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Database Administrator

Job: 84698

Location: Nashville, TN

Facility: Wellpath East IT

Type: Full-Time

Shift: Day 8 hour

Recruiter: Jennifer Bates


Why Wellpath

Here at Wellpath, everything that we do is about taking care of people – our patients, our staff and our partners. We are committed to making a difference by providing hope and healing to vulnerable patients in challenging clinical environments. Our talented, compassionate team thrives in an autonomous environment, is empowered and supported by education, training and the resources to practice healthcare the way it is meant to be and strives to “Always Do The Right Thing!”




About this role

Our Database Administrator designs, implements and maintains corporate databases. They also manage database recovery and replication.

What you bring to the table


  • Relevant Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university


  • Three (3) or more years of experience managing Microsoft SQL Server, creating data mart and OLAP data structures.
  • Demonstrating knowledge of Data Modeling and Data Normalization techniques


  • None required

What you will do

  1. Design, implement and maintain reporting databases, data warehouse and OLAP data structures
  2. Design, Develop and maintain EDI Interfaces using Sql Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  3. Manage day to day operations of multiple Microsoft SQL Server databases. Optimize databases for performance and scalability.
  4. Analyze, define, and document system requirements for data, workflow, logical processes, interfaces with other systems, internal and external checks and controls, and outputs.
  5. Responsible for problem resolution, database configuration, capacity planning, performance tuning and optimizations.
  6. Create and maintain database master plans, data dictionaries and disaster recovery documentation
  7. Consults with internal and external clients to prototype, refine, test, and debug databases and obtain client approval.
  8. Writes and maintains documentation to describe program development, logic, coding, testing, changes, and corrections.
  9. Writes documentation or reviews documentation written by others that describes installation and operation procedures.
  10. Writes and maintains functional and technical specifications.
  11. Creates test data and runs tests to find errors and confirm program meets specifications.
  12. Responsible for on-call emergency response during database failure.
  13. Assess personal and learning development needs.
  14. Plans and implements program to meet identified need through in-service attendance and other formal and informal means.
  15. Develops and maintains professional relationships
  16. Promotes good working relationships among staff and between other disciplines and departments.
  17. Assumes individual accountability for own conduct and maintenance of professional attitude and appearance.
  18. Approaches change in a positive manner, motivate staff to work as a team, accept constructive criticism and learn from it. Demonstrates esprit de corps.
  19. Must be able to apply principles of critical thinking to a variety of practical and emergent situations and accurately follow standardized procedures that may call for deviations.
  20. Must be able to apply sound judgment beyond a specific set of instructions and apply knowledge to different factual situations.
  21. Must be alert at all times; pay close attention to details.
  22. Must be able to work under stress on a regular or continuous basis.
  23. Perform other duties as assigned.

Wellpath is an EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability Employer

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