Senior Database Administrator (2 Positions)

Saskatchewan Polytechnic

Company :  Saskatchewan Polytechnic
Location :  Saskatchewan, Canada
Job Type :  Full-time
Job Status :  Permanent
Competition Number

Bargaining Unit
Professional Services

Posting Title
Senior Database Administrator (2 Positions)

Band 9

Category of work
Full Time

Org Code/Description
Application & Data Services-50455-DEPT

Multiple Locations (Please check posting details)

Other Location(s)
Saskatchewan Polytechnic Saskatoon Campus, Saskatchewan Polytechnic Moose Jaw Campus, Saskatchewan Polytechnic Administrative Offices, Saskatchewan Polytechnic Regina Campus, Saskatchewan Polytechnic Prince Albert Campus


Other Building

Date Posted

Closing Date


Start Date

End Date

Open Until Filled


Salary Range
$2,359.42 - $2,818.35 per bi-weekly pay

Temporary Market Stipend
$192.31 bi-weekly


Hours of Work
Regulated 36 hours (modified)

Total Assigned days (AC) / Total Hours per biweekly pay
This position may become subject to a modified work schedule.

Posting Status

Please ensure your resume contains complete and accurate education and employment history in order to clearly demonstrate how you meet the required job qualifications

Job Duties/Qualifications, Skills and Abilities(QSA)

Job Duties

Job Duties
Under the direction of a Team Lead this position is an integral member of the Data Services team in the department of Information Technology Services ( ITS ).
The ‘Senior Database Administrator’ is highly skilled in the design, configuration, implementation and maintenance of Saskatchewan Polytechnic’s enterprise database architecture. Senior Database Administrators have a high degree of expert knowledge in technologies related to enterprise relational database management and enterprise resource planning ( ERP ) ecosystems.
This position is relied upon to provide expert technical guidance, direction and instruction to projects, management, team members and clients.
Experience with Microsoft Windows environments and Oracle databases and related tools is an asset.

Main job duties include:
• Database management
o Design, implement and configure Oracle and SQLServer databases
o Manage relational database management systems and data warehouses
o Manage database security and access control
o Perform data backup and recovery
o Monitor and maintain the health, performance and integrity of database systems
• ERP ecosystem administration
o Middle-tier application server administration
o Deployment, configuration and testing of ERP system installs, upgrades and integration
• Present, interpret, and document information in a manner easily understandable by management, clients and team members
• Participate in projects and initiatives in advisory and ‘technical expert’ roles


Specific Accountabilities


Required Qualifications, Skills and Abilities (QSA)
1. Minimum two year diploma from a recognized institution in Information Technology (foreign education must have Canadian equivalency certification) or an equivalent combination of recent and relevant education, training and experience.
2. Five years of progressive experience within an enterprise information technology environment in the areas of database administration, ERP ecosystem administration, or relational database application development.
3. Demonstrated advanced knowledge in enterprise database administration techniques, principles and practices, and tools.
4. Demonstrated advanced knowledge in administrating enterprise ERP applications and ecosystems.
5. Demonstrated advanced knowledge of relational database objects, structured query language, and data manipulation methods.
6. Effective analytical, problem solving and decision making skills.
7. Creative thinking with abstract thought, and the ability to translate business needs and requirements into technically innovative solutions.
8. Effective interpersonal, communication and facilitation skills.
9. Ability to work independently on multiple initiatives and to manage priorities and deadlines.
10. Ability to collaborate and work well in teams with a high level of initiative and motivation.
11. Demonstrates valuing diversity.

Desired QSA
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