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Database Engineer

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Posted: September 23, 2017

Job Description


Jack Henry & Associates is currently seeking a strong candidate to join the TechOps Data Services team as a Database Engineer.  In this high level role, candidates will serve as the lead of a small team that works with both external and internal databases that are under their direct supervision as well as providing consultation, advice and assistance to other internal database administrators.  This group designs, develops, and supports both product support and operationally focused databases.   Jack Henry utilizes multiple database systems including but not limited too; SQL Server, Oracle, PostgreSQL and Big Data technologies.

About the team:

This team consist of 3 database administrators that is part of TechOps Data Services comprised of over 29 members across several data disciplines.  We’re a dispersed team with members in multiple JHA locations including remote members.  

About the successful candidate:

We are seeking a hardworking, self-motivated individual who has strong technical aptitude and extensive database administration experience.  This is not just a database administrator position, but a high level database engineer who is capable of developing, designing and supporting multiple databases, programs and understand how to interpret business requirements.  


  • Must have a minimum of 10 years of enterprise level database administration that includes troubleshooting Windows and Linux servers.
  • Must have worked with SQL Server and at least one of the following:
    • PostgreSQL
    • Oracle
    • Elastic Search


  • Bachelor’s Degree in CIS.
  • MCTS, MCITP, Oracle or PostgreSQL certification.
  • Knowledge of Big Data Technologies and use cases.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Analysis and Integration Services (IIS).
  • Experience with reporting such as Microsoft Reporting Services or Tableau.


  • Plans and performs database server installations and upgrades.
  • Assist in developing standards and procedures based on best practices.
  • Experience in Performance Tuning and Optimization, using native monitoring and troubleshooting tools.
  • Assist in maintaining and improving database operational efficiency.
  • Performs database reviews and provides input to database design.
  • Knowledge of High Availability and Disaster Recovery options.
  • Assist in data management processes and procedures.
  • Experience in implementing and maintaining operational automation using PowerShell and T-SQL.
  • Provides mentoring, training, and coaching for other DBAs. May act as team lead.
  • Works closely with developers and support teams to design and optimize all DB environments.
  • Experience with backups, restores and recovery models.
  • Technical knowledge of Business Intelligence environment.
  • Able to write and optimize complex queries.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Jack Henry & Associates must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and maintains a Drug-Free Workplace.

Females, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.