Dell Sr. Advisor, Database Admin - Microsoft in Round Rock, Texas


Evaluates new database technologies and tools, sets database system and programming standards, applies database technology to business problems and manages the development and production database environments with emphasis on security, availability and performance. Provides database services in compliance with all audit and regulatory requirements. May be responsible for technical administration of multiple enterprise application suites, such as ERP and CRM.


  • Performs as a technical subject matter expert in the development of highly complex, innovative and cost effective database solutions

  • Plans and manages implementation and integration of new technologies

  • Provides ultimate direction for multiple projects and is responsible for solving highly technical and complex problems

  • Acts as a consultant to development groups, technical teams, executives and customers

  • Recognized regionally and internally as a technical and subject matter expert in a specialized field

  • Serves as consultant to senior leadership on database programs and long-term systems strategies

  • Provides expertise and guides work on complex database systems of great scope with advanced technical complexity that may have global impact

  • Works with database functional management to initiate and lead strategic efforts

  • Shares business vision with database community and leads team to achieve the vision through system design

  • Establishes quality standards relative to all aspects of database management

  • Develops database systems as innovative solutions to previously undefined business/user needs

  • Performs complex application environment builds and refreshes

  • Provides advice, guidance, mentoring and coaching to others


  • Possesses and applies advanced knowledge of Microsoft database principles and practices

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft database definition, design and configuration

  • Knowledge derived from extensive design leadership experiences with non- traditional database systems

  • Extensive and in-depth knowledge of configuring and tuning of web, application and database servers for enterprise applications like ERP, CRM and Supply Chain

  • Knowledge of Linux, Windows Server, Storage, Network and Security

Education and Experience

Requires 8 years of related experience in a professional role with a Bachelor’s degree; or 6 years with a Master’s degree; or 3 years with a PhD; or equivalent experience

Job: Database Admin

Organization: IT

Title: Sr. Advisor, Database Admin - Microsoft

Location: TX-Round Rock

Requisition ID: 170008LN