Title Source is the largest independent provider of title insurance, property valuations and settlement services in the nation. The company is a preferred provider to nine of the top 10 retail mortgage lenders and provides commercial title services to real estate professionals, corporations and attorneys nationwide. Title Source is based in Detroit, Michigan, and retains regional operating centers in California, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Texas.
What You'll Do/Need
The Database Administrator (DBA) is responsible for building database systems that are high-quality, scalable and high-performance to meet the demands of our rapidly growing and ever-changing environment. The DBA uses repeatable practices to ensure data availability, integrity and security. The DBA will interact with Developers, Business Analysts, Network and SAN Engineers, and other teams involved in project planning, development and testing.
If you’re the type of person who keeps your skills sharp, is constantly reading about new technology and participates in online communities for database administrators, then you might just be who we’re looking for.
Work with Developers and Business Analysts to create and modify our database structure
Proactively monitor and optimize the performance of the database servers
Handle database maintenance tasks, including backups/restores, updating statistics, rebuilding indexes, etc.
Work with Data Warehouse Engineers to help map data in our production databases to our data warehouse
Maintain system security and data integrity
Install, upgrade and patch the database servers
Work with Systems Engineers to ensure optimal hardware and storage subsystems
Develop, manage and maintain a strong disaster recovery and high-availability plan
Participate in code and design reviews
Participate in an on-call rotation and production code pushes after regular business hours
Experience with SQL Server 2005/2008/2012, T-SQL Coding and SQL Server 2012 database administration
Experience with SQL Server Integration Services
Advanced performance tuning experience
Exceptional communication skills and the ability to share information on best practices in order to help develop others
Ability to generate new ideas and execute on solutions
Tendency to seek feedback and act on it
Tendency to seek out new challenges and growth opportunities
What’ll Make You Special
Bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field
Programming experience (e.g., VBScript, .NET)
Experience leading small project teams
Experience mentoring others
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
Meet the anti-corporate culture of Title Source, where there's no daunting hierarchy, "boss" is a four-letter word, and if you work hard you're the one who'll reap the rewards, both personally and professionally. More than any other place you'll work, we’re dedicated to honing your skills, helping you grow and making sure you have plenty of fun while you’re at it.