Database Administrator

Information Systems/IT

Varies; 8:00-4:30pm

Standard Hours/Week:


General Description:
The Database Administrator is responsible for demonstrating Parrish Healthcare's Culture of Choice®, managing and maintaining the organization's databases and database engines. The Database Administrator ensures databases are secure, reliable, and efficient.
The position shall exemplify the desired Culture of Choice® and philosophies of Parrish Healthcare.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Assist in the achievement of meeting company goals and initiatives, profitability, and productivity requirements.
  • Provide assistance to other colleagues and other IT team members in the design, development and testing of reports, reporting solutions and data warehousing and management and maintenance of the system.
  • Planning and executing database upgrades, applying patches and fixes, and performing regular maintenance tasks to keep the database systems up-to-date and running smoothly.
  • Implementing security measures to protect the database from unauthorized access, data breaches, and other security threats.
  • Monitoring database performance, identifying bottlenecks, and optimizing queries and indexes to improve system efficiency.
  • Developing and implementing backup and recovery strategies to ensure the integrity and availability of data in case of system failures or disasters.
  • Assisting users in accessing and retrieving data from databases, troubleshooting issues, and providing technical support to Service Desk team.
  • Collaborate with other IT teams to ensure seamless integration of database related activities with broader IT initiatives.
  • Foster a customer-centric culture within the service desk team, promoting excellent customer service and effective communication.
  • Implement security measures to maintain database integrity and protect important data from cyberattack.
  • Conduct automation feasibility studies, including workflow analysis, and cost comparison analysis.
  • Knows fire, disaster and safety procedures and regulations as it pertains to the work area.
  • Performs similar or related duties as assigned.


Formal Education:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, computer engineering or a related field is required (A combination of experience and certifications may be considered)

Work Experience:
  • 3 years to < 5 years

Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations:
  • Certification in Microsoft SQL Server 2016 or newer (MSSQL) is required within 1 year.
  • Must complete MySQL Server 8.0 or higher or Oracle SQL training within 1 year.

Parrish Healthcare is a caring community of healthcare professionals passionate about excellence and fulfilling our mission of providing Healing Experiences For Everyone All The Time®.

Parrish Healthcare has a Culture of Choice®. This means a we have a healing work environment that empowers people to aspire to be their very best. We partner passionate, talented and skilled people in the right role with the right resources. We provide a clear and strategic direction to achieve superior results on behalf of the communities we serve.