WEX Inc. is a leading and growing global provider of payment processing, information management and fleet card payment solutions.
We hire people who share our passion for continuous innovation and client service that is unparalleled in the industry.
If you are looking for a growing career come be part of WEX today!
The Manager, Database Administration is responsible for all aspects of database administration globally at WEX.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Builds and maintains a mature ITIL based approach to database administration
Leverages technology to advance corporate and departmental goals
Maintains supported hardware and software levels across the enterprise Implements new technology in alignment and partnership with Enterprise and Infrastructure Architecture
Develop, Implement, and Maintain legal and regulatory compliance processes and procedures
Ensures alignment of Data Center technology with Business Continuity requirements
Drives complex and innovate technology projects
Manage all aspects of engineering staff promoting individual fulfilment, teamwork, and respect for others
Develop key partnerships across the organization
Develop sufficient knowledge of the business environment and goals to facilities the development and maintenance of cross-functional solutions that enable our service consumers
Manages budget and timely payment of invoices
Manages hardware and software renewal process ensuring adequate time for competitive bid process
Responsible for the creation of work plans for Database Administration personnel:
Level of effort
Tracking and monitoring of projects
Ensuring deadlines are met (including those managed externally by a third party)
Work with the Product Development team, Quality Assurance team, and other company units and external suppliers/consultants, to optimize delivery efficiency and ensure a solid, high performance, cost-effective and reliable database platform.
Responsible for database personnel administration including:
Hiring and firing, etc.
Responsible for the development and enforcement of corporate policies and procedures, including:
Standards for maintenance and support
Security and legal/statutory requirements.
Minimum Required Qualifications for Consideration:
A minimum of 5 years of related experience
Requires strong technical expertise with Oracle and SQL database administration
Experience managing people, directing team functions, and leading projects / programs to success
Requires analytical ability, strong judgment, problem solving skills, and effective human relations skills to work cross functionally across the Enterprise with staff and all levels of management in various disciplines
Uses professional concepts and company objectives to resolve complex issues in creative and effective ways
Ability to function in a complex environment thru multi-tasking and establishing and communicating priorities
Strong interpersonal and communications skills; capable of writing proposals or papers, acting as a vendor liaison, making presentations to customers or client audiences or professional peers, and working closely with upper management, acquired company personnel and outsourced service provider
Strong listening and collaboration skills
Ability to solve problems quickly
Post graduate course work in Computer Science or Business Administration a plus
Experience with cloud database services
At WEX, we reward innovation, hard work and excellence.
Dependent Life Insurance
Employee Assistance Program
Employee Referral Award Program
Expedition - WEX's Sabbatical Program
Extended Parental Leave
Flexible Spending Accounts (Medical and Dependent)
On Site Fitness Facility in South Portland location
Paid Time Off(PTO)
Short- and Long-Term Disability Programs
Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/Disability