Database Developer – Global Solutions (Boise, ID)
The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses.
These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy.
We currently have a Database Developer position available at our Corporate Headquarters in Boise, ID.
SUMMARYResponsible for multiple company-wide, mission-critical databases. Implements comprehensive backup and disaster recovery procedures. Manages database security, space requirements and does performance tuning. Provides expertise in database design, sizing, security and configuration. Approves and oversees database installations and upgrades. Designs and implements ETL procedures for data warehousing. Works with application developers to build logical data models that can be mapped into efficient physical designs on particular database platforms. Develops comprehensive backup and disaster recovery procedures. RESPONSIBILITIES Support the database production environment by troubleshooting and resolving database problems; designing, coordinating, and installing database structural changes, and monitoring database applications for growth to ensure the availability of adequate resources and optimal performance.Design database structures that balance the technical requirements, such as efficiency, with the business needs of the organization.Maintain thorough knowledge of current database management and presentation technologies and methods.Oversee database installations and upgrades. Support the database production environment by troubleshooting and resolving complex database problems.Provide the development staff with the training and support necessary to develop effective database application systems.Manage all database servers and take corrective action to minimize down-time and provide acceptable performance, security and reliability. Perform database tuning. Monitor database space, audit backups, and administer security.Design, coordinate, and install database structural changes to enhance database applications.Design and standardize update scripts and procedures for loading/replicating data to databases, data-marts and data warehouses.Design database structures that balance the technical requirements, such as efficiency, with the business needs of the organization.Provide the development and technical staff with the necessary training and support to effectively use and develop database applications.Maintain a thorough knowledge of current database management and presentation technologies and methods.Other duties as assigned. REQUIREMENTS Bachelor's Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related IT field preferred. 5-plus years of experience with database systems and tools for management, tuning and troubleshooting. Working knowledge of MS SQL Server. Good organization, interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to work in a team environment, understand and consistently apply technical standards and produce technical documentation. Familiar with the Kimball data warehousing/business intelligence lifecycle methodology.Combination of education, training and/or experience will be considered for this position. APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS Visit www.simplot.com/careersSelect Job SearchSelect Current OpportunitiesSelect All Open PositionsApply to Job ID# 3470 Please prepare a cover letter outlining your interest and qualifications and submit with your resume via our online application process described above.
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