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Database Administrator -  Expert

University of Missouri Kansas City
Kansas City, Missouri, United States
Salary Not Specified
Date posted
Jun 11, 2024

Job Details

Job Description

Deliver and support a wide range of data and database administration activities, including but not limited to server implementation and maintenance, query writing, backups, recovery, reporting, and ETL. Responsible for supervision of other administrators and assigning of project tasks and the monitoring of timeline and project milestones. May work hybrid/remote within the Kansas City Metro Area.

Minimum Qualifications

· Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering or a related field. · Six years of experience creating queries using Oracle and SQL databases, including three years of experience with the following: administrating Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, and/or MySQL servers; writing and maintaining advanced SQL queries; creating and maintaining PL/SQL code; building Informatica PowerCenter ETL packages; building PowerBI or SSRS Reports. · One year of experience with supervisory responsibilit

Other Information

Key Responsibilities:
Design, implement, maintain, and support a wide variety of RDBMS servers. § Administer Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server, and/or MySQL servers. § Build, write, maintain and support advanced SQL queries. § Assist developers with advanced SQL and data architecture designs. Create, implement, maintain and support ETL processes. § Implement, build, and oversee data reports. § Create and maintain PL/SQL code. § Collaborate with cross-functional departments and teams to oversee and complete projects. § Architect and oversee system enhancements and/or improvements to current processes. § Build Informatica PowerCenter ETL packages, as well as PowerBI or SSRS Reports. Mentor and oversee two students. § Act as point of contact for in-house projects and lead project implementation.



The University of Missouri-Kansas City, one of four universities of the University of Missouri System (UM System), is a doctoral research-intensive public university offering traditional and interdisciplinary programs. The University is designated as a high research activity university by the Carnegie Classification of Institutions of Higher Education and is home to 13 colleges and schools; indeed, few urban universities have the depth and breadth of disciplines (ranging from medicine to the performing arts) offered at UMKC. The University enrolls more than 16,000 students, coming from 48 states and more than 95 countries, in more than 125 academic areas. The student population includes 47% undergraduates, 31% graduates and 22% dual-enrolled HS students. Providing a stimulating classroom experience is paramount at UMKC. The institution’s diverse and international faculty hold doctorates or the highest degree in their field at an impressive 83%. UMKC has earned national and international recognition for the quality of its faculty, students, research and community leadership.

UMKC aspires to be an exemplary public urban research university of the 21st century, pursuing excellence as a human-centric learning and discovery community, fostering equity, diversity and inclusion to enrich the lives of the people and region we serve.

As an urban research university, our mission at the University of Missouri-Kansas City is to promote learning through the discovery, preservation, and dissemination of knowledge of public value across a broad spectrum of disciplines and fields of study. UMKC celebrates the individual and embodies diversity and inclusion by intertwining these goals with innovation to enable transformational impact aimed at bringing cultural, social, health, and economic prosperity to the metropolitan, regional and global communities we serve.

The University is located in a Kansas City metropolitan area that is among the most entrepreneurial cities in America with a population of more than 2.4 million and a diverse portfolio of industries and businesses. Home to a diverse base of corporate centers, high-tech firms and prominent non-profits, Kansas City is an inspiring example of 21st century economic transformation, with UMKC sitting at its heart. From thriving corporate headquarters such Garmin to tech startups such as ZOLOZ and ShotTracker, KC’s business community is strong.

Kansas City offers the best of both worlds—a vibrant, urban community with Midwestern appeal. The city’s rich history and its modern-day, innovative thinking come together to create an eclectic group of neighborhoods that offer a little something for everyone. From thriving arts districts, an energetic downtown nightlife, casual to upscale shopping and champion sports teams, you will have no problem making yourself at home. Of course, one of Kansas City’s biggest claims to fame is its food, especially its world-famous barbecue. Foodies will delight in the culinary scene found throughout the city. Ranging from award-winning chefs to cozy pizza joints, Kansas City definitely is not lacking any flavor.

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