Job Overview

Company: Republic Services

Base Pay: N/A

Other Pay: N/A

Employee Type: Full-Time

Industry: Other Great Industries

Manges Others: Not Specified

Job Type: Other
Information Technology

Required Education: Not Specified

Required Experience: Not Specified

Required Travel: Not Specified

Relocation Covered: Not Specified

Reference ID: US-7742BR

Location: Phoenix, AZ (map it!Map it!)

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Company Overview

The dramatic growth and high performance of Republic Services is an American success story we’re proud of. Our company was founded with a “can do” spirit guided by integrity and values such as keeping our word, working hard and walking our talk. We believe in respecting the planet and applying common sense solutions to the waste and recycling challenges of our customers.

Republic Services, Inc. was incorporated in 1998. Through a series of successful mergers and acquisitions, we quickly expanded to become one of the largest waste and recycling companies in the United States. We strategically invested in companies that aligned with our values of strong community presence, financial discipline and environmental stewardship and continue to do so.

Database Administrator

Job Description



The Database Administrator (DBA) installs, configures, upgrades, administers, and monitors the enterprise database systems of Republic Services. The Database Administrator also works closely with the Infrastructure and Applications team to design and consult on new and existing systems to optimize performance and reliability. In addition, the Database Administrator also works among a team of several onsite DBA’s and an offshore team.

• Manages installation, patching and upgrades on all enterprise database systems.

• Manages user provisioning and security on all enterprise database systems.

• Maintains the integrity of data within the production environment – including execution of proper backup and restoration policies and procedures.

• Provides input on the selection and implementation of all database administration tools.

• Assists with database cleanup and optimization activities.

• Assists with database design – especially in regards to design maintainability.

• Assists with preparation of detailed technical specifications.

• Provides assistance
in database programming, troubleshooting and management of problems affecting IT and enterprise database applications, as well as developing the area for future expansion.

• Provides Tier 3 support and resolution of open database issues escalated by IT Customer Support.

• Develops strong vendor relationships to resolve problems and coordinate the delivery of IT products and services.

• Performs other job-related duties as assigned or apparent.

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees, and are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of responsibilities, duties, and skills required by personnel so classified. Furthermore, they do not establish a contract for employment and are subject to change at the discretion of the Company.

Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.

Job Requirements



Minimum Qualifications :

• High school diploma or G.E.D.

• Minimum of 3 years of experience performing database administration responsibilities.

• Experience with multiple database systems such as Oracle, SQL Server and DB2.

Preferred Qualifications :

• Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field of study.

• Minimum of 2 years of experience leading a development team.

• Experience with Aldon Change Management or equivalent AS/400 Change Management software.

• Experience with IBM RDI Tools (Rational Developer for System i)

• Experience with Help Systems SEQUEL.

• Experience with Stored Procedures.

Other Knowledge, Skills & Abilities :

• Ability to interact with IT personnel on all levels to resolve issues and provide solutions in a timely manner.

• Understands the need for and consistently practices effective teamwork with others.

• Demonstrated knowledge of the entire Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC).

• Capable of prioritizing and managing assignments, tasks, and significant projects to completion with minimal supervision.

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

• Ability to maintain a detail oriented approach while multitasking in a fast paced environment.

• Proficient with all currently supported application development standards in use at Republic Services.

• Ability to provide assistance with creation and maintenance of database development and maintenance standards in use at Republic Services.

• Ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedures manuals.

• Very high level of proficiency in the database programming language or other development and administration tools used in specific area of responsibility.

EEO Statement :

Republic Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


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