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Database Administrator - SQL

Database Administrator - SQL

Quicken Loans Inc.

Position Details

Who We Are


Could Be Your Thing


The Quicken Loans Family of Companies is obsessed with always finding a better way through the creativity, innovation and transformative thinking of our leaders and team members. We certainly have the desire and ability to adapt to a changing world. And we are known to have changed the world ourselves – from revolutionizing the mortgage banking industry, to creating new technology-driven ventures, to developing life-changing career experiences, to revitalizing the communities in which we live, work and play.


We understand that the type of people we hire have a lot to share. They are transformative thinkers who help us bring about radical change. We give our team members the creative environment, freedom to think and explore, and to advance their new ideas and thoughts. That’s why we created Bullet Time, our signature program for rapid-fire innovation that nurtures “intrapreneurs” among our tech team members.


Here, the Next Big Thing could be your thing.

What You'll Do/Need

The SQL Database Administrator performs regular database maintenance tasks such as index rebuilding, upgrades and storage management. In addition, they manage database availability, backup and recovery systems.



  • Install and configure SQL RDBMS and application servers
  • Perform regular database maintenance tasks such as rebuilding indexes, upgrades and storage management
  • Manage database availability, backup, restoration and recovery systems
  • Monitor database system resources and performance
  • Data modeling
  • Ensure quality data creation, presentation and data flow within our systems
  • Oversee data consistency and third party interfaces
  • Physical database design and implementation 
  • Design high availability architecture


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Ability to review code and design
  • Knowledge related to server hardware, including networks and storage devices
  • Database design/architecture experience in a Windows/SQL server environment
  • Database administration operations experience in a Windows/SQL server environment
  • Expertise in strategies and approaches for performance optimization, clustering and replication 
  • Knowledge of SQL coding 
  • Ability to quickly understand large data models
  • Ability to troubleshoot problems and quickly resolve issues
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong analytical and research skills
  • Knowledge in strategies and approaches for performance optimization, clustering and replication

What You'll Get

  • Excellent benefits package that includes a 401(k) match, medical/dental/vision, and much more
  • Opportunities to participate in professional and personal development programs, including personal empowerment coaching, leadership training and ongoing personal growth training
  • Other incentives, contests and rewards, including trips, event tickets, cash prizes and more


Why We're Different


Corporate politics not your strong suit? The anti-corporate culture of Quicken Loans gives our team members the initiative to build solutions together and grow both personally and professionally. At Quicken Loans, we’re in the business of putting roofs over our clients’ heads, but we certainly aren’t putting ceilings on our team members’ careers. If you’re interested in working in a place with a philosophy that’s truly different, apply today.


Quicken Loans is an equal opportunity employer.


Disclaimer: Quicken Loans received the highest numerical score in the proprietary J.D. Power Primary Mortgage Origination (2010–2016) and Servicer (2016) StudiesSM. 2016 Origination Study based on 3,393 total responses measuring 12 lenders and measures opinions of consumers who originated a new mortgage. Servicer Study based on 5,120 responses measuring 20 companies and measures the satisfaction of consumers with their current mortgage servicer. Proprietary study results are based on experiences and perceptions of consumers surveyed in July–September 2016 (Origination) March–April 2016 (Servicer). Your experiences may vary. Visit


Quicken Loans is the #1 online lender and the 3rd largest retail mortgage lender in America – according to National Mortgage News.

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