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Information Services
Database Administrator
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Job Description

Opening: January 6, 2017

Closing: Until Filled

Reports To: Data Warehouse Manager

Wage/Hour Status: Exempt

Pay Grade: Technology: JG-7

Rev: 1 - 2017

Terms of Employment:

12 months/230 days per year. Salary is at Technology Job Group 7 on the SAISD Compensation Plan on a Non-Chapter 21 contract. The salary range for the position is between $75,877.00 - $89,267.60 annually depending on experience.

Primary Purpose:

Maintain District data warehouse / business intelligence system to ensure efficient and effective data retrieval, aggregation and access of all District electronic information.

Minimum Qualifications:


* Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or Mathematics
* Thirty (30) semester hours of Computer Science course work
* Valid Texas drivers license with good driving record; must meet and maintain liability coverage eligibility
* Candidate must have satisfactory outcome of fingerprinting background check. Non-refundable fee (approximately $50.00) paid by the employee

Special Knowledge/Skills:

* Strong knowledge of various operating systems and productivity tools
* Knowledge of business and/or student type application programming and databases
* Knowledge of microcomputer hardware and peripheral devices
* Knowledge of database design
* Ability to normalize, de-normalize, extract and aggregate data
* Ability to problem solve, think critically and manage conflicts
* Strong communication, public relations and interpersonal skills
* Knowledge of data warehousing / business intelligence best practices
* Proficiently use Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) 2008 R2 and 2012
* Write and maintain stored procedures and functions using T-SQL and SSMS
* Use aggregate functions in Microsoft SQL Server
* Create and maintain complex queries in Microsoft SQL Server using T-SQL
* Understand and use database schemas, tables, relationships, and constraints
* Develop, maintain, and troubleshoot conversion packages using Microsoft SQL Server Business Intelligence Design Studio
* Development experience with the Microsoft .NET Framework is a plus


* Two (2) years as a Microsoft Database Administrator.
* Two (2) years in database design and analysis in Microsoft SQL Server.
* Two (2) years of data warehousing / business intelligence experience.

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

(The following statements describe the general purpose and responsibilities assigned and should not be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions that may be assigned or skills that may be required.)

Database Administrator Management

* Design, develop, and execute ETL packages to convert client data using stored procedures, functions, and SQL scripts in a Microsoft SQL Server environment.
* Develop and modify stored procedures and T-SQL scripts in response to the needs of the Data Warehouse.
* Design, implement, and maintain new and existing database objects including tables, indexes, constraints, stored procedures, and user-defined functions in support of data conversion projects.
* Perform SQL Server administration activities (backup, restore, DBCC commands, indexing)
* Collect, organize and analyze information related to the development of database applications for specific user needs.
* Design, code, implement, maintain and document custom databases.
* Evaluate software and hardware suitability and applicability within District's data repositories.
* Provide database related technical assistance to staff programmers and junior database personnel.
* Perform data downloads from mainframe and other external sources to Data Warehouse.
* Keep Data Warehouse Manager informed of Data Warehouse services and activities.

Database Administrator Leadership

* Prepare systems cost analysis for SAISD users and recommend hardware and software programs for database access, control and input.
* Research, recommend and implement new, innovative database programming and software development programs.
* Communicate date and field clarifications with system staff.

Policy, Reports and Law

* Ensure compliance with local, state and federal policies and procedures for software additions or revisions.
* Compile, maintain and retain all physical and computerized reports, records and other required documents.

Qualities of Effective Database Administrator

* Demonstrate a high level of personal integrity, a collaborative leadership style and high ethical standards.
* Attend professional growth activities to improve job knowledge and performance.
* Keep informed of and comply with state, district, and campus policies affecting schools, including daily attendance, punctuality and confidentiality.
* Comply with the Texas Educator's Code of Ethics.

Supervisory Responsibilities:



Computer, computer software programs and peripherals, teacher resource materials and equipment, copier, fax, and other

equipment applicable to position

Working Conditions:

Mental and Physical Demands:

Maintain emotional control under stress; work with frequent interruptions/deadlines and prolonged or irregular hours; Frequent walking, standing, stooping, bending, pulling and pushing; Occasional: Lifting and carrying 10-25 pounds frequently, 25-40 pounds occasionally, more than 45 pounds infrequently with assistance; Pushing/pulling 10-35 pounds sporadically; May be required under specific circumstances to provide physical restraint of students in danger of causing harm to themselves or others; Frequent district-wide and occasional statewide travel.

Environmental Factors:

Frequent exposure to: temperature extremes (hot and cold), humidity extremes, noise. Occasional exposure to: biological hazards (communicable diseases, bacteria, insects, mold, fungi, etc.)


Employee Acknowledgement of Receipt __________________________ Date: ____________

Hiring Administrator __________________________________________ Date: ____________


The San Antonio Technology in Education Coalition (SATEC) is an alliance of several educational entities in San Antonio, Texas. SATEC has been in operation since 1997 when it received a five-year, multi-million dollar grant from the U.S. Department of Education. The SATEC Program provides the resources to improve the mathematical skills of middle and high school students by incorporating the latest technological innovations into the classroom instruction. This is accomplished by using the technology to help the students make the connection between abstract mathematical concepts and concrete, real-world experiences. SATEC seeks to have a seamless integration of technology into the curriculum and instruction. For additional information, you can write or call us at: SATEC 237 W. Travis San Antonio, Texas 78205 Phone: (210) 354-3983 Fax: (210) 472-1967 Or E-mail: Paul Tisdel (Project Director) SATEC is funded by a technology innovation Challenge Grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Please send any comments regarding this site to: Webmaster: RCG Technologies This page is hosted by San Antonio Independent School District