Database Administrator I

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We are looking for a Database Administrator to join our Data team in Malibu, CA.

The Database Administrator engages directly with all groups within Technology. This individual must perform in a fast paced environment and will be responsible for working directly with the development team to support and deploy changes to the various test environments.


Responsible for providing operational database services to the organization. Some of the major functions of this role include owning, tracking, and resolving database related incidents and requests.

Focus is on managing and resolving issues, monitoring and identifying database performance issues, deploying releases to staging and production environments as requested through the change management framework,

Works closely with the development team as part of the change management process.

Work with developers and other team members to deploy database changes to production.

Apply service packs/hotfixes to SQL server as needed.


Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or Computer Information Systems, or Microsoft Certification in Database Administration or comparable experience preferred.

3 to 5 years experience working in a fast paced atabase environment with various versions of SQL Server.

Experience building and managing Windows and SQL Servers in AWS.

Experience with Team Foundation Services including deployment.

Experience with developing data flow processes using SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS).

Experience in administering a Microsoft SQL Server Database as a Production/Operational Experience as a Database Administrator

Experience in troubleshooting and resolving database problems.

Experience in Performance Tuning and Optimization using either custom built SQL or 3rd party tools.

Experience with backups, restores and recovery models.

Knowledge of High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for MSSQL Server.

Knowledge of indexes, index management, and statistics.

Experience working with Windows server, including Active Directory and proper disk configurations for various types of hardware technology.


Good communication and documentation skills.

Strong attention to detail.

Ability to troubleshoot under pressure.

This job requires work to be done outside of normal working hours including week nights and occasionally weekends.

Dun & Bradstreet is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, genetic information, protected military and veteran status, ancestry, marital status, medical condition (cancer and genetic characteristics) or any other characteristic protected by law.

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