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Associate Database Administrator - Georgia

Associate Database Administrator - Georgia

Division:  Information and Educational Technologies
Managing Office:  Headquarters
Work Location:  Alpharetta, GA
Reports to:  Director of Software Development
FT/PT Classification:  Full Time (40 hours per week)

 

Position Summary
The Associate Database Administrator is part of the Information and Educational Technologies team and is an integral part for the development of IT solutions. This role will work within the development team and cross-functionally to address data management requirements and develop IT solutions.

 

Accountabilities

  • Develop reports, database scripts, and stored procedures to address the day-to-day needs of the organization.
  • Provide first-tier data management support including data scrubbing tasks.
  • Work closely within the software development team to support app development and data migration tasks.
  • Perform database administration tasks including periodic maintenance and backup/recovery procedures.
  • Implement and maintain backup and fail-over procedures.

 

Competencies

  • 3+ years experience in data management and database administration, including data scrubbing, data translation, development of scripts and stored procedures, and report generation.
  • Strong problem-solving technical skills.
  • Ability to establish effective working relationships with users, staff, peers, and management.
  • Ability to perform assigned tasks with minimal direct supervision.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills as well as demonstrated ability to communicate at all levels of the organization.

 

Annual Travel Requirements

  • Occasional travel needed for company-wide meetings.

 

Qualifications and Experience

  • 3+ years experience with Microsoft SQL Server with solid background in SQL programming, data scrubbing, and report generation.
  • 1+ years experience with ETL tools is a plus (e.g., SSIS, Talend).
  • 1+ years experience with reporting tools is a plus (e.g., Tableau).
  • 1+ years experience with a programming language is a plus (e.g., Java, C#).
  • Demonstrated strong problem-solving skills.

 

Education

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field.

 

Application Process

Send an email expressing your interest in the position along with an updated resume including references to itjobs@advanc-ed.org.

 

About AdvancED 

AdvancED is the world's largest education community, serving over 32,000 institutions in more than 70 countries educating over 20 million students. As the global leader in advancing education excellence through accreditation and school improvement, AdvancED brings together more than 100 years of experience and the expertise of the three national accreditation agencies — the North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI), the Northwest Accreditation Commission (NWAC) and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI). The AdvancED Accreditation Process, a protocol embraced around the world, is a clear and comprehensive program of evaluation and external review, supported by high quality standards and dedicated to helping schools, school systems and education providers continuously improve. AdvancED's position as a thought leader in education continues to expand as we provide a national and international voice to inform and influence policy and practice on issues related to education quality. Our research results help us shape educational policy and strengthen learning practices worldwide.

 

The vision of AdvancED is to create a world of opportunities for every learner. We work to achieve our vision by driving education improvement through accreditation, research and innovation, policy and advocacy, and technology.