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Epic - Operational Database Administrator (ODBA) - Nashville, TN - 896567

Nashville, TN 37201
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Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a"culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get."Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions."Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making health care data"available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no"room for error. Join us and start doing your life's best work.(sm)


This is"an Analyst-level role based in Nashville, TN responsible for implementing and optimizing"the Epic suite of applications and the systems on which they are delivered. Help"with defining, building and maintaining the Cach database within a cloud-based"framework. The Operational Database Administrator (ODBA) will both partner with"and support the Epic Client Services Administrator and others to monitor, tune"and update the database architecture for optimized client needs and to meet"Service Level Agreements (SLAs).


The Epic ODBA will help create and"foster a culture of diversity and inclusion within a new and growth-minded"service line for UnitedHealth Group. The Epic ODBA will exemplify and reflect"the UnitedHealth Group core Values.


The Epic ODBA must be a self-motivated individual with"exceptional communication, presentation and interpersonal skills and the"ability to work well in team environments.



  • Install, configure and maintain databases (Oracle, Microsoft SQL"Server, Intersystem Cach) within a cloud-based infrastructure
  • Perform technical operations like monitoring and maintenance,"problem investigation and resolution, backup creation and maintenance, database"optimization and tuning, etc.
  • Apply all server-side updates"to all production (PRD) and non-production (non-PRD) Cach environments
  • Collaborate with the"ECSA/ECSM to ensure application updates are installed as scheduled
  • Implement and schedule valid database backups and plan"for recovery, restore or restart activities should they be necessary
  • Plan and implement database"security policies according to organizational, industry and vendor standards
  • Stay up to date on database"and platform infrastructure concepts and technologies. Make recommendations for"and implement improvements as approved
  • Monitor and plan for"scaling database capacity as needed
  • Utilize scripts to automate"some database management and maintenance processes
  • Maintain"documentation on all processes and procedures within the scope of job functions
  • Provide"on call support for production performance/availability or other critical issues
  • Performs"other duties as assigned

You'll be rewarded and recognized for"your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear"direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide"development for other roles you may be interested in.


  • 4+"years' experience with Microsoft SQL Server administration, integration and maintenance
  • 4+ years'backgroundwithEpicclient"connectivityarchitectureforHyperspace,"Interconnect& Blob servers"andwebdeploymentincluding in the following"areas:CachorDBA, VMs, Active"Directory,Citrix,load balancing,"firewalland/orNetScaler.has previously managed build migration using Epic's Data Courier utility
  • Experience"implementing an application migration to Microsoft's Azure cloud-based"infrastructure
  • Experience managingbuild migration usingEpic's"Data Courier utility
  • Reside in Nashville, TN or willing to relocate to Nashville
  • Employees are"required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app,"Interactive VoiceResponse (i.e.,"entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group"approved symptom screener prior to entering the work site each day, in order to"keep our work sites safe. Employees must"comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth"Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical"distancing cannot be attained
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Familiarity with Agile Scrum methodology
  • Data Warehousing concepts
  • Microsoft MCSA/MCSE certification
  • SQL Server DBA experience with 2012 or newer version
  • SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
  • SQL Server Stored Procedure Design and implementation
  • SQL Server database troubleshooting and query optimization
  • SQL Server Database Performance monitoring
  • SQL Server Database Design
Key Competencies:
  • Experience"with large database management systems for data warehouses and/or data marts
  • Familiar"with healthcare data repositories for claims and clinical data
  • Complete"understanding of database systems optimization
  • Experience"with SQL Server clustering and replication
  • Azure"Cloud platform

Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire"organization around one giant objective; make health care work better for"everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of"health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage"pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo"and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of"businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas"on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For"you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated"challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a"singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)



Diversity creates a"healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment"Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will"receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,"sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual"orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic"information, or any other characteristic protected by law.


UnitedHealth Group"is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before"beginning employment.


Job Keywords: EPIC,"DBA, IT, SQL, Technology, healthcare, Nashville, TN, Tennessee

Posted: 2020-11-04 Expires: 2020-12-26

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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