Senior Database Engineer

West Publishing Corporation

610 Opperman Drive, Eagan, MN 55123

Senior Database Engineer

Investigate and resolve performance issues using Microsoft SQL Server DMV, DMFs, Indexing, tracing and altering query execution plan using query hints. Ensure critical databases are available 24x7 by providing redundancy using merge replication with minimal latency and contention. Develop and maintain SSIS packages for ETL jobs. Migrate SQL databases to newer hardware and newer database versions. Implement and support AWS cloud systems and databases in varied environments including production. Perform scripting and automation of monitoring, alerting and other recurring tasks. Administer, monitor, trouble-shoot and tune cloud based MysSQL/Aurora databases under Legal organization. Troubleshoot and respond to Ad Hoc requests for Oracle, SQL Server and MySQL/Aurora Cloud based databases. Troubleshoot and resolve Oracle database, replication and data integrity and data sync issues. Work with developers and system admins on daily basis and provide guidance for troubleshooting including owning, tracking and resolving database related incidents and requests, fulfilling requests and resolving incidents within SLAs.

Thomson Reuters provides professionals with the intelligence, technology and human expertise they need to find trusted answers. We enable professionals in the financial and risk, legal, tax and accounting, and media markets to make the decisions that matter most, all powered by the world's most trusted news organization.

A Master's degree or foreign equivalent in computer science, electrical engineering or related discipline followed by 3 years of experience in an IT database administration related occupation.

In the alternative, employer will accept a bachelor's degree or foreign equivalent in computer science, electrical engineering or related discipline followed by 5 years of progressive post-baccalaureate experience in an IT database administration related occupation.

Experience must include the following, which may be gained concurrently: 3 years of experience in SQL server administration, troubleshooting and performance tuning. 3 years of experience with SQL server Replication technologies. 3 years of experience in SSIS development and SQL server database migration. 2 years of experience in AWS Cloud resource management, administration, implementation. 2 years of experience in MySQL/Aurora database administration, implementation, and performance tuning, monitoring and troubleshooting. 2 years of experience with Oracle RDBMS, Oracle GoldenGate, Oracle streams and Oracle Veridata in administration, implementation and monitoring.

Job site: 610 Opperman Dr., Eagan, MN 55123. Full-time.


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