grid by GTM (Greentech Media) Research.
  • Received Greater Cleveland Safety Council Awards in 2012 for going all year without lost-time illness or injury and reducing its accident rate by 25 percent.
  • Recognized in 2011 with the NEO Success Award by Inside Business as one of the top-performing companies in Northeast Ohio.
  • Cited in 2010 for its efforts to promote wireless solutions for utilities with the Wi-Fi Alliance’s Outstanding Leadership and Contribution Award for a New Member.
  • Recognized in 2009 for its consumer engagement software in the 10 Years of Excellence Award presented to PPL Electric Utilities by Metering International.
  • Cited in Metering International’s 10 Years of Excellence Award to the City of Ann Arbor for its implementation of the Aclara STAR Network system.

Aclara understands that a quality team will help us lead the way. We provide an environment that supports professional growth and opportunity for advancement, and as such, we offer advanced training for specialties! If you would like to be considered for this outstanding opportunity, please apply online.  Applicants must be lawfully authorized to work in the US. Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

 
Full-Time/Part-Time -unspecified-  
Division Aclara Technologies  
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  
Location Aclara St Louis  
About the Organization Do you want to become part of a dynamic and rapidly growing organization?

Come work with us on the cutting edge of technology.

Aclara Technologies LLC is a world-class supplier of smart infrastructure solutions (SIS) to water, gas, and electric utilities globally. Over 500 utilities in nine countries rely on proven Aclara solutions to connect with their customers.

SIS magnifies the benefits of networks that perform automated metering reading by incorporating a range of sensors, communications, and analytic technologies that let utilities monitor their distribution networks, optimize operations, respond to issues quickly, and preempt problems.

Aclara Technologies LLC is owned by an affiliate of Sun Capital Partners.

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We are looking for motivated, dedicated employees to join our fast growing team! We offer many competitive benefits to attract, retain and motivate employees such as medical, dental, vision, flex-spending, 401k, tuition reimbursement, vacation, holiday and PTO. Check us out at www.Aclara.com.

Aclara understands that a quality team will help us lead the way. We provide an environment that supports professional growth and opportunity for advancement, and as such, we offer advanced training for specialties! If you would like to be considered for our outstanding opportunities, please apply online.
Applicants must be lawfully authorized to work in the US. Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to http://Aclara.appone.com



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