Development DBA
at Altec, Inc.

Date Posted: 5/13/2019

Job Description

Why Join Altec?

If you're considering a career with Altec, Inc., there's never been a better time to join us! Our Company was founded based upon values that place the customer first, and view people as our greatest strength. Altec has continued to grow, utilizing the same basic values, and over the years, those values have helped us to earn the trust and confidence of our customers worldwide. We remain committed to total customer satisfaction in everything we do. That's why today, Altec is an innovative, financially sound company that is setting the standard of excellence in design, manufacturing and service; and that's why you can rely on us to provide you with the stability of a well managed company.

Our Company:

Altec Inc., founded in 1929, is a privately held company headquartered in Birmingham, Alabama.

Altec specializes in the manufacture, sale and service of aerial devices, digger derricks, cranes and specialty equipment for the electric utility, telecommunications, tree care, construction, and light and sign maintenance industries in more than 120 countries.


Altec is seeking an experienced MS SQL Server Development DBA to join our team. The Development DBA role is responsible for designing and delivering database services for multiple applications in the organization. Responsibilities include designing database schemas, optimizing existing database schemas, and optimizing indexes etc. Also the Development DBA will be responsible for assisting in monitoring and improving database(s) uptime and performance, planning for growth and expansion, database deployments and DevOps.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Provide development and application support for multiple applications using various versions of MS SQL Server
  • Provide advanced troubleshooting assistance to application administrators and application developers, including code reviews
  • Work with production databases for performance tuning, standardization, troubleshooting, design, and architecture
  • Database DevOps support from development to production for change control and deployments
  • Outline and enforce database development best practices and conventions

Desired Technology Skills/Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related discipline strongly preferred, but consideration may be given to exceptional candidates with 8 years of relevant work experience.
  • 2+ years SQL Server management, design, configuration and support skills.
  • Proficient in T-SQL, including optimization
  • Experience with SSRS
  • Experience with SSDT
  • Working experience with various drivers: ODBC, ADO.NET, EF, etc
  • Documentation skills for processes and procedures
  • Certification is a plus; MCTS, MCITP, MVP, MCDBA
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able to communicate and work as a team with networking, server, and security groups.


Altec offers a competitive salary that rewards performance and dedication, along with a comprehensive benefits package that includes:
          • Medical, Dental and Prescription Drug Program
          • Retirement 401(k) Program
          • Vacation and Holidays
          • Flexible Spending Accounts
          • Tuition Assistance Program
          • Employee Assistance and Mental Health/Substance Abuse Program
          • Life Insurance, Accidental Death and Dismemberment Insurance

EEO Statement

Altec Industries, Inc. and its affiliates are equal opportunity employers and maintain affirmative action plans to recruit, retain, develop, and promote qualified individuals without unlawful consideration of race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Altec strives to maintain a work environment free from unlawful discrimination and harassment, where associates are treated with respect and dignity.

Job Snapshot

About Us

Altec is the leading provider of products and services to the electric utility, telecommunications and contractor markets. We provide products and services in over 100 countries throughout the world.

For over 80 years, Altec has been a company committed to excellence. Our products are the industry leaders and are consistently raising the bar through innovative product design, integrated safety features, and continued dedication to total customer satisfaction.

The history, tradition and culture of Altec are founded on our values. Our values are as follows:

  • Customer first
  • Enjoyment of work
  • Family
  • Financial stability
  • Integrity
  • People are our greatest strength
  • Quality
  • Spiritual development
  • Teamwork

Altec promotes an environment built on teamwork where knowledge is shared and innovative solutions are the result. The expertise of our Team is as critical to our success as is the effectiveness of our products and solutions. At Altec, you can personally excel and work with peers to build the industry's most innovative products and solutions.

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