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Database Administrator

Job Category:Business Systems
Location(s):Rochester (NY, US)
Closing Date:September 30, 2023

JOB TITLE: Database Administrator

LOCATION: Rochester, NY

REPORTS TO: Head of Business Systems


As part of the applications development team, the database administrator will be responsible for the maintenance and administration of the live production SQL Server instances as well as data warehouse and offsite DR instances related to live production.


  • Database performance tuning and optimization to ensure all database servers meet processing requirements for performance, reliability and scalability.
  • Create and maintain replicated databases and data warehouses.
  • Database administration that include backup, recovery and archiving.
  • Create proactive monitoring and preventative action systems to ensure high availability.
  • Work with consulting and internal resources on development activities.


Experience with global ERP systems


  • Expertise with configuring, implementing and supporting high availability SQL Server environments.
  • Experience in DTS/SSIS administration, index, performance tuning and replication.
  • Participation in the implementation and development of an integrated information security strategy.
  • Must be able to enforce system, security and database change standards
  • Thorough knowledge of current hardware systems, disk subsystems including RAID and SAN commonly used in fault tolerant production environments.
  • Ability to proactively identify, troubleshoot and resolve live database systems issues.
  • Ability to manage all DB maintenance plan activities including backups, indexing, integrity and consistency checks, etc.
  • Experience with SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS). Excellent written and communication skills including delivering presentations/training.
  • Good computer skills (MS Office applications)


3-5 years DBA experience with Microsoft SQL Server. (SQL Server 2019 experience is required).

G&H is an Equal Opportunity Employer

The responsibilities of this position will involve having access to items and technical data that may be controlled under U.S. export laws and regulations (“U.S. Export Control Laws”), including but not limited to the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”) and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (“ITAR”). In order to comply with the U.S. Export Control Laws, and in conjunction with the review of candidates for those positions within G&H that may present access to export-controlled technical data, G&H must assess whether candidates are “U.S. persons” as defined under the EAR (15 C.F.R. Part 772) and the ITAR (22 C.F.R. § 120.15). Certain questions asked during the application process are intended to assess this and will be used for evaluation purposes only.