Manager Database Administration

at Acxiom LLC in Augusta, Maine, United States

Job Description

The Manager Database Administration receives assignments in the form of objectives with goals and the process by which to meet goals. Provides direction to employees per established policies and management guidance. Administers company policies that directly affect employees’ functional areas. Recommends changes to unit or sub-unit policies. Management reviews work to measure meeting of objectives.

What you will do:

Manages the planning and delivery of data warehouse and storage architecture. Duties may include management of design services, providing sizing and configuration assistance, and performing needs assessments. Analyzes current business practices, processes and procedures as well as identifying future business opportunities for leveraging data storage and retrieval system capabilities. Manages relationships with software and hardware vendors to understand the potential architectural impact of different vendor strategies, ensures the development of proper training and documentation for enterprise-wide technical architecture, systems use and maintenance, and planning and integrating next-generation technologies into the architectural strategy. Selects, develops, and evaluates personnel to ensure the efficient operation of the function.

Scope: Helps to determine DBA projects and direction and determines how to use resources to meet schedules and goals. Provides guidance to subordinates within established company policies. Recommends changes to policies and establishes procedures that affect immediate organization(s).

+ Complexity: Works on issues of diverse scope where analysis of situation or data requires evaluation of a variety of factors, including an understanding of current business trends. Follows processes and operational policies in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Acts as advisor to subordinate(s) to meet schedules and/or resolve problems. Develops and administers schedules, performance requirements; may have budget responsibilities.

+ Discretion: Erroneous decisions or failure to achieve results will add to costs and may impact the short-term goals of the organization.

+ Interaction: Frequently interacts with subordinates, customers, vendors, and/or functional peer group managers, normally involving matters between functional areas, other company divisions or units, or customers and the company. Often must lead a cooperative effort among members of a project team.

+ Supervision: Will manage a group of DBAs and ensure projects are completed on time, on cost, and with zero adverse incidents.

What you will need:

+ AWS, GCP, Azure certifications or experience.

+ 5+ years in Database Platform technology experience (Oracle, MSSQL, MySQL, MongoDB, Snowflake, Redshift, PL/SQL / T-SQL Development etc.)

+ Highly organized, results-oriented, and attentive to details; self-motivated, independent, and responsive – requiring little supervisory attention

+ Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities

+ High level of personal integrity and cultural fit consistent with Acxiom’s core #GD17

Primary Location City/State:

Homebased – Conway, Arkansas

Additional Locations (if applicable):

Acxiom is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer (AA/EOE/W/M/Vet/Disabled) and does not discriminate in recruiting, hiring, training, promotion or other employment of associates or the awarding of subcontracts because of a person’s race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, protected veteran, military status, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics or other protected status.

Who is Acxiom?

We are leaders in helping brands achieve the number one mantra for every business – know your customer. For fifty years, we’ve helped marketers deal with a fast-changing future of growing channels, data and technology. By understanding the customer, marketers can communicate with relevance everywhere and drive better customer experiences that build a better brand and, in turn, better business.

We’re one of the marketing industry’s most experienced, respected and forward-thinking leaders. For nearly fifty years, we’ve helped the world’s best marketers understand their customers so that they can reach people with relevance rather than randomness. Our products and solutions form the data foundation that make it possible for marketers to drive better customer experiences and meaningful interactions at scale across every channel.

Our job opportunities will give you the opportunity to showcase your talents, grow your skills, and expose you to cutting-edge technologies, whether you’re an engineer, developer, products guru, systems and security expert, sales and consulting executive, or an intern looking to gain real experience with a company that will make you stand out.

At Acxiom, our values begin with our associates, who are the single most important driver of our success. We’re looking to hire people who share our core values: collaboration, excellence, innovation, a focus on outcomes, and being empowered to make and own decisions that benefit our clients and our company. Our values represent our brand promise – to our clients and to our associates – and define our company culture.

If you are interested in applying for employment with Acxiom and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for a posted position, contact our recruiting department at 1-877-314-2049.

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Job Posting: JC194554748

Posted On: Oct 10, 2021

Updated On: Dec 03, 2021