Centene Corporation SQL Database Administrator in Clayton, Missouri


Position Purpose: Work closely with data modeling to design and implement data structures which meet the business requirement for timely, accurate data. Production support of SQL Servers with sensitive data requirements.

  • Promote data quality and enforce data integrity

  • Work with Senior Database Administrators to resolve database performance issues, capacity issues, replication, and other distributed data issues

  • Determine user requirements, set up and test computer databases, and coordinate changes

  • Interact with application developers and vendors to monitor performance and troubleshoot issues

  • Query Analysis and Tuning

  • Executing scripts as needed to assist application teams

  • Developing and monitoring reports that show daily states of our database infrastructure.

Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, related field or equivalent experience. 2+ years of experience in the field or in a related area.

SQL Database performance troubleshooting and remediation (CPU, Memory, IO, Windows OS, Perfmon, etc.), backup & recovery and technical documentation.


  • AlwaysOn monitoring, maintenance, and troubleshooting.

  • Experience with SQL development

Centene is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other characteristic protected by applicable law.

TITLE: SQL Database Administrator

LOCATION: Clayton, Missouri

REQNUMBER: 1124086

COMPANY: Information Technology

POSITION TYPE: Professional