Database Administrator I
Jonas Software
Kitchener, ON
Database Administrator I (DBA I)

We are recruiting for an InnoSoft Database Administrator I (DBA I). The DBA I will be responsible for SQL database and applications. This will require both technical level experience and ability to interface with all levels of users. What you will find at InnoSoft is that no one day is the same. We are a tight knit team that works hard to play hard. Whether it be playing pool, foosball, attending a friendly volleyball face-off between offices, or one of our annual company retreats. We also offer continuous growth opportunities to help evolve and advance employees’ careers within InnoSoft.

About InnoSoft

InnoSoft is a global software company that has developed Fusion - an application that makes it easy to manage recreation facilities and its members. Our platform integrates hardware and software and provides applications for desktop and mobile users. We help to manage recreation departments for some of the biggest and best universities in Canada and the United States, including Boston College, UCLA, Notre Dame, Florida, Western and Waterloo to name a few.

Your overall tasks will involve some of the following:
Supports and maintains MS SQL database applications.
Conduct system tuning, performance monitoring and database maintenance
Develops reports and custom extract requests for customers
Assists with application and support when needed
Establish the needs of users and monitoring enforcing the policy of least privilege
Monitor performance and manage parameters in order to provide fast responses to end users
Part of the design process for new features, including logistical and storage design
Install and Test new versions of the database management systems (DBMS)
Maintain data standards, including adherence to the data protection act, GDPR, etc.
Control access permissions and privileges
Develop, manage and test back-up and recovery plans
Ensure that the storage and archiving procedures are functioning correctly
Carry out capacity planning with recognized time management
Communicate regularly with technical, applications and operations staff to ensure database integrity and security
Manage security and disaster recovery aspects of database with effective thoroughness

You have experience with the following:
MS SQL
Query Writing
3-Tier applications
Knowledge of High Availability (HA), Disaster Recovery (DR), and Business Continuity Plans (BCP)
Experience with Windows Server, including Active Directory

You are familiar with:
MySQL
Cloud Database Management
Query/Database Performance Tuning

Job Qualifications:
University or College educated or equivalent
Self-Starter with strong work ethic, superior attention to detail and keen problem solving skills.
The ability to work independently on multiple projects simultaneously with minimal direction
The ability to quickly diagnose customer issues, provide seamless resolutions, and effectively share this information with other team members
Familiar with software lifecycle and quality assurance concepts
An understanding of priority levels based on customer impact
What we will expect from you!

Act with integrity, ethics and honesty
Treat everyone with respect
Succeed through teamwork
Ability to cope with change and effectively deal with ambiguity
Take initiative and expect accountability
Exceed customer expectations
Perform with passion, creativity and commitment to surpass our goals
Celebrate success and recognize outstanding achievement

Submit cover letter, resume, github links and anything else you want to share with us to at careers@innosoft.ca

Business Unit:
Innosoft

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Number of Openings Available:
1

Worker Type:
Regular