Ascension Health Database Administrator in Indianapolis, Indiana

Job ID: 271466

Database Administrator

Indianapolis, Indiana


Additional Job Information

Title: Database Administrator

City, State: Indianapolis, IN

Location: Indianapolis-7702 Woodland Dr

Department: Solutions Medxcel

Additional Job Details: FT, Days

About Us

Ascension Technologies is one of the nation’s largest healthcare information technology services organizations.

We provide Ascension and its subsidiaries low-cost, high-value IT infrastructure and software application services that:

• Support rapid and effective clinical decision making

• Improve efficiency and care transitions

• Foster information sharing across the continuum of care

• Make knowledge and data actionable, leading to improved patient outcomes

Job Description

Job Summary:

In this role, the Database Administrator will monitor company data lake, enterprise data warehouse and business intelligence solutions including SQL servers and verification of disaster recovery plans. The Database Administrator will work with the senior DBA to develop and deliver data solutions to the business.

The Database Administrator will manage and maintain all production and non-production databases. Responsible for performing backup and recovery on Database Management Systems, configuring database parameters, and prototyping designs against logical data models, defines data repository requirements, data dictionaries and warehousing requirements. This position optimizes database access and allocates/re-allocates database resources for optimum configuration, database performance and cost. This role will also write SQL queries and reports and install new instances and create databases for custom and purchased software; design SQL engines and database placement and maintain all existing SSRS and SSIS packages.


  • Responds to user problems by listening, clarifying and responding within scope of responsibility.

  • Explains new technologies and presents deliverables to customers.

  • Analyzes chain of events and establishes procedures and/or detailed specifications. Troubleshoots most application problems independently.

  • Writes fundamental documentation in a clear, concise manner and according to standards. Shares knowledge effectively within the work team.

  • Responds to user problems, explains new technologies and presents deliverables.

  • Selects an approach or procedure for addressing a work task with general direction and progress reviews by supervisor.

  • Applies basic understanding of the principles of information technology with working knowledge in one or two technology environments.



  • Bachelor's degree preferred or equivalent experience in Information Systems and/or Business Administration preferred.

Work Experience:

  • Two or more years of experience preferred.

  • Ability to setup, maintain and support data lake, data warehouse and business integration tools

  • Experience with business intelligence concepts, tools, leading practices and data analytics

  • 3 plus years of experience in IT and/or applicable business function, some of IT in a similar role with demonstrated relationship building skills resulting in traceable, measurable, impactful results.

Additional application and technical experience desired:

  • Dynamics D365 Finance and Operations and/or AX2012

  • Microsoft Azure Cloud

  • VSTS

  • Power BI

  • Tableau

  • Troubleshoot SQL Server performance issues as they occur

  • Develop and support data warehouse and cubes through Microsoft Power BI and Tableau

  • Develop Reports and report views

  • Develop/adhere to database design, development, and management standards

  • Analyze, develop, and support stored procedures and SQL

  • Design and develop and manage the design and development of dashboards and reports through a Microsoft Power BI solution

  • Develop and present end user training for BI solution

TRAVEL: Primarily interfacing with team at the Corporate Office in Indianapolis, Indiana. Four trips per year may apply as the role interfaces with teams that provide services in the field with our customers.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Technologies is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

E-Verify Statement

Ascension Technologies participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E -Verify (link to E-verify site)