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Sanford Health Database Administrator - IT Production Services in Bismarck, North Dakota

Job Title: Database Administrator | IT Production Services | Multi-City

City: Multi-City

State: Multi-State

Department : IT Production Services - Sioux Falls

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Establishes and manages data access and support practices for a specific database technology. Develops, implements and maintains documentation, policies and procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of a database. The Database Administrator performs backup and recovery, configures database parameters, and designs prototypes against logical data models. Monitors database and replication servers for resource utilization. Implements database tuning and performance optimization. Creates and maintains user profiles for database access, including login and password information. Maintains and implements Extract, Transform, Load (ETL). Maintains databases and data warehouses to current version levels. May deal directly with customers for issue resolution and testing parameters.


Identify and evaluate industry trends in database systems to serve as a source of information and advice for upper management. Review procedures in database management system manuals for making changes to database. Work as part of a project team to coordinate database development and determine project scope and limitations. Develop standards and guidelines to guide the use and acquisition of software and to protect vulnerable information. Develop methods for integrating different products so they work properly together such as customizing commercial databases to fit specific needs. Specify users and user access levels for each segment of database. Modify existing databases and database management systems or direct programmers and analysts to make changes. Plan, coordinate and implement security measures to safeguard information in computer files against accidental or unauthorized damage, modification or disclosure. Test programs or databases, correct errors, and make necessary modifications.


Associate's Degree in technology related field required. Bachelor's Degree preferred.

Two years data management or related work experience in IT industry.

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City: Multi-City

State: Multi-State

Job Function: Information Technology

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: WD06456