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Senior Database Administrator

Company: RPM
Location: Royal Oak
Posted on: May 16, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description Senior Database Administrator Remove the Complexity from Logistics RPM is one of the fastest-growing logistics companies in the world, specializing in Finished Vehicle and Freight transportation. Leveraging a robust network, we deliver thousands of units per month throughout North America and Europe. With our continued global expansion, our core competency remains the same---address our customers' shipping needs by matching available trucking capacity and meticulously facilitating every transport tender with the very best tech-enabled logistics execution. RPM has made Inc. magazine's annual Inc. 5000 list eight straight years and made their Inc. 5000 Regionals: Midwest in 2020 and 2021. Some other accolades include being named by Food Logistics as a Top Green Provider; Great Places To Work-- certified; Crain's Top 200 Private Companies; named by Transport Topics as a Top 50 Freight Broker three consecutive years; awarded the honor of Entrepreneur magazine's Top Company Cultures in 2018; Inc. magazine's Best Workplaces in 2017; and "Cool Places to Work in Michigan" by Crain's Detroit Business in 2015, 2016, and 2017. We have also received Entrepreneur magazine's 360 award in 2016 and 2018. Your Role The Senior Database Administrator role is integral to our continued success and mission, which is to remove the complexity from logistics. You need to be a leader and a team player, dedicated to your customer, passionate about our industry and disciplined to do what it takes to get the job done. If you are energized by overcoming challenges from clients and carriers and by building lasting relationships, then accelerate your career with our rapidly growing company. We empower our employees to take charge and to step up to any challenge. Compensation and Benefits We offer competitive pay and generous benefits, including: BCBS (medical); Guardian (dental and vision) Life insurance paid by RPM 401(k) with employer match Discounted parking Access to a financial advisor at a discounted rate Day-to-Day Responsibilities Set and maintain database standards. Recommend and implement emerging database technologies Develop processes for optimizing database security Helping build the structure and design of the database Diagnose and troubleshoot database errors Performance tuning of database systems Create automation for repeating database tasks Implementing security measures for the data Building test versions and testing for bugs Continually monitoring database systems Maintain the integrity and performance of company databases Guarantee that data is stored securely and optimally Perform code reviews to ensure adherence to coding, security, and data protection best practices Supports and develops other team members by providing advice, coaching, and educational opportunities Adherence to RPM values Be available for on-call support as needed Other job duties as assigned Attributes & Skills Strong IT background with application design and development Evidence of problem solving and multi-tasking skills in a fast-paced environment Evidence of being detail-oriented Excellent written and verbal communication skills Demonstrated ability to plan work and meet deadlines with little or no supervision Ability to quickly learn new concepts and software as necessary Team player and ability to be flexible, adaptable, and accommodating to employees at all levels Desired Qualifications BS/BA in Computer Science or a related degree 5 years of experience in database administration Extensive experience with database technologies (MS SQL [Primary], PostgreSQL Oracle, MongoDB. MySQL) Experience with cloud services (Microsoft Azure [Primary], AWS) Strong written and verbal communication skills Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude Ability to work independently Strong command of MS SQL and MS SQL server tools Advanced knowledge of database security, backup and recovery, and performance monitoring standards Strong understanding of relational and dimensional data modeling of large datasets Compensation And Benefits We offer competitive pay and generous benefits, including: Base salary BCBS (medical); Guardian (dental and vision) Life insurance paid by RPM 401K with employer match Discounted parking Access to a financial advisor at a discounted rate Be A Part of Something Bigger To continue our incredible growth and achieve even greater success, we want smart, energetic, well-rounded candidates who thrive in a fast-paced environment. We understand that our company---s strength comes from our team of dedicated individuals who work better together and embrace change and who are tenacious, persistent, measured, disciplined, loyal, and value trust earned when the job is complete. Come As You Are RPM is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We prohibit discrimination and harassment of any kind based on race, color, sex, religion, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, genetic information, pregnancy, or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state, or local laws. This policy applies to all employment practices within our organization, including hiring, recruiting, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, leave of absence, compensation, benefits, training, and apprenticeship. RPM makes hiring decisions based solely on qualifications, merit, and business needs at the time. For more information, read through our EEO Policy. 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Keywords: RPM, Royal Oak , Senior Database Administrator, IT / Software / Systems , Royal Oak, Michigan

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