Job type full-time
Full job description
About kindercare education ® kindercare education operates more than 1,380 early learning centers, and more than 560 champions sites, supported by a corporate team of nearly 600 headquarters employees in portland, oregonIn 2019, kindercare education earned their third gallup great workplace award – one of only 39 companies worldwide to win this award.
In neighborhoods with our kindercare ® learning centers that offer early childhood education and child care for children six weeks to 12 years old
At work through kindercare education at work™, family benefits for employers including on-site and near-site early learning centers and back-up care for last-minute child care
In local schools with our champions ® before and after-school programs.
As part of our it operations team, you are an experienced and highly skilled sql dba who maintains, improves, and supports our mission critical application and reporting databases across the enterprise systems suiteThese application and business intelligence dbs are integral to several rapidly growing lines of business as we undertake a roadmap of technical and digital transformation including migration to the cloud.
Key responsibilities include:
Manage sql server databases supporting critical business applications across multiple application stacks
Configure and maintain database servers and processes
Monitor system`s health and performance
Ensure high levels of performance, availability, sustainability, and security
Analyze, solve, and correct issues in real time
Provide suggestions for solutions to deadlocks, performance issues, index optimization, etc
Refine and automate regular processes, track issues, and document changes
Assist developers with query tuning and schema refinement
Participate in on-call rotation for critical production system support
Perform scheduled maintenance and support release deployment activities after hours
Key desired skills and experience:
3 years of experience as a sql server dba or similar role
3 years of experience with my sql server administration experience (required)
3 years of experience with performance tuning and optimization (pto)
3 years of experience with backups, restores and recovery models
3 years of experience of high availability (ha) and disaster recovery (dr) options for sql server
Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on company’s success
Critical thinker and problem-solving skills
Excellent organization skills and the ability to achieve results within tight deadlines.
Positive, results driven, rational, logical, team player.
Experience working with remote teams is desirable.
Mcts, mcitp, and/or mvp certifications a plus
Kindercare education employs more than 32,000 team members across 1,700 locations nationwideOur devoted family of education providers leads the nation in accreditation and includes kindercare® learning centers, kindercare education at work®, champions® before- and after-school programs, cambridge schools™, knowledge beginnings® and the grove school®.
Kindercare education is an equal opportunity employerAll qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, age, sex, religion, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military or veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.
Primary location : portland, oregon, united states
Job : corporate