MS SQL Database Administrator

Job description

The University of Missouri - Columbia is seeking candidates for a MS SQL Database Administrator position.

This position is responsible for supporting and maintaining Microsoft SQL Server database installations for the University of Missouri System. 

The main responsibilities for the position include, but are not limited to,  the installation, configuration, upgrade and patching of the database software; backup and restore of the databases; Database security; High availability and disaster recovery protocol; troubleshooting performance and configuration issues; Provide end-to-end technical support and problem resolution; maintaining and customizing database monitoring solutions; and developing and implementing standardized reproducible methods for accomplishing all of the above.  The position requires being in a 24x7 on call rotation and some off hours work.

2 years prior experience in an IT field, preferably in Higher Education, is required.  Bachelors in Computer Science or 2 years of equivalent experience.

For additional information and to apply, see Job Opening ID #29925 online at and Click on the link for Prospective Employees.

University of Missouri AA/EOE ADA accommodations call (573) 882-7976. An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer

The University of Missouri accepts online applications only.




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Job No: Job ID 29925
Posted: 9/12/2019
Application Due: 11/11/2019
Work Type:
Salary: $47,476 - $60,000 with benefits