Database Analyst

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Columbia, SC

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Job Description


  • Ability to obtain a low-level U.S. security clearance, which requires a thorough background screening and U.S. citizenship
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, information technology, or other job-related degree or equivalent experience
  • 8 years of IT experience, including varied database administration experience
  • 6 years of experience with database backup, recovery, configuration, and performance
  • 6 years of experience with Oracle 12c and 19c
  • Ability to create work instructions, desk procedures, database standards, and other technical documentation
  • Ability to communicate effectively with management on highly visible or critical operational issues
  • Ability to produce estimates, approaches, assumptions, and WBS of DBA tasks for projects


  • Define data architecture standards for the organization, structure, attributes, and nomenclature of data elements
  • Design, develop, test, and implement new database objects (tables, views, indexes, databases) and administer existing architectures supported for performance and maintenance-related issues
  • Analyze and recommend best practice steps to prevent potential database issues, such as performance degradation or potential loss of service, as well as recommend actions to fix issues when database problems do occur (outages or potential errors)
  • Recommend methods to recover or improve databases to include analysis/review of vendor products
  • Provide input into complex decisions as they relate to data architecture, infrastructure, and/or administration
  • Consult with information systems areas on database issues and proposed changes
  • Recommend tuning to databases and queries when they are not performing to customer requirements
  • Analyze and recommend upgrades to database software and components based on security requirements, new technology, or evolving application system requirements
  • Analyze and recommend capacity planning (SAN storage) based on captured growth trends and monitoring
  • Review database environments to ensure they meet security controls and audit requirements; continually mitigate identified risks and vulnerabilities
  • Ensure recoverability of databases by creating, scheduling, and monitoring database backups for dependent systems
  • Support management on enterprise-wide and departmental goals and objectives
  • Provide education and information on security policies, practices, and awareness programs
  • Provide estimation on work efforts and recommendations on training plans for less experience staff

Location: Columbia, SC
Database Analyst

TM Floyd & Company offers a generous array of benefits, depending on the length of assignment. We also offer a referral bonus of up to $1,000. Ask us for more details!

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