Anthem MS SQL Server Database Admin Sr Advisor - PS3942 in Norfolk, Virginia

/Your Talent. Our Vision./* At Anthem, Inc., it’s a powerful combination, and the foundation upon which we’re creating greater access to care for our members, greater value for our customers, and greater health for our communities. Join us and together we will *drive the future of health care.

This is an exceptional opportunity to do innovative work that means more to you and those we serve at one of America's leading health benefits companies and a Fortune Top 50 Company.

Achieved mastery of all Database Administration best practices, standards, policies, methods tools and procedures. Focus is on the proficient delivery of Database Administration services while leading the Database Administration team's use of tools, techniques and processes. Primary duties may include, but are not limited to: * Works with senior Business and IT partners to identify, prioritize and lead the development and implementation of Database Administration standards, policies, methods, and procedures building consensus with all parties. * Leads highly complex Database Administration projects and efforts. * Oversees physical database creation and maintenance in production and non-production environments. * Builds and supports required database test environments. * Accurately estimates Database Administration effort for any size project covering the projects database needs. * Identifies and defines standard procedures and processes, ensuring compatibility with vision and direction. * Works with Business and IT partners to identify, translate, and prioritize the most complex database architectural requirements. * Instrumental in providing guidance to subordinates in best architectural practices in maximizing the database performance. * Troubleshoots the most difficult database problems, recognized expert and go-to person. * Builds database structures based on detailed design. · Designs databases and ensures database design complies with database strategies. · Performs database testing, tracks and corrects defects and performs re-tests. Provides support during the system implementation. · Determines Database requirements for projects. Reviews SQL code and provides tuning suggestions. · Provides user management and DBMS security support. provides 24x7 production and non-production DBA on-call support.

Requires BS/BA degree in computer science or information systems or related field; 10 or more years of information systems experience including 10 or more years of database administration experience; or any combination of education and experience, which would provide an equivalent background. Expert business, technical design and database administration knowledge required. Demonstrates a mastery of cutting edge technologies to leverage when making strategic decisions. Strategic thinking and ability to prioritize tasks to meet the business needs required. Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills required. Expert knowledge of DBMS and admin tools, performance and monitoring tools. Knowledge of industry standard DBA tools and database access methods. Proficiency implementing new DBMS features and functionality preferred.

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Title: MS SQL Server Database Admin Sr Advisor - PS3942

Location: VA-Norfolk

Requisition ID: PS3942