At Polaris Inc., we have fun doing what we love by driving change and innovation. We empower employees to take on challenging assignments and roles with an elevated level of responsibility in our agile working environment. Our people make us who we are, and we create incredible products and experiences that empower us to THINK OUTSIDE.
Title: Database Admin
Reports To: D&IT Infra Operations Manager
The Polaris Database Admin team works closely with key members of the Infrastructure and Application Delivery teams to support and administer the database environment. A successful candidate will have experience supporting day-to-day operations of the Microsoft SQL stack in an enterprise environment.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: • Monitor database performance and health in on-premises and cloud environments. • Respond to system-generated alerts for failed database jobs and deployments. • Peer review database scripts for industry best practices and Polaris standards • Perform database backups & restores as requested. • Resolve user-submitted requests for access, deployment, and troubleshooting assistance. • Provision and configure databases in accordance with established enterprise standards. • Working with development teams to help deploy and resolve issues.
SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE & EDUCATION: • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent required • 3-6 years of experience in Database Administration in an enterprise environment • Experience maintaining and configuring Microsoft SQL Server 2014 and higher • Experience with Microsoft SSIS, SSAS, and SSRS technologies • Familiarity with common database performance metrics & tuning practices • Ability to troubleshoot failed SSIS packages in partnership with development teams • Strong problem solving and analytical skills. • Strong written and verbal communication skills. • Demonstrated ability to work with little supervision and complete tasks in a timely manner.
Preferred Skills & Knowledge • Experience working with ServiceNow for Incident and Change management. • Experience with code deployment. • Experience with Azure DevOps, Visual Studio and GitHub. • Experience working with cloud database technologies – including Azure Cosmos DB, Azure Data Factory, Azure Databases, Azure Managed Instances, or equivalent. • Experience working with Snowflake cloud solution. • Familiarity with high-availability solutions such as AlwaysOn and Log Shipping • Strong scripting and automation skills • Experience maintaining and configuring PostgreSQL 12 and higher.
WORKING CONDITIONS: • Office and production (factory) environment.
• Infrequent travel will be required.
• Participation in a global on-call rotation
We are an ambitious, resourceful, and driven workforce, which empowers us to THINK OUTSIDE. Apply today!
As the global leader in powersports, Polaris Inc. (NYSE: PII) pioneers product breakthroughs and enriching experiences and services that have invited people to discover the joy of being outdoors since our founding in 1954. Polaris' high-quality product line-up includes the Polaris RANGER®, RZR® and Polaris GENERAL™ side-by-side off-road vehicles; Sportsman® all-terrain off-road vehicles; military and commercial off-road vehicles; snowmobiles; Indian Motorcycle® mid-size and heavyweight motorcycles; Slingshot® moto-roadsters; Aixam quadricycles; Goupil electric vehicles; and pontoon and deck boats, including industry-leading Bennington pontoons. Polaris enhances the riding experience with a robust portfolio of parts, garments, and accessories. Proudly headquartered in Minnesota, Polaris serves more than 100 countries across the globe. www.polaris.com
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