Senior Database Administrator

Date: Oct 30, 2022

Location: US-NJ-Bridgewater, New Jersey, US

Company: Bausch Health

Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TSX: BHC) is a global company that develops, manufactures and markets a range of pharmaceutical, medical device and over-the-counter products, primarily in the therapeutic areas of eye health, gastroenterology and dermatology. We are delivering on our commitments as we build an innovative company dedicated to advancing global health.  Each day, Bausch Health products are used by over 150 million people around the world.

 

Our approximately 21,000 employees are united around our mission of improving people’s lives with our health care products, and we manufacture and market health care products directly or indirectly in approximately 100 countries. 

 

 

We are seeking to hire a technically skilled database administrator that is capable of holding positions of great responsibility. In this role, you will be providing 3rd level  support for  database issues, license administration, and carry out periodic maintenance and troubleshooting.

 

Database manager role is responsible for creation, maintenance, and administration of both cloud and onprem database platforms in a highly-available 24/7 environment, partner up with procurement, operations and DR teams to cost effectively provide data management solutions to operations and business teams (technologies include SQL, Oracle, MYSQL, AURORA, ETC )

 

Database Administrator Responsibilities:

 

 

    Monitoring system performance and identifying problems that arise.

    Responding in a timely manner to user-reported errors.

    Protecting the database against threats or unauthorized access.

    Ensuring that the database is adequately backed up and able to be recovered in the event of memory loss.

    Reporting on metrics regarding usage and performance.

    Suggesting changes and improvements for database maintenance or protection.

    Regularly liaising with IT project managers and database programmers.

    Designing databases with both front-end and back-end users in mind.

 

Database Administrator Requirements:

 

    A bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field.

    A minimum of 5 years' experience as a database administrator.

    Proficiency in data manipulation languages, including MS SQL, Oracle Database, Hadoop, or PostgreSQL.

    Analytical mindset and good problem-solving skills.

    Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

    Highly organized and responsible.

    Capable of working under pressure.

    Up-to-date with trends and developments in database administration.

 

 

 

This position may be available in the following location(s): US - Bridgewater, NJ

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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