Cleveland Clinic EBI-Database-Developer-III in Lyndhurst, Ohio

Job Summary:

Supports the overall database needs of the Enterprise. Works to support the creation of various analytics and .NET applications through the use of databases (for example, MS SQL and/or Teradata). Develops, maintains and enhances databases and applications for internal purposes and customer reporting. Provides support and mentorship for fellow developers.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Works in a team of database developers, software developers, and business analysts. Delivers database analytics and web based applications.

  • Administers existing databases and the analysis, design, and creation of new databases.

  • Performs data modeling, database optimization, understanding and implementation of schemas, and the ability to interpret and write complex code.

  • Proactively monitors systems for optimum performance and capacity constraints.

  • Identifies, diagnoses and resolves database application bottlenecks on production level systems.

  • Performs quality assurance; configures the application in all environments; corrects all defects; completes system integration testing to ensure reasonable performance requirements.

  • Designs, implements and supports ETL processes.

  • Establishes database development standards, documentation and best practices.

  • Guides and coaches developers in tasks and projects.

  • Interacts with business units, project managers and leads to determine application and reporting needs.

  • Performs support, development and administrative activities as required. Provides periodic on-call duty to support department 7x24x365 applications.

  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field required.

  • Master's degree preferred.

  • Additional database development experience may offset the degree requirement.


  • Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) from Microsoft preferred.

  • Teradata Database Certified Associate (TDCA) from Teradata Certified Professional Program (TCPP) preferred.

Complexity of Work:

  • In depth understanding of database and .NET computing environment concepts.

  • Understands principles of client/server configuration.

  • Excellent knowledge of current technologies and project management skills.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; strong organizational and analytical skills required.

Work Experience:

  • Five years database development (e.g., MS SQL and/or Teradata) or C# and/or experience required.

  • Programming experience with an emphasis on coding that scales well and is optimized for use in a high volume environment preferred.

  • Experience in the physical and logical design of database architecture preferred.

  • Experience in Informatica Power Center a plus.

  • Experience in Quality Assurance a plus.

  • Diverse technology background required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Teradata and Informatica experience.

  • SAS and Erwin experience

Physical Requirements:

  • Requires manual dexterity to operate computer.

  • Requires frequent computer entry, sitting, standing, and walking.

  • Normal or corrected vision, hearing and speech.

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • Follows standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.


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