Manager, Database Development

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, États-Unis
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • IHS Markit
  • 09 déc. 18

Manager, Database Development

Job Description:
Design, develop and maintain database architecture and code initiatives supporting internal and third party software solutions, delivering excellent products in scope and on time, and meeting current and long-term business needs for the business area. Participate in a team of motivated, driven, high-energy developers, building trust and confidence with team members and business stakeholders. Lead, mentor and coach junior and mid-level database developers to build stronger and faster teams.

Ongoing Duties & Responsibilities

  • Work closely with project teams, bringing together development and database leads
  • Maintain and improve existing database objects
  • Conduct SQL Code Reviews
  • Train and mentor junior level DB developers
  • Track down and resolve bugs in any OPIS codebase
  • Perform as a non-primary database developer on a project with a team
  • Work with the primary database developer, and potentially the Development Technology Lead, to implement solutions for tasks assigned on a project
  • Provide task estimates with primary developer oversight
  • Implement code changes isolated to large systems maintained by dedicated project teams
  • Ensure current and accurate system documentation
  • Coordinate and perform testing of system modifications, verifying that testing is completed, documented, and changes implemented
  • Analyze business application requirements for functional areas, to identify concerns and develop action plans
  • Maintain the existing legacy applications


Required Skills, Abilities & Knowledge:
  • Bachelors Degree in computer science or related technical field, or equivalent experience
  • 5-7+ years database developer experience
  • 3 years recent experience with SQL Server
  • Experience with SDLC
  • Ability to communicate clearly (written and oral) with technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Posses a proven track record of taking ownership and successfully delivering results
  • Understanding of modern Cloud architectures
  • Understand and remain knowledgeable of current and leading edge technologies
  • Ability to create data models for the integration of multiple systems
  • Ability to create and maintain stored procedures
  • Ability to write SQL queries and statements to explore source data and data issues
  • Organized and attentive to details

Preferred Skills, Abilities & Knowledge:
  • Understanding of Data Modeling
  • Data Warehouse
  • Database administration and troubleshooting
  • BI
  • Understanding of or experience in using appropriate tools:
    • Microsoft Project, Visio, and all Office Tools
    • Agile Project Management tools such as Jira, Rally, VersionOne or equivalent
  • Experience with various industry standard project management methodologies (e.g.: Agile, SCRUM, Waterfall, etc.)
  • Applied knowledge of Scrum
  • Experience working in development teams
  • Experience with SCRUM/Agile software development
  • MS SQL Experience
  • Relational database knowledge
  • Well developed analytical and problem solving skills and intellectually curious
  • Strong motivation to expand their knowledge in the technical field


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