Cloud Database Administrator I in Twinsburg, OH at Windstream

Date Posted: 10/22/2021

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    City of Twinsburg
    Twinsburg, OH
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Job Description

Job ID:21004702

"Windstream is considered an essential business and we are HIRING NOW. As our company responds to COVID-19, the safety and wellbeing of our employees, customers, partners and communities is our top priority.”

About Us:

Windstream is a leading provider of advanced network communications and technology solutions for consumers, small businesses, enterprise organizations and carrier partners across the U.S. 


We are looking for a Full-Time Azure cloud database administrator (DBA) with operations-oriented skill sets to support multiple cloud databases and underlying systems within our Azure environment.  This role will be in support of our Cloud Architecture team and work along with application developer teams supporting databases within Azure (Postgres & Microsoft SQL).   This opportunity is in a fast-paced environment as we migrate, and refactor strategic applications from our on-premise datacenters to our Azure cloud environment. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Support of Microsoft Azure IaaS and PaaS solutions.
    • Postgres Database / Troubleshooting and Support
    • Microsoft SQL / Troubleshooting
    • Microsoft and Linux OS support
    • Patching and Availability management
  • Manage and coordinate technical activities (maintenance) for cloud database servers.
  • After hours and oncall support for customer/business critical.

Minimum Technical Requirements:

  • Four years of Database administration (preferably Postgres and MS SQL)

Other desirable Skills:

  • Exposure to cloud administration and reporting tools.
  • Some level of Operating System administration (Microsoft Windows and/or Unix/Linux)
  • Industry Certifications (Cloud/DB admin/security)
  • Scripting & Automation experience

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:

College degree in a Technical or related field and 3-5 years professional level experience with 0-1 year supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or 7 years professional level related Technical experience with 0-1 year supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Technical experience required.

EEO Statement: Windstream is an equal opportunity employer. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, protected veteran status, current military status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, creed, citizenship status, or any other status protected by law, and to give full consideration to qualified disabled individuals and protected veterans. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and our inclusive culture. Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing.  399693