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Database Analyst, SQL -Ledcor Group of Companies

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Ledcor Group of Companies - Edmonton, Calgary, Alberta; Vancouver, Victoria, BC; Mississauga, ON; Regina, Saskatoon, SK; Employee-owned, with a broad portfolio throughout North America, the Ledcor Group of Companies was founded in 1947 with roots firmly planted in the 'oil patch.' Through thoughtful and strategic decision making throughout the decades, Ledcor has become one of the most diversified conglomerates in North America, offering expertise with a professional attitude ; Past job postings: Database Analyst, SQL ; DBMS: MS SQL 2005/2008; current job postings.

Job Category Systems/Technology
Company Shared Services
Division Information Services
Location AB - Edmonton
Title Database Analyst, SQL
Job ID 4238
# to Fill 1
Job Status Full Time Regular
Pay Class Salaried
Job Summary Reporting to the Manager, Technical Operations, the SQL Database Analyst is responsible for the effective provisioning, installation/configuration, operations, and maintenance of Ledcor’s systems infrastructure. The ideal candidate will be a dynamic and self-motivated "outside the box" thinker, with the ability to interface with a diverse group of internal and external stakeholders and thrive in a team environment.
  • Manage, maintain and perform administration on SQL for the development team
  • Manage, support and troubleshoot Windows servers in an Active Directory environment
  • Perform system monitoring to verify the integrity and availability of all hardware, server resources, systems and key processes
  • Review system and application logs, and verify completion of scheduled jobs such as backups
  • Attend and actively participate in weekly team meetings
  • Coordinate with development teams and the business to schedule and affect controlled changes to the environment
  • Perform daily backup operations and ensure all required file systems and system data are successfully backed up to the appropriate media and media is sent off site as necessary
  • Participate in project work from technical analysis/design, to testing and through roll out of the solutions
  • Troubleshoot escalations from the technical support team
  • Support and investigate business requirements that can be solved technologically
  • Educate end users and teammates on processes and tools
  • Develop and maintain installation and configuration procedures
  • Contribute to and maintain system standards
  • Apply OS patches and upgrades on a regular basis
  • Diploma or degree in an IT related program or a combination of experience
  • Minimum 3 years database experience with MS SQL 2005/2008 Microsoft accredited certification
  • Software QA / testing experience
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Proven ability to see a problem from different angles/perspectives
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality with sensitive employee and internal information
  • Broad understanding of different technologies
  • Active directory administration/design, Terminal Services/Citrix administration and design and hardware virtualization experience
  • Commitment for continued learning and growth
Work Conditions
  • Willing to travel to both Canada and US
  • A valid driver’s license for travel between Ledcor offices
  • Responsibilities sometimes will require working evenings and weekends
Date Posted 9/16/2011

Last updated on October 2, 2011