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What you’ll be doing...

The Senior Manager of Database Administration will oversee the administration of the organizations database(s), analyze staff needs of the database(s), and develop a long-term strategy for the database team.

  • Identifies, defines, and assesses the properties and specifications necessary for the database management system (DBMS) to meet current and future needs of the organization.
  • Defines a logical database structure for application development based on the organizational structure of the company.
  • Defines and executes procedures for testing and implementing set up of new Databases.
  • Develops and implements policies and procedures related to data security and integrity.
  • Develops, implements, and monitors access policies, limiting database access on a need-related basis.
  • Develops, maintains, and controls additional corporate data libraries specific to the organization, industry, or locality.
  • Ensures project and department milestones and goals are met on time and within budget.
  • Assesses current and projected database performance, and recommends changes and enhancements.
  • Drafts training documentation and guidelines for the team.
  • Maintains knowledge of trends, developments, and best practices in DBMS and related technology.
  • Resource planning, conflict management, presentations, status reporting.
  • Recruits, interviews, hires, and trains new staff in the department.
  • Oversees the daily workflow of the department.
  • Provides constructive and timely performance evaluations.
  • Handles discipline and termination of employees in accordance with company policy.

Where you'll be working:

In this hybrid role, you'll have a defined work location that includes work from home and assigned office days set by your manager.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related field or four or more years of experience.
  • Six or more years of related experience.
  • Experience with DB technologies such as Oracle, Postgres, Cassandra, Mongo, Memsql and Druid.
  • Experienced with Microsoft Office Suite.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • A degree.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • One or more years of supervisory experience preferred.
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Thorough understanding of file structures and design, information retrieval techniques, file access methods, and database controls and standards.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

NYC candidates: Verizon requires new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 for onsite and hybrid NYC roles. Verizon provides reasonable accommodations consistent with legal requirements (e.g., for medical or religious reasons). Additional information will be provided during the hiring process.