Sr. Database Architect

Job Description

Thomson Reuters, a leading provider of web based software solutions to local and international governments, seeks a Senior Database Architect responsible for the analysis, design and implementation of complex database-centric solutions.

Job Duties:

Plan, design, optimize and oversee database solutions in support of products and services.

Performs logical and physical data modeling. Architect database solutions for performance and scalability.

Analyze and optimize existing database solutions.

Design metrics and implement tools using disciplined software development processes to test, monitor and optimize database environments for on-site and cloud deployments.

Partner with development and professional services teams to create optimal solution strategies.

Resolve root causes of database problems.


Extensive and proven relational database development experience architecting and delivering large complex systems.

Prior experience architecting multi-tenant database solutions in a SaaS environment.

Expert level experience with T-SQL using SQL Server. Familiarity with Oracle, PostgreSQL and NoSQL a plus.

Strong experience using related Microsoft technologies (e.g., Visual Studio, Team Foundation Server).

Experience working in a web development environment.

Solid experience in benchmarking and performance evaluation of various hardware and software configurations.

Proven team player with strong written and verbal communication skills.

Ability to work as a member of geographically diverse team.

Conversant with security concepts and techniques.

At Thomson Reuters, we believe what we do matters. We are passionate about our work, inspired by the impact it has on our business and our customers. As a team, we believe in winning as one - collaborating to reach shared goals, and developing through challenging and meaningful experiences. With more than 45,000 employees in more than 100 countries, we work flexibly across boundaries and realize innovations that help shape industries around the world. Making this happen is a dynamic, evolving process, and we count on each employee to be a catalyst in driving our performance - and their own.

As a global business, we rely on diversity of culture and thought to deliver on our goals. To ensure we can do that, we seek talented, qualified employees in all our operations around the world regardless of race, color, sex/gender, including pregnancy, gender identity and expression, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital status, citizen status, veteran status, or any other protected classification under country or local law. Thomson Reuters is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer providing a drug-free workplace.

Intrigued by a challenge as large and fascinating as the world itself? Come join us.

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Carrollton-Texas-United States of America

Req #: JREQ083976

Locations: Carrollton-Texas-United States of America

Job Function: Technology Development

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