Senior SQL Server DBA - Multiple Locations

UHG Montgomery, AL

About the Job

No industry is moving faster than health care. And no organization is better positioned to lead health care forward. We need attention to every detail with an eye for the points no one has considered. The rewards for performance are significant. You'll help improve the health of millions. And you'll do your life's best work.(sm)


Primary Responsibilities:

  • All functions associated with the implementation and maintenance of SQL Server 2005 through latest  databases including security, back-up/restoration, logging, reporting and recovery procedures

  • Proactively optimize performance of databases through ongoing administration including monitoring, performance and index tuning, and updating/verifying current backup/recovery procedures, troubleshoot network bottlenecks, disk queue issues, table configurations, load monitoring, integrity checks

  • Design and maintenance of SSIS packages

  • Monitoring of scheduled jobs and logs

  • Support of business and system processes and procedures

  • Installation and Configuration of multiple instances and versions and components of SQL server, including SQL reporting services, notification services, and analysis services

  • Support of business and system processes and procedures

  • Ability to work on multiple tasks/production issues

  • Knowledge to run SQL profiler and capture info

  • On-call rotation, available for 24/7 support and expected to work some weekend and after hours


Required Qualifications:

  • BS in Computer Science or related field

  • Minimum of 5 years SQL Server Database Administrator experience

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience with TSQL, SSIS Packages (ETL), and Stored Procedure development and troubleshooting

  • Experience with MS SQL Server (2005 or greater) tools, including Query Analyzer, SQL Agent Jobs and Profiler

  • Available for on-call rotation

  • Experience with Windows Server platforms in relation to SQL installations and upgrades

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in SQL Server Version Migration

  • Disaster Recovery Planning

  • Experience with SQL Server performance tuning

  • Experience building fully-automated data processing solutions

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Experience with Business Intelligence tools

Careers with OptumRx. We're one of the largest and most innovative pharmacy benefits managers in the US, serving more than 12 million people nationwide. Here you’ll fill far more than prescriptions. As a member of one of our pharmacy teams, you’re empowered to be your best and do whatever it takes to help each customer. You'll find unrivaled support and training as well as a wealth of growth and development opportunities driven by your performance and limited only by your imagination. Join us. There's no better place to help people live healthier lives while doing your life's best work.(sm)



Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.


UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.



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