MilwaukeeRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for Milwaukee jobs

Sr SQL Server DBA

Company: Adtalem
Location: Brookfield
Posted on: May 6, 2021

Job Description:

Opportunity at a Glance

As an Sr. DBA the role will be to ensure sound delivery of technical services providing maximum uptime and exceptional client and customer service. You will be part of a team supporting

cloud environments that delivers our SaaS learning management platforms and ecommerce environments to clients and customers across the United States.

The environment is fast-paced and supports a DevOps mindset. The Sr. DBA will be required learn existing infrastructure, have the ability to make sound technical decisions for complex systems, and help deploy/support feature-functionality according to the SDLC. You will become a subject matter expert pertaining to the infrastructure that delivers our services and partner with different cloud providers to ensure the systems are providing maximum uptime and top tier system performance.

The successful candidate for this role will have strong analytical and troubleshooting skills, experience with multiple technology platforms, solid communication skills, works well within a team and cross teams, along with a desire to continue learning and strive for continual improvement.

The employee is expected to adhere to ethics policies and practices as established by OnCourse Learning.


  • Responsible for implementation, management, and maintenance of: cloud environments, servers, storage, network devices, and databases
  • Monitor systems and identify performance issues proactively
  • Work with various teams and vendors to provide infrastructure services
  • Professionally represent the infrastructure team as a technical resource on projects.
  • Maintain a good working knowledge of current infrastructure and future trends
  • Maintain good working relationships with all service providers and vendor to ensure that services received meet expected requirements of contract
  • Develops and implements policies and procedures to ensure that systems support the organization's business requirements and meet the needs of end users.
  • Defines systems requirements based on user/client needs, cost, and required integration with existing applications, systems, or platforms.
  • Participate in an on-call rotation
  • Other duties as assigned.
  • A bachelor's degree and/or 4 to 6 years relevant industry experience
  • Solid technical background in a cloud services model relating to infrastructure, networks, storage, software, and telecommunications
  • Strong working experience with the following technologies: Windows OS and/or Linux, Microsoft Active Directory, MSSQL Server, MYSQL, Apache, and IIS
  • Hands-on experience with MSSQL Always On Availability Groups, Redgate SQL Toolbelt, and database reporting architecture
  • Good working knowledge around storage, networking, and the ability to script
  • Knowledge of security as it relates to cloud based infrastructure
  • Experience with incident ticketing systems
  • Experience using monitoring tools and APMs
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Good analytical, problem solving and decision making skills
  • Knowledge of ITIL and industry best practices
  • Ability to maintain good working relationships with third party service providers and vendors
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Experience working with development teams strongly desired EEO

    We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. At Adtalem, we welcome everyone and have a strong commitment towards diversity and inclusion. We encourage our Colleagues to be their true authentic selves and support laws that prohibit discrimination everywhere we do business. We also maintain a drug-free workplace.

    Who We Are

    OnCourse Learning is a premier enterprise compliance, risk management, and professional development education solutions provider. Over 10,000 financial institutions and partners have adopted OnCourse Learning solutions to efficiently manage complexity, change, and growth. We've empowered over 300,000 mortgage students, both beginners, and professionals, to fulfill legal requirements, achieve professional goals, and accelerate their careers.

    The mission of OnCourse Learning is to grow people and businesses by applying a consultative partnership approach to compliance, licensure, and professional development education while leveraging efficient, effective, and engaging learning solutions. We enable career success with unmatched education offerings that deliver desired learning outcomes powered by a flexible, purpose-built learning management platform. Learn more about OnCourse Learning, part of Adtalem Global Education, at .

    Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

    We pride ourselves in nurturing a culture that encourages everyone to bring their full selves to work each day. To us, diversity and inclusion needs to be intentional to be impactful. We don't just welcome differences, we celebrate them. #WeAreAdtalem

    To learn more about our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion, to visit our Diversity page.

Keywords: Adtalem, Milwaukee , Sr SQL Server DBA, IT / Software / Systems , Brookfield, Wisconsin

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category

Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest Wisconsin jobs by following @recnetWI on Twitter!

Milwaukee RSS job feeds