Senior Database Administrator
The candidate will be part of a 24×7 IT operational support team responsible for supporting Non-Production and Production DB environments inclusive of SQL Server, Oracle, MongoDB and Netezza Data Warehouse.
The Senior DBA , working with a Manager and support team, will share responsibility for all aspects of data administration including SW installs, configuration and tuning, upgrade roadmaps, architecture, security, performance, disaster recovery, troubleshooting and change control.
As Sallie Mae expands in to the cloud (Azure, AWS, etc …), it is expected that this role will also provide DB support and apply the same type of processes, methodologies and approach as used for on premises support.
This role will take an active part in building relationships with Application Development teams as well as other key I&O personnel (Network, Storage, Operating Systems) to help form a holistic approach to DB support.
Candidate will report directly to the Senior Database Manager.