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Database Administration Manager

Permanent Position in Irving, Texas

Post Date: 11/07/2019

Rate: Not Specified

Education Level: Not Specified

Reference: Job # 175127


Job Summary

Works with direct reports as well as other Technology Solutions resources to facilitate the delivery of Technology Solutions services to the customer in an efficient and cost-effective way, enabling Pioneer to leverage technology as a competitive advantage. Serves as the communication link between the working team and director as well as the first point of internal escalation for the customer. Delegates work to allow team members to grow their skills. Builds and coaches the team so that it is more effective at achieving the team and department vision. Delivers Performance Management results to direct reports, explains the rationale of performance management decisions, and recommends developmental actions that drive performance. Evaluates direct reports strengths and development areas. Provides positive feedback as well as clear and actionable feedback on development areas. Willing to have difficult conversations when necessary.

Job Duties

Minimum Qualifications

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Database Administration Manager

Permanent Position in Irving, Texas

Job Overview

Post Date

11/07/2019

Rate

Not Specified

Education Level

Not Specified

Reference

Job # 175127

Job Summary

Works with direct reports as well as other Technology Solutions resources to facilitate the delivery of Technology Solutions services to the customer in an efficient and cost-effective way, enabling Pioneer to leverage technology as a competitive advantage. Serves as the communication link between the working team and director as well as the first point of internal escalation for the customer. Delegates work to allow team members to grow their skills. Builds and coaches the team so that it is more effective at achieving the team and department vision. Delivers Performance Management results to direct reports, explains the rationale of performance management decisions, and recommends developmental actions that drive performance. Evaluates direct reports strengths and development areas. Provides positive feedback as well as clear and actionable feedback on development areas. Willing to have difficult conversations when necessary.

  • Responsible for managing annual budget and quarterly reforecasting activities, for assigned team.
  • Leads annual budgeting exercise activities, recommending ways to improve Technology Solutions’ operational efficiency.
  • Review monthly expense reports.
  • Responsible for capacity requirements needed to meet objectives and plans.

Job Duties

  • Responsible for operation and administration for Pioneer’s database management systems including, but not limited to Microsoft SQL, Oracle, NoSQL, MySQL.
  • Responsible for leadership and guidance to effectively architect, implement, integrate, secure and support database management systems in alignment with company goals and objectives.
  • Responsible for capacity management and forecasting of database services
  • Work closely with Technology Solutions teams to ensure smooth operational control and transition of service responsibility.
  • Create and maintain database management systems documentation and run-books
  • Responsible for maintaining SOX compliance relating to IT general controls. Provides reporting and validation of adherence to procedures and participate in audit process.
  • Maintain services within defined SLA guidelines and provide metric and KPI reporting.  Provide Root Cause Analysis and reporting for priority service interruptions and problems.
  • Provide Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity (DR/BC) planning and testing

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree required; consideration given for related technical and/or oil and gas experience.
  • Minimum of ten (8) years of supervisory / management experience is required.
  • Minimum of ten (10) years IT experience in database administration or infrastructure.
  • Background in cloud administration and workload migration experience.
  • Must be able to manage workload and prioritize across multiple projects.
  • Must be able to lead and work effectively in a team environment solving complex business problems.
  • Must have strong oral, presentation, and written communication skills.
  • Must be able to communicate technical concepts to non-technical people throughout the organization.
  • Must have strong problem solving and analytical skills to manage workflows, projects, and people.
  • Must have effective collaboration and persuasion skills, with strong business acumen and sense of urgency.
  • Must have basic understanding of information technology, business concepts, and typical inter-dependencies.
  • Must be able to perform complex analysis, demonstrate initiative, desire, and ambition to learn and take on additional tasks.
  • Must be able to manage a team of 6-10 FTE, in addition to contractors and consultants as appropriate.
  • Salary competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience. ?

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