Job Title: System Administrator III - Database Environments
Department: Enterprise App Integration
Location: Columbus Campus
Employment Type: Staff
Employment Status: Board Approved
Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining Unit
FLSA Status: Exempt
Compensation Type: Annual
Compensation Range: $58,522.00 - $70,811.00
Schedule: M-F, 8am-5pm and hours outside normal working schedule as necessary.
Maintains and administers enterprise databases to ensure that the College's administrative computer systems are functional, operational, and continue to meet growing and changing needs. Monitors and integrates new technological advancements into database technologies.The system administrator may be required to serve on On-Call/On-Duty rotations for after-hours support - 24/7 availability during rotation.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to satisfactorily perform each essential duty listed below. Reasonable accommodations will be made for persons with disabilities, covered by the Americans with Disabilities Act, in accordance with its requirements.
Duties are numbered for convenience, and do not indicate order in terms of importance, frequency that the duty is performed, or the amount of time spent on the duty.
1. Responsible for the administration of Microsoft SQL Server (Database Engine and Analysis Services) and associated support tools.
2. Provide support for SQL Server Reporting Services in SharePoint mode (Power Pivot and BI Services).
3. Provides level II technical support to the campus community.
4. Responsible for disaster and operational recovery plan development, implementation, testing and recovery of assigned database environments.
5. Responsible for operational data stores, data repositories, data marts, data storage, data pumps and data interfaces.
6. Responsible for the administration of database security and vulnerability remediation.
7. Makes recommendations on hardware and software configurations, and participates in the planning process to meet assigned short and long term objectives.
8. Makes recommendations on tools, standards, processes and best practices for database systems.
9. Assists other systems administrators and engineers, software developers and business analysts to determine database needs, including requirements analysis, performance levels for peak and non-peak utilization, query design and programming.
10. Works assigned schedule, exhibits regular and predictable attendance. Works overtime and on-duty time as required to meet workload demands. Usual Physical Demands: The incumbent of this position typically exhibits the physical demands identified in the Functional Job Analysis on file in the College's Human Resources Department and which is periodically reviewed and updated. Physical demands listed in the Functional Job Analysis are not job qualification standards, but are used to help the College assess and determine reasonable accommodations for otherwise qualified individuals covered by the American's with Disabilities Act.
While performing duties of this job, the employee regularly exhibits digital dexterity when entering data into computer. The employee regularly sits for extended periods of time, and occasionally stands and walks. The employee occasionally uses hands to hold and operate tools and reaches with hands or arms and stoops, kneels, crouches or crawls. Employee converses verbally with others in person. Vision demands include close, relatively detailed vision when focusing on a computer screen. Employee occasionally lifts or exerts force of varying weights up to 50 pounds.
Working Conditions: Normal office working conditions with telecommuting available. Employee is occasionally exposed to minor cuts, burns or other incapacitating injury. Occasional risk of electrical shock.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Knowledge of: system administration, database systems, data flow, data security, disaster recovery planning and recovery theory, information security, T-SQL, database programmability (T-SQL functions, procedures, triggers), data life cycle technical management, data warehousing and data marts, customer care principles, working in teams and project management practices. Ability to: develop new technical skills and apply skills to practical work situations; develop and maintain effective working relationships with associates, vendors, students and other job contacts; handle multiple task and projects; manage time effectively; adapt to continuing technological changes; maintain confidential and sensitive information. Skill in: providing technical support; applying new technology to business applications; verbal and written communications; planning, scheduling and organizing work; PowerShell scripting; re-factoring code written in a variety of languages; Sharepoint PowerPivot and Reporting Services.
Minimum Qualifications: Associate's Degree in Computer Science or closely related field of study with a minimum 1 year of experience with database administration or High School diploma and a minimum 3 years of experience with database administration. State Motor Vehicle Operator's License or demonstrable ability to gain access to work site(s).
Preferred Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or closely related field of study with a minimum 5 years of experience with database administration. System Administration Certification.
Additional Information: Additional Information: All applicants must provide a cover letter detailing their experience with databases and related applications. Applications received without a cover letter will be considered incomplete and, therefore, not considered.
Columbus State Community College has been meeting the diverse educational needs of the Central Ohio community for more than 50 years. The college is proud to be an important contributor to the growth and progress of the region and to serve as the front door to higher education in Central Ohio. From the first graduating class in 1965 through this year, 50,000 students have earned associate degrees ...in 50-plus technical fields and academic transfer programs. Columbus State also offers Associate of Arts and Associate of Science degree programs whose coursework fulfills the freshman and sophomore year requirements for bachelor’s degree programs offered by four-year colleges and universities throughout the state. Specific transfer agreements with more than 40 colleges and universities are in place at Columbus State, and new direct-to degree partnership programs are being developed all the time. Columbus State now has two campuses serving Central Ohio educational needs. The Columbus Campus is located on 85 acres in downtown Columbus. The 108-acre, full-service Delaware Campus welcomed its first students in 2010. Additionally, Columbus State offers classes at nine convenient regional learning centers throughout Central Ohio.