Job Description :
Sr. Database Architect Engineer

City :
Walnut Creek
State :

Scope of Responsibilities:

Works with business leaders to collect and interpret requirements and design effective database structures.
Strongly partners with management to further evolve applications while driving excellence in architecture and code.
Develops and maintains the blueprint of information technology architecture to meet business needs/application requirements.
Creates fluid, end-to-end vision for how data flows through application components.
Constantly monitors, refines and reports on the performance of data management systems.
Work with business to understand objectives and design a combination of tables, procedures, views, functions to effectively support applications.
Effective leadership skills, with a combination of communication skills and technical skills to communicate, develop and mentor teams while building complex solutions.
Works with strong team members to further improve existing systems code and structure.
Strong communication and organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and drive work forward.
Develops, maintains, and enforces development standards.
Documents, maintains and presents best practice strategies to team and management to ensure changes are aligned with department objectives.

10+ years of design and development using Microsoft SQL Server and its family of components.
Experience designing and working with TB size databases.
Experience working with complex databases storing 500m+ rows.
Experience evaluating and creating POCs for other database technologies.
Experience in enterprise architecture, systems integration and implementation.
Experience with Service Oriented Architecture environment.
Full application development life cycle experience.
Versioning systems, release management and continuous improvement.
Highly Desired:
Experience with NoSQL type of databases
Health care domain knowledge will be a plus
Experiencing developing in other application-based technology, i.e., C# or Java
Experience working in and with Linux based systems.

Bachelor''s Degree or equivalent experience in Engineering or related technical area.
Master''s Degree is preferred.