Database Administrator II - TELUS Health
TELUS Health
Toronto, ON, CA
1d ago


Be a part of a transformational journey with innovative talent and leading edge technologies.

Join our team

Are you an energetic team player with solid experience as a database administrator?

Our Provider Solutions Operations team is looking for a highly motivated DBA to support and develop database solutions in our national portfolio.

Join us and be part of the TELUS Health journey to provide better access to health information and enable better health outcomes for Canadians.

Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together

You will join a high performing team of DBAs on a diverse range of projects. Work on the team is customer focused with an on-

call support component to ensure we deliver on our customer-first commitment. Responsibilities include database tuning, implementing and testing upgrades and patches, and defining backup and recovery strategies.

You will develop documentation, provide technical support and resolve incidents and performance problems. By collaborating with other teams you will design and deliver quality, innovative solutions for our customers.

Here's how As part of our team, you will :

  • Ensure availability and performance of production, staging and development databases
  • Provide trend analysis to management team to enable informed decisions regarding capacity management
  • Lead project initiatives to improve database functionality and designMigrate products from Oracle to PostGres
  • Collaborate with other teams (Development, Architecture, QA) to develop database systems for new products and advise on product updates
  • Qualifications

    You're the missing piece of the puzzle You are :

  • A team player with strong collaboration and communication skills
  • Able to handle pressure and act quickly to deliver results
  • Willing and able to learn new technologies on the flyEffective in investigating, analyzing and solving problems
  • Skilled in managing / coordinating small projects
  • You have :

  • A degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Deep knowledge of PostGres V9+ and Oracle V11G, V12C (Windows)Solid experience troubleshooting and resolving database issues (performance, integrity, recovery, security etc)
  • Proven skills in monitoring, tuning and optimizing database performance (tools such as Datadog, OMS, Check MK)
  • Experience designing database solutions for new products
  • Great-to-haves

  • MongoDB Enterprise
  • MySQL, MS SQL Server
  • Remedy
  • Experience in at least one programming or scripting languageHealth Industry experience
  • Who is TELUS?

    We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada.

  • Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses;
  • and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

    TELUS Health is an IT leader in Canada that focuses on the health sector. Our mission is to improve the way information is being used along the continuum of care to better the health of citizens in Canada and in selected countries.

    Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn’t matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected.

    Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

    Do you share our passion? At TELUS, you create future friendly® possibilities.

    At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

    Disclaimer : In accordance with the TELUS Health Solutions Data Center Security Policy, as a condition of employment, all personnel whose job functions require they work at a Data Center and / or have access to detailed knowledge of technology related to client service delivery, are subject to a Personnel Security Screening conducted through the Government of Canada.

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