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Database Engineers are responsible for implementing and maintaining computer databases. Common work activities seen on a Database Engineer resume sample are ensuring database functionality, keeping the database stable and protected, eliminating corrupt data, upgrading software, and checking data for accuracy. Those interested in a Database Engineer career should highlight in their resumes database management expertise, data modeling skills, computer proficiency, problem solving orientation, communication and organizational skills, and teamwork. Most Database Engineers hold a Bachelor's Degree in a field such as information technology or computer science.

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Data Architect and Principal Database Engineer, Aptare Products & Solutions

Managed and successfully developed Aptare's Flagship Products - Capacity Manager, Backup Manager and File Analytics. Worked directly with Vice President of Products to recognize and identify potential areas for future business expansion. Owned roadmap and product-managed 6 releases of new product over 2 years - working with 3 scrum teams of 25 engineers spread across 3 global locations.

  • Owned and managed all changes to the data models. Created data models, solution designs and data architecture documentation for complex information systems.
  • Effectively articulated reasoning for data model design decisions and strategically incorporated team member feedback to produce the highest quality data models.
  • Worked with project and application teams to ensure that they understand and fully comply with data quality standards, architectural guidelines and designs.
  • Aggressively managed personnel across product development organization. Hired over 10 high-caliber individuals who delivered department objectives and helped exceed sales targets.
  • Spent 20% of time in supporting customers in Americas and EMEA and training Aptare's client services personnel which produced enhanced business results by focusing on delivering great customer satisfaction.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
MS
Computer Science
Computer Science
2

Database Engineer

Leading the company's core revenue generating project and turned it around from a troubled state to a great success generating millions in sales and renewals.

  • Optimized the previously existing jobs, stored procedures and views to improve readability and speed.
  • Optimized the current databases and took part in re-architecture and redesigning of the database to improve speed of the application.
  • Conducted Data research/debugging and assigned task appropriately among team members to ensure timely delivery.
  • Optimized, debugged and maintained the daily load SSIS package which loads into our server from different sources.
  • Involved in making a proof of concept for 2012 upgrade analyzing all the advantages Vs the effort.
  • Initiated and developed a project to check the data integrity of our databases on a weekly basis.
  • Worked in highly agile environment closely with business, product owners and QA for successful completion of projects.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science And Engineering
MS
Computer Science
3

Database Engineer, Enterprise Business Services Group Database Engineer

Database Engineer for the Enterprise Data Warehouse(EDW) Program fulfilling areas in disaster recovery, database upgrades, and tuning.

  • Reduced labor hours by 50% to upgrade Oracle instances from 10g to 11g.
  • Prevented company from losing a million dollars daily by ensuring shop floor reports complete before the workday plans finalize.
  • Empowered company to receive their Joint Strike Fighter Contract Award Fee by releasing a metrics tool on schedule.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
MS
Computer Science
4

Database Engineer

Ensured timely delivery of business-critical data. Improved data warehouse environment through creation of database conventions and standards documents for production and development on Teradata and Netezza RDBMS.

  • Designed and developed multiple RDBMS platform migrations, and developed programs and scripts.
  • Mentored staff to optimize complex queries and data movements, and report inefficiencies.
  • Managed backup / restore, bulk data loading, system monitoring, and performance tuning.
  • Developed and implemented DDL, DCL, and DML within Teradata best practices.
  • Performed data modeling in 3rd Normal and Dimensional forms.
  • Spearheaded team evaluating Netezza.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
BA
English
5

Senior Database Engineer

Designed and implemented SSIS packages transfer manipulate data across databases. These packages included complex data transformations utilizing the entire SSIS toolbox.

  • Designed and implemented SSIS package to import and export data to and from files in various f ormats.
  • Implemented and maintained data testing suite for the data portions of our applications.
  • Maintained and updated legacy data importing and exporting applications. Tuned and streamlined existing ETL applications.
  • Created application facing stored procedures, views and functions.
  • Performed extensive query tuning using SQL Profiler to contribute to key application performance indicators.
  • Designed and maintained complex reports in SSRS.
Candidate Info
16
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BA
Biological Sciences
Electrical Engineering
6

Technical Lead/senior Database Engineer

Provided guidance on feature development and facilitated cross scrum-team communication. Daily responsibilities included recommending and implementing product improvements, database development and design, performance tuning, and preparing and performing database deployments between environments.

  • Architected and implemented the database backend for a RabbitMQ/MSSQL process for the asynchronous tracking of inventory activity per marketplace
  • Reduced database CPU and IO by greater than 20%, improving data accuracy, and eliminating delay for customer access to aggregate data
  • Designed and developed a custom sharding solution encompassing hundreds of shards across a farm of SQL Servers
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BS
Mathematics
Computer Science
7

Database Engineer

[company name] is a leading global provider of content-enabled workflow solutions designed specifically for professionals in the legal, corporate, accounting, and academic markets.

  • Designed, developed and implemented new database objects including tables, indexes, triggers, functions and stored procedures used by the InterAction CRM product for the SQL Server database platform. Assisted the development team in modifying the data model used by the software applications.
  • Assisted in the development of the Content Subscription module, and in the conversion of the Total Match module - both meant to feed data to the InterAction system.
  • Documented and diagrammed the entire data model used by the InterAction product.
  • Provided assistance to the support team helping them resolve customer issues.
  • Assisted the quality assurance department with the testing of various portions of the InterAction product.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job
BBA
Management Information Systems
8

Database Engineer

Primary developer within the database group of Enron Broadband Switching Systems: design, implementation, integration testing, and maintenance.

  • Developed an ODBC program that allows the dynamic provisioning of new pooling points to support Enron's switching network.
  • Designed and developed Oracle Pro*C program that collects switch metric performance data (in XML format) in order to support Enron's bandwidth trading functions.
  • Helped architect, design, and code an application that provides email notification of active connections for bandwidth on demand service.
  • Worked on and enhanced an XA compliant database transaction processing manager.
  • Supported and wrote code for billing system using C/C++, T-SQL, and PL/SQL.
  • Wrote various Database API functions that are used by graph services and switching groups.
  • Served as backup DBA for Oracle databases and SQL Server databases.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Computer Science
BA
Economics
9

Senior Quality Database Engineer

Responsible for the maintenance of Quality databases, data analysis, and Quality metrics reporting.

  • Maintained and upgraded databases that collect and analyze data for Quality Trends, Factory Yields, Supplier Quality, Defect Paretos, and Nonconformance data, to ensure compliance with company quality standards.
  • Supported Quality Improvement and Warranty reduction team activities by providing detailed data analysis.
  • Interface with and extract data from other company databases (ERP, PDM, etc.) to support Quality analysis and reporting.
  • Trained and supported users with inputting data and creating reports.
  • Work with Director of Quality and Senior Manager of Corporate IT to assure interface with other company systems, compliance with ISO requirements, and to plan for future features and storage requirements.
  • Project Manager for upgrades to Operations department mission critical software. Managed and scheduled all budget and contractor issues.
Candidate Info
34
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BS
Computer Science
BS
Mechanical Engineering
10

Sr. Database Engineer

Supported local and remote databases for DoD JEIDDO (Joint Improvised Explosive Devise Defeat Organization).

  • Administered Oracle servers using OEM (Oracle Enterprise Manager) on Linux and Windows platforms.
  • Created and maintained multi-master replication as a solution for failover and load-balancing issues.
  • Installed and configured Oracle databases and Oracle Secure Enterprise Search, including the addition of new schedules and table search.
  • Upgraded Oracle version and patch quarterly.
  • Restored data from data pump export or template before sending to Afghanistan and Iraq.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job

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