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Charter Spectrum

Sr Database Administrator

Charter Spectrum - Charlotte, NC

Senior Teradata DBAJOB SUMMARYResponsible for the design, implementation and maintenance of production databases in compliance with application specifications and company policies, standards and procedures. Manages and maintains all production and non-production databases.MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILTIESActively and consistently supports all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.Performs installations and configurations of Viewpoint, databases, clients etc.Designs and maintains access and security administration.Designs, implements and maintains backup and recovery strategies on Database Management Systems.Supports multiple services and multiple databases of strong complexity with multiple concurrent users, ensuring control, integrity and accessibility of data.Troubleshoots alerts (alert log, Jobs, Disk Group, etc.) and performance issues.Performs capacity planning of Teradata server environment and provides recommendations to management to sustain business growth.Designs, implements, maintains Disaster Recovery (DR) methodologies and creates documentation.Gathers business requirements and designs, implements multiple projects along with the production support.Creates standard operational procedures and templates.Acts as mentor for Database Administrators and Associate Database Administrators.Performs research and provides plans to remediate complex business problems.Assists the development teams to improve database design and procedures on SQL best practices etc.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONSSkills/Abilities and KnowledgeAbility to read, write, speak and understand EnglishStrong knowledge of database architecture and its implementationExtensive experience with Teradata tools: Viewpoint, SQL AssistantStrong knowledge of Data Warehouse/Data Management ExperienceStrong knowledge of Teradata version 4.11 and aboveStrong knowledge of Workload ManagementStrong understanding of best practices in maintaining medium to large scale Teradata database systemsStrong knowledge of SQL programming languageStrong understanding of Change Management proceduresStrong knowledge of Instance, database and query tuning to improve the performance of the database/applicationStrong knowledge of Windows/Linux/Solaris operating systems and shell scriptingAbility to communicate orally and in writing in a clear and straightforward mannerAbility to communicate with all levels of management and company personnelAbility to handle multiple projects and tasksAbility to make decisions and solve problems while working under pressureAbility to prioritize and organize effectivelyAbility to show judgment and initiative and to accomplish job dutiesAbility to use personal computer and software applications (i.e. word processing, spreadsheet, etc.)Ability to work independentlyAbility to work with others to resolve problems, handle requests or situationsAbility to effectively consult with department managers and leadersEducationBA/BS in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field or equivalent work experienceRelated Work Experience6 to 9 years of experience working with Teradata and various database management systems in testing, implementation, maintenance and administration in a multiple platform environmentWORKING CONDITIONSOffice environment24x7 on-call supportEOE Race/Sex/Vet/DisabilityCharter is an equal opportunity employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is the Law poster: is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different.​

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Charter Spectrum


Sr Database Administrator Charter Spectrum - Charlotte, NC, United States


Location: Charlotte, NC

Company Profile:
Charter, founded in 1993, created a customer service-oriented company that has grown and evolved on many levels over the past two decades. Charter's growth was achieved through acquisitions of cable properties and the subsequent increase of customers in those communities, as well as development and launch of new products and services. Charter became a publicly-traded company on NASDAQ in 1999 and has been a Fortune 500 company since 2001