Kforce Database Analyst 5 in West Des Moines, Iowa

Kforce has a client in search of Database Analyst 5 in West Des Moines, Iowa (IA).Summary:Start your career off on the right foot with one of 'America's Top 500 Companies', as awarded by Forbes. Our client is known as a place where people feel included, valued, supported and respected. Innovative thinking and industry-leading technology allow their associates to thrive and grow in their careers. And with a priority placed on their culture and company principles, their commitment to diversity, ethics and the communities in which they operate is their driving force.These resources will be responsible for testing decision engines through a variety of methods, including manual review of systems, capturing screen shots of systems, SAS/SQL queries to identify test scenarios and others as needed.Duties Include:

  • Leads the planning, analysis, design, implementation, maintenance, and control of the organization's server-class databases

  • Consults with and advises senior management and multiple clients on high impact data or database management issues, influencing strategic direction

  • Handles and leads various large-scale or highly complex data/database management activities including one or more of the following: designing highly complex logical and/or physical databases; leading highly complex data modeling, mapping, integration, and capacity planning efforts; developing management policies, procedures and standards; and business requirements identification, analysis and development

  • Provides mentoring, guidance and general oversight to less experienced staff in a variety of database design, administration and/or modeling activities

  • Leads complex projects

  • 7 years of database design and administration experience

  • To be considered for this position, candidates must have experience in a similar role or they must possess significant knowledge, experience, and abilities to successfully perform the responsibilities listed

  • Relevant education and/or training will be considered a plus

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Hours