DBA Manager Addison TX Full Time

Job Id
84669
Job Location
Addison, TX
Employment Type
Full Time-Regular
Industry
Health Care
Concentra
20181105T194206Z
Overview

From our Dallas corporate headquarters to our clinics and worksite locations, Concentra colleagues remain focused on our driving purpose:  to provide superb patient and employer experience by delivering the highest quality healthcare in an efficient, affordable, caring manner. We do this by putting all customers (internal and external) first and by displaying: 

  • A healing focus
  • A selfless heart
  • A tireless resolve
Responsibilities

Manage and execute on IT strategy as it relates to the functions of the Database Administration (DBA) and Middleware teams.  Provide daily guidance on prioritization of tasks. Provides visibility and leadership on major outages and deployments. Reports on function specific metrics to ensure progress and visibility of tasks worked.

Duties:

  • Ensure the proper performance, availability, and scalability of the company's production databases and Middleware applications.
  • Effective use of database / Middleware monitoring tools and reporting
  • Provide leadership with timely updates, metrics and reports as required
  • Provide leadership, mentoring and coaching to staff personnel
  • Ensure all production database data is backed up and tested on a routine basis
  • Guide and direct the Middleware / DBA team in collaborative efforts with Developer team
  • Ensure the success of application architecture review, design, new environment setup, and deployments
  • Ensure policies and procedures are in place to comply with all legal requirements concerning data and application access
  • Provide daily direction and prioritization of tasks for all team members
  • Participate in management and budget meetings as required
  • Keep leadership apprised at all times on the health and availability of production systems
  • This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Qualifications

Education/credentials/experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or related field
  • Five or more years of database administration experience in production environment
  • Three or more years direct management experience 

Job-related skills/competencies

  • Concentra Core Competencies of Service Mentality, Attention to Detail, Sense of Urgency, Initiative and Flexibility
  • Ability to make decisions or solve problems by using logic to identify key facts, explore alternatives, and propose quality solutions
  • Outstanding customer service skills as well as the ability to deal with people in a manner which shows tact and professionalism
  • The ability to properly handle sensitive and confidential information (including HIPAA and PHI) in accordance with federal and state laws and company policies
  • Requires moderate interpersonal and communication skills to ensure that customer requests or needs are met. Acknowledges and clarifies customer inquiries, requests, or complaints to ensure that needs are identified, documented and addressed.
  • Experienced with working in fast-paced and dynamic environment
  • Must be able to think independently to prioritize work activities
  • Demonstrate strategic thinking abilities
  • Prevent recurrence of issues by identifying trends and implementing fix
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills are essential
  • Ability to effectively multi-task and adapt to changing business priorities
  • Ability to manage project work
  • Ability to define and analyze to recommend changes for process and system improvements
  • Commitment to customer service
  • Excellent communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Deadline oriented, team oriented
  • Ability to coordinate and work with other departments
  • Demonstrated initiative, with the ability to manage priorities and meet deadlines
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Able to apply knowledge and analytical thinking to work through issues
  • Ability to communicate with multiple levels of staff
  • Flexible, self-driven and go getter type personality 

Physical/Mental Requirements:

  • Frequent standing, sitting and walking
  • Ability to use various formats to communicate with employees, vendors, staff and clients
  • Normal or corrected vision
  • Hearing within the acceptable range for telephone and in person contacts
  • Dexterity of hands and
  • Ability to lift up to 10 pounds
Benefits
  • 401(k) with Employer Match
  • Medical/Vision/Prescription/Dental Plans
  • Life Insurance/Disability
  • Paid Time Off/Holidays
  • Colleague Referral Bonus Program   

This job requires access to confidential and sensitive information, requiring ongoing discretion and secure information management.

 

Concentra is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/Disability/Veteran.



We consider applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or medical or veteran status in accordance with federal law. In addition, Concentra Inc. complies with applicable state and local laws prohibiting discrimination in employment in every jurisdiction in which it maintains facilities.

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