Database Administrator
at Ronin Staffing

Date Posted: 6/10/2020

Job Description

Title: System Administrator
Pay: DOE
Location: Salt Lake City, UT 84111
Length: Long Term Contract + possible yearly extension and/or hire
Benefits: Available

Job Summary:

Client is working on a comprehensive modernization initiative to replace our legacy systems, referred to as the Information Management System (USIMS).  Working for the Client is a rare opportunity to use a combination of the latest technologies, best-of-breed software packages and custom development to deploy a refreshed code base and associated reporting applications and reports. We are looking for an experienced System Administrator to join our team. In this position, you will serve as the development and production DBA. 

To be a successful candidate, you will need to understand how to maximize scalability, performance, recoverability and maintainability; analyze and solve problems; and have the ability to communicate effectively with a wide range of people in various roles.


  • Contribute to creating a scalable, maintainable and usable database environment to support software development efforts and application requirements
  • Contribute to the automation of database change management processes
  • Translate logical data models into a physical database implementation
  • Work in cooperation with the development teams to provide tools to facilitate database testing and data refresh
  • Mentor development teams on the proper methods for efficient data access and modification logic in software systems
  • Support the application of source code management for versioning, impact analysis, testing and promotion of database code
  • Develop a Disaster Recovery Plan to recover from database failure with minimal data loss and downtime
  • Monitor database performance and provide recommendations and resolutions for identified issues for development, test and production environments
  • Maintain the integrity of database environment through change management, automated backups, recovery processes and security audits
  • Ensure data is appropriately secured such that only the required users have access
  • Build reporting structures as data warehouse or data lakes


  • Key Requirements:
    • Data Models, SQL & Structured software
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • SQL Experience
  • Data Modeling and Normalization Skills
  • DB Tools / Utilities Knowledge
  • Relational Database Knowledge
  • SQL Server Application Understanding
  • Problem-Solving and Analytical Skills
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Organizational Skills
  • Flexibility and Adaptability
  • Reporting and Analytics Structure Experience

Job Snapshot

About Us

Founded in 1999 as a woman- and minority-owned IT staffing organization, Ronin Staffing has grown into a full-service staffing search firm that recruits and places qualified and quality candidates with expertise in a wide range of areas, including Engineering, Aerospace, Administration, Accounting/Financing, to name a few. We offer contract-only, contract-to-hire or direct-hire services to our clients and our contractors alike.

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