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Database Administration
Ref No.: 18-24767
Location: Lansing, Michigan
Title: Database Administration
Location: Lansing, MI
Duration: 6+ Months

  • Bachelor's or equivalent in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related
  • discipline, along with job-related certifications.
  • Minimum 5 years database administration experience.
  • Must be confident working with production servers.
  • Understands and effectively uses database management software for all database architectures. Knowledge of: Unix system administration, enterprise backup and recovery procedures, and system performance monitoring tools.
  • Ability to organize, plan, prioritize assignments, train and direct technical/professional staff.
  • Ability to communicate technical/complex information both orally and in writing.
  • Must be able to perform multiple tasks concurrently and respond to emergency situations effectively. Demonstrated ability to work with customers, outside agencies and vendors.
  • Must be able to provide transportation to offsite locations.
  • 8 years' experience in computer science, Information Technology, or related field.
  • Basic knowledge of overall power system operation.
  • Experience with supporting SCADA systems and applications related to utility operations.
  • PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Frequently required to sit, talk, hear and listen. Good vision required to read and interpret documents and observe staff. Ability to effectively communicate in writing and orally with employees, management, other departments, customers, and outside agencies.
  • Ability to communicate with field personnel on site.
  • Ability to enter and retrieve data from computerized, typed and written sources, along with electric test and metering equipment.
  • Required to wear appropriate personal protective equipment on jobsites. Some business travel required.