(Remote) Database Administrator/Rocket U2(Unidata) (138365)

Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3)

Job Description


  • Provide day-to-day support for Unidata database
  • Provide database administration for a variety of mission-critical custom and packaged software applications
  • Design storage strategies around backup and recovery for complex database environments, physical structures, and specialized database applications
  • Partner with project teams and interact with enterprise DBAs to find solutions for projects and operational issues for existing and proposed databases
  • Act as a liaison serving as primary point of contact between application development segments and database administrators
  • Administration of Unidata distributed implementations, including database definition, structure, documentation and long-range requirements
  • Understands stored procedures, SQL, SQL queries and performance optimization
  • Understand and follow industry best practices and standards
  • Experienced in performance, tuning and optimization analysis, troubleshooting practices and procedures
  • Provide standardization and consistency across environments
  • Ensure a stable and secure database environment
  • Implement and monitor database functionality to ensure stable environments


  • Professional experience in the healthcare
  • 8+ years of Unidata (Linux, Unix) with strong AIX/zLinux background
  • 3+ years of strong LINUX background
  • 3+ years of scripting experience
  • Understand the systems development process and have a solid understanding of business processes
  • Proven analytic skills, strong judgment and works effectively with others
  • Demonstrated diagnostic skills - Excellent communication skills


  • Bachelors' degree in Computer Science or a related discipline, at least eight, typically ten or more years of solid, diverse work experience in IT, or the equivalent in education and work experience

Company Description Strategic Staffing Solutions (S3) is an international, woman-owned, over $300 million IT and business services corporation based in Detroit. With a composite average annual growth rate of 19%, S3 is fiscally sound and debt free. S3 has had $3.3 Billion in sales since its inception with $1.2 billion of those sales occurring in the last 5 years. It is ranked 16th among the largest staffing firms in the US by Staffing Industry Report and is one of two companies nationally certified as a Charter Partner with Staffing Industry Analysts. S3 is also ranked as the sixth largest diversity staffing firm in the US by Staffing Industry Analysts and one of the top 25 among woman-owned businesses in the nation by Women's Enterprise USA Magazine.

S3 provides staff augmentation, direct hire recruiting, workforce programs, and outsourced solutions with global industry expertise in energy/utility, healthcare services, insurance, communications, and financial services. It has more than 3,000 direct consultants in 49 out of 50 states in the U.S. and 15 countries including Europe and the Americas.

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