Data Base Administrator
Location: Montreal, QC, Canada
Location Details: Head Office
PostalCode: H4S 1W8
Requisition Number: 12595-DBA-08-07-23
Date Opened: December 6, 2023
Number of Openings: 1
Job Type: Permanent
Pay Class: Full Time
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Career Level: Experienced
Who We Are:
Hey, we're Ardene!
We're the ultimate destination in North America and beyond for head-to-toe apparel, footwear, and accessories - all at the best prices. In 1982, we started as an accessories and jewelry retailer. Today, we're on a whole new level, with 250+ stores in Canada, the USA and internationally – not to mention ardene.com and our app!
We believe that fashion shouldn’t be exclusive or intimidating – it should be celebrated with youthful confidence and fearless enthusiasm. Our journey is ongoing in this new era of retail, as we focus more than ever before on customer experience and sustainable practices.
We also take employee wellbeing and personal growth to heart. Our teams focus on driving initiatives in the area of mental health, diversity & inclusion, engagement and recognition. This includes our many mindfulness programs too, so our teams can create meaningful connections, lead with intention and kindness, and be their best selves at work and in their lives.
Want to learn more about Life at Ardene? Check out our careers site for the latest updates & read one-on-one personal interviews with team members from across Ardene.
WHO YOU ARE:
We are currently looking for a Data Base Administrator to join our team.
Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
- Install and configure database management systems (DBMS) and related tools.
- Implement and maintain database security measures to safeguard sensitive data.
- Create and manage database backups and implement disaster recovery plans.
- Monitor database performance and optimize system resources.
- Ensure data accuracy and consistency through regular integrity checks.
- Schedule and perform database maintenance tasks.
- Manage user accounts, permissions, and access levels to databases.
- Identify and resolve database-related issues in collaboration with teams.
- Maintain comprehensive documentation of database configurations and procedures.
- Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand data requirements.
WHAT YOU’LL NEED:
- 6+ years of working experience in a similiar role.
- Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or related field.
- Proficiency in database management systems (e.g., Oracle, SQL Server, MySQL).
- Strong knowledge of database security, backup and recovery, and disaster recovery.
- Experience in database performance tuning and optimization techniques.
- Familiarity with database monitoring tools and performance metrics analysis.
- Solid understanding of SQL, Oracle, and database query optimization.
- Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
- Detail-oriented with a focus on data accuracy and integrity.
- Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- Ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
GROW WITH US!
We’re pretty proud to say that everything we do starts with our people – whether it’s in-store or at the head office. From sales associates and store leadership; dedicated in-house apparel and design teams; marketing, brand, and digital experts; stylists, photographers, and graphic designers; all the way to store concept and operations. We do it all. Ardene is truly a creative hub that is second to none.
Be part of a fun, dynamic and energetic team! Join our team and begin your career at one of North America’s top retail chains!
Ardene is an equal opportunity employer, and as such, does not discriminate in hiring or terms and conditions of employment on the basis of an individual’s race, ancestry, color, place of origin, religion, gender, gender identity, citizenship, age, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, family status, marital status or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws. Accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. Selection decisions are solely based on job-related factors.