Database Administrator
Mississauga Ontario Nov 13, 2020
Our client, a highly established and growing international company in the food manufacturing and distribution industry, has a rare opening for a Database Administrator to join their dynamic team.

The role of the Database Administrator will be to support the ERP database, data warehouse and data-driven systems.  Additionally, the Database Administrator is expected to collaborate with all stakeholders for gathering requirements, preparing functional and technical specifications, implementation and managing the project scope. 

  • Design, configure, install, and proactively maintain database servers to ensure optimal performance.
  • Provide technical support of the ERP database, data warehouse, and other data systems to internal and remote users.
  • Collaborates with manager and stakeholders for gathering requirements, preparing functional and technical specifications, implementation and managing the project scope.
  • Provides references for users by writing and maintaining user documentation, providing helpdesk support and training users.
  • Develop processes for optimizing database security and manage database access.
  • Set and maintain database standards to ensure data quality and integrity.
  • Performance tuning of database systems.
  • Install, upgrade, and manage database applications.
  • Diagnose and troubleshoot database and application errors.
  • Create and manage database reports, visualizations, and dashboards.
  • Create automation for repeating database tasks and ETL processes.
  • Evaluate and implement new technologies and strategies to support business objectives and priorities.
  • Identify opportunities to continuously improve service levels and database standards.

  • Degree in Computer Science, Information technology or other related discipline.
  • Microsoft MCSE Certification preferred.
  • Must have practical experience in a similar role.
  • Superior customer service skills providing prompt and courteous support.
  • Strong problem solving and troubleshooting skills allowing efficient and effective identification of problems and the ability to apply appropriate solutions.
  • Responsible, quick learning, motivated and proactive personality.
  • Superior analytical, technical, problem solving skills, and possess a high level of attention to detail combined with excellent follow-up skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal, and communication skills (both verbal and written). Must be able to communicate effectively at all levels within the organization.
  • Superior time management and prioritization skills including the ability to multi-task.
  • Must have strong experience of installing, configuring and supporting Microsoft technologies, including Windows server operating systems, SQL Server, SSIS, Power BI.
  • Must be proficient in SQL (T-SQL) language and procedures.
  • Must have data warehouse experience, including design, implementation, ETL, validation, and integration with other systems.
  • Must have experience supporting an enterprise ERP. Experience implementing and configuring an ERP would be an asset.
  • Specific expertise with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central (NAV) would be highly desirable.
  • Flexibility to work overtime, sometimes unscheduled, to support maintenance and project workload

  • Competitive compensation ($72K - $82K)
  • Extended benefits
  • RRSP matching
  • Job security
  • Supportive colleagues and leadership team
  • and more!

This is an immediate opening and interviews are taking place right away! No cover letter required.

We look forward to reviewing your resume!