Operational Database Administrator The Vancouver Clinic Vancouver
Operational Database Administrator
The Vancouver Clinic
Short Description :
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Full Description :
Responsible for supporting and managing the Epic EMR on Intersystems Cache/Isis Operational Database and underlying Linux/AIX/UNIX environments.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Creating & managing operational database environments that server production, reporting, disaster recovery, training, and non-production needs.
Installing & maintaining the administrative and monitoring tools necessary for high levels of availability and performance of the Epic EMR system and other systems.
Building & maintaining clustering for high-availability
Practice node-to-node & site-to-site failovers
Understanding performance metrics, monitoring system performance, and troubleshooting issues.
Managing the logins for different types of access, including login behavior and working environment configuration.
Applying Caché and Epic upgrades, and updates to production and non-production environments.
Configuring and maintaining environment copies/refreshes according to the environment strategy
Responding to emergency after-hours issues
Collaborating with technical teams & vendors to ensure proactive support
Writing and maintaining scripts to improve system management tasks
Participating in change control processes for all planned application and technical activities
Maintaining & testing processes related to business continuity
Following vendor best practices for hardware & software configuration
Creating and maintaining documentation of policies and procedures
Administer diverse Linux/AIX/UNIX server platforms
Participate in Systems Support On-Call rotation
Applying Unix upgrades and updates to production and non-production environments
Ability to manage small to mid-sized projects
EDUCATION AND SKILLS
Bachelor’s or technical degree in related field (computer science, information systems, etc.) or equivalent work experience.
Minimum of four (4) years’ relevant (Systems/UNIX/Database Administration) experience.
Epic ODBA certifications desired prior to hire / required within 6 months of hire
Proven ability to communicate effectively, both in written and oral form
Proven ability to work as part of a team, in a fast-paced production oriented environment
Proven ability to satisfy customers and enhance software usage, in a production environment
Knowledge of UNIX command shell (Korn, POSIX, Bourne, C), plus languages & utilities such as AWK, sed, & Perl
The above information is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work required in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive description of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of those assigned to this job.
We offer a competitive Total Rewards Program which includes insurance programs covering medical, dental, vision, life, long-term disability, generous time off, holidays, education reimbursement, and a 401(k) plan. Eligibility for benefits is dependent on factors such as position type and FTE. Contact your recruiter for more information.
Vancouver Clinic is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Vancouver Clinic does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.