Work at Edu
We're looking for a database administrator.
We need help designing, developing, and administering a small custom database to manage research data, analytics, and reporting.
If you are ready to jump in, love collaborating, and value our casual culture – please say hello!
This is a flexible, project-based consulting assignment.
Work from your office.
Review our data management and recommend improvements
Establish the needs of users
Design and implement an appropriate database solution
Provide regular ongoing development and support
Gather clear, concise, and accurate requirements
Deep knowledge of database languages and cloud-based database services
Capacity to provide support and training
Work collaboratively as an implementation partner
Explain complex ideas in simple language
Ethically handle confidential data
Passion for service and the natural ability to work well with others
WHAT YOU'LL DO
We need leadership to plan and design solutions that leverage cloud-based data services to best fit our business.
We are looking for an innovative approach to load, extract, store, update, and query small data sets resulting from multi-year research studies.
This is a new build. We want a minimal design and clean UI to support small teams of researchers who concurrently access data and work remotely from different locations.
Experience with a variety of computer information systems and knowledge of database structure languages is required.
We need someone who knows database design and is familiar with database queries and database management best practices.
You will control access permissions and privileges, manage security, and monitor database performance.
You will develop, manage and test back-up and disaster recovery plans.
Business experience and acumen to help develop processes, workflow and UI to support non-technical researchers is invaluable.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Two years hands-on experience in the IT industry
Post-secondary degree from an accredited institution or equivalent business experience
Database Administrator (DBA) experience in design, administration, and security
We are looking for a broad, interdisciplinary background, with a strong understanding of computer science, database administration, and/or software engineering.
Role: 1003 Team: Data