Job description

JOB NO.: 93938-AS

Work Type: Staff-Full Time

Department: DOIT/SEO/DRMT

Location: Madison

Categories: Computer Science, Information Systems/Technology

Employment Class: Academic Staff-Renewable

Position Vacancy ID: 93938-AS

Working Title: Database Administrator



FTE: 100%

Anticipated Begin Date: MAY 10, 2018

Term: This is a renewable appointment.

Advertised Salary:

Minimum $65,000 Maximum $95,000 ANNUAL (12 months)
Depending on Qualifications

Degree and Area of Specialization:

No degree required.

Minimum number of years and type of relevant work experience:

* Shows strong interpersonal skills including written and oral communications, and works well in a team.
* 3+ years of experience with Oracle database management system internals, commands, and basic database management tools such as RMAN and OEM, 7+ years to be considered at the Senior level.
* Ability to diagnose and solve highly complex problems with database management systems.
* Demonstrated experience with computer applications and systems programming principles, techniques, and capabilities, including application development tools and languages.
* Knowledge of computing environments and operating systems (for example, UNIX or Linux).
* Experienced installing and maintaining database management system software

* Experienced with the Enterprise Resource Planning applications such as Peoplesoft or Oracle E-Business Suite.
* Training or experience with other RDBMS especially MS SQL Server or MySQL.
* Experience with Data Management practices and tools such as BI or data warehousing and reporting tools.
* Experience or training with web servers such as Apache or IIS.
* Leadership or project management experience in enterprise technology environment.

License or certificate:

Position Summary:

The Data Resource Management Technology (DRMT) group, within UW-Madison's Division of Information Technology (DoIT), is responsible for ensuring optimum performance, integrity, and availability of enterprise and departmental databases and their related infrastructure components, and for providing expert database services to faculty, students, staff, and administrators throughout the UW system. The enterprise databases for which DRMT is responsible are used by applications systems that support every campus in the UW system; the decisions and quality-of-work of the Database Administrators (DBA) therefore have significant and immediate impact on the entire UW enterprise.

This position is responsible for administration of highly complex database management system (DBMS) software, databases, and technology stack components including Oracle Exadata platform. The person in this position will also work closely with Data Management tools and applications in addition to databases.

Additional Information:


Vickie Arneson
[email protected]
Relay Access (WTRS): 7-1-1 (out-of-state: TTY: 800.947.3529, STS: 800.833.7637) and above Phone number (See RELAY_SERVICE for further information. )

Instructions to applicants:

To apply for this position you will need to upload a cover letter and resume. Your cover letter should outline how your experience meets the required qualifications of the position.

Please Note - DoIT is unable to provide sponsorship for this position.

Additional Link: Full Position Details

NOTE: A Period of Evaluation will be Required

The University of Wisconsin is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.

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Advertised: Mar 22 2018 Central Daylight Time

Application Close: Apr 19 2018 11:55 PM Central Daylight Time





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Posted: 3/23/2018
Application Due: 4/20/2018
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