Principal SQL Database Administrator
Remote, EST
Posted on 1/19/2024
INACTIVE
Altera Digital Health

1,001-5,000 employees

Healthcare IT solutions advancing clinical outcomes globally
Company Overview
Altera Digital Health UK, previously Allscripts, is a global frontrunner in healthcare IT solutions, boasting over three decades of international experience and a commitment to advancing both clinical and operational outcomes. The company's culture is centered around unburdening staff and streamlining processes, with a focus on accelerating reimbursements and achieving revenue cycle excellence. Their technical prowess is evident in their Sunrise™ EPR system, which seamlessly connects people, places, and data, marking a new epoch in healthcare delivery.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Founded

N/A

Headquarters

London, United Kingdom

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5448%

1 year growth

5448%

2 year growth

5448%
Locations
Baltimore, MD, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Microsoft Azure
SQL
Development Operations (DevOps)
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
DevOps & Infrastructure
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field or equivalent/years of experience
  • 10+ years of experience as a senior DBA
  • Extensive knowledge of Azure cloud services such as Networking, Security, and Alerts and Monitoring
  • Highly proficient in AlwaysOn, Distribute AG, Replication and Disaster Recovery
  • Working knowledge on DevOps
  • Strong understanding of data modeling principles, governance, and security practices
  • Experience working on HealthCare domain is a plus
Responsibilities
  • Continuous monitoring and optimization of database performance
  • Management of database resources to prevent contention and ensure fair distribution
  • Implementation of robust backup and recovery strategies
  • Enforcement of security measures, access controls, and encryption
  • Handling database provisioning and scaling to meet evolving demands
  • Configuration of database replication and high availability mechanisms
  • Optimization of complex queries and troubleshooting of performance issues
  • Setting up monitoring and alerting systems for proactive issue detection
  • Conducting capacity planning to forecast future resource requirements
  • Collaboration with data architects and application developers for database design improvements
  • Conducting regular security audits and vulnerability assessments
  • Staying updated on industry trends and advancements in database technologies
  • Developing and enforcing SQL standards for various HER applications
Desired Qualifications
  • Master's degree
  • Experience working on HealthCare domain