: Database Administrator

A Database Administrator at Bullhorn requires a deep understanding of database administration, data backup & recovery, security, query tuning, maintenance and configuration. The ideal candidate will have proven technical experience with a solid foundation of database administration skills along with a positive attitude.

Why this job is important:

You will be responsible for managing a large distributed database environment utilizing primarily MS SQL Server for a global customer base, while ensuring 24/7 availability.

As a Database Administrator, a typical day might include:

  • Provide support on all the stages of database implementation and/or database related deployments

  • Run diagnostic tools to identify database current and future performance bottlenecks and take appropriate corrective actions to improve database performance. Work with development teams to tune and optimize queries.

  • Troubleshoot performance and non-performance related issues either independently or in conjunction with other DBAs.

  • Determine, enforce and document database policies, procedures and standards.

  • Ensure 24/7 availability, security & integrity of the production application environment. This will include 24/7 on-call responsibilities on a rotating basis.

This job might be for you if:

  • You have MS SQL Server experience

  • You have 2+ years experience in a DB support role in a 24x7 production environment

  • You have general SQL Query Tuning and database performance optimization experience

  • You have DB Patching and Upgrade skills in production environment

  • You have SQL Server High Availability and clustering experience

Bonus points for:

  • Experience with MySQL 5.x a plus

  • Experience with LINUX server a plus

  • Experience maintaining a high volume, mission critical application in a SaaS environment

  • Experience with Windows Server administration

Strong culture makes Bullhorn a great place to work! Our offices offer a casual, collaborative environment with weekly catered-in lunch and breakfast, and "First Thursday" social events. Bullhorn offers unlimited vacation, quarterly paid volunteer days through its philanthropic group Bullhorn Cares, and an open invitation to Bullhorn Allies groups, which celebrate and cultivate diversity and inclusion for all employees.

You might be a fit for Bullhorn if:

  • You are energetic and enjoy working in a fast-paced environment

  • You are confident and love sharing success with your team

  • You take ownership of your work and continuously strive for improvement