Friday , August 6 2021

The Southern Company Careers – DB Admin

Website Southern Company

Job Description:

The Supervisor, Database Administrator position within Gas Technology Services will have overall responsibility for 20 resources. This DBA resource group will be responsible for the design and build of databases that support Southern Company Gas applications. This position will lead the DBA team to complete support and project initiatives in support of the development efforts across Gas Technology Solutions. This position is a working lead with a expectation of 20-30% hands on.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate work assignments between Database members and other groups within Gas Technology Services
  • Facilitate technical guidance and direction to DBA team members; including employees, contractors, and vendors
  • Supervision of the day-to-day activities and work guidance for direct reports (both onshore/offshore contractors and employees)
  • Considerable interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively is essential
  • Contribute strategic thinking related to how Database administration contributes to and supports the Gas Technology Organization
  • Take a leadership role in ensuring Data Management strategies are in alignment with Technology Organization goals and strategies
  • Develop, maintain, and manage comprehensive work plans, work prioritization, and delivery on project commitments as required
  • Performance management for the development team, including performance appraisals, mentoring, coaching and providing technical leadership to less experienced staff
  • Ensure resources are on-hand and effectively utilized; maintaining the ability to ‘flex’ to meet customer demands

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to identify root cause as well as mitigation required
  • Knowledge of software development technologies, various software languages, methodology and tools
  • Experience with large scale project development, enhancement projects and production support
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments and conflicting priorities
  • Ability to work with business partners and peers of varying levels of technical proficiency
  • Interest in and passion for learning and working in a fast-paced environment
  • Comprehensive, recognized leadership skills that build relationships and develop a team atmosphere
  • Bachelor’s degree in MIS, Computer Science or a related field

Job Details:

Company: Southern Company

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Kennesaw, GA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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