Sr. Database Administrator-SQL Server/Azure (PST time zone only)

Information Technology | Remote, Remote Irvine, California


Position at loanDepot

Position Summary:

Responsible for ensuring database performance, availability, security, and data integrity in a 24x7 environment; works as part of a team to execute projects and operational tasks. This position will work in a team environment and provide technical knowledge and expertise to other team members. Ensures the performance of all duties in accordance with the company’s policies and procedures, all U.S. state and federal laws and regulations, wherein the company operates.

  • Demonstrated 5+ years' experience working as a SQL Server administrator.
  • Strong understanding of SQL database monitoring and performance tuning
  • Advanced knowledge of HA and DR options.
  • Ability to develop automation and scripts to automate tasks and tools to reduce DBA manual touch points (Hands on experience scripting in PowerShell or any other scripting tool).
  • Contributes to direction of Azure cloud migration.
  • Implements, maintains & troubleshoot database replication.
  • Understand the DBAs challenges, deliver a technical solution that meets the unique needs of DBAs with innovation and automation.
  • Learn continuously, leveraging training resources and self-directed training, sharing knowledge and skills with rest of the team.
  • Completed multiple migrations/upgrades.
  • Minimum five (5) + years of production DBA.
  • Minimum three (3) + years SQL development.
  • Cloud application development solutions (e.g., PaaS, Serverless)
  • PowerShell experience
  • Cloud migrations - Microsoft Azure and/or AWS.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills with automation/innovation.
  • Extensive experience in High Availability (HA) and Disaster Recovery (DR) options for MSSQL
  • Experience with of replication in multi-server/datacenter environments.
  • Experience with multi-datacenter environment, including stretched data center to Azure or AWS.
  • Participates in “On-Call” rotation within the Team.
  • Experience with SSRS development, SSDT in conjunction with TFS for source control.
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred in Computer Science or related IT field or equivalent work experience.
Why work for #teamloanDepot:
  •  Aggressive earning potential with good career growth.
  • Inclusive, diverse, and collaborative culture where people from all backgrounds can thrive
  • Work with other passionate, purposeful, and customer-centric people
  • Extensive internal growth and professional development opportunities including tuition reimbursement
  • Comprehensive benefits package including Medical/Dental/Vision
  • Wellness program to support both mental and physical health
  • Generous paid time off for both exempt and non-exempt positions

About loanDepot:

loanDepot (NYSE: LDI) is a digital commerce company committed to serving its customers throughout the home ownership journey. Since its launch in 2010, loanDepot has revolutionized the mortgage industry with a digital-first approach that makes it easier, faster, and less stressful to purchase or refinance a home. Today, as the nation's second largest non-bank retail mortgage lender, loanDepot enables customers to achieve the American dream of homeownership through a broad suite of lending and real estate services that simplify one of life's most complex transactions. With headquarters in Southern California and offices nationwide, loanDepot is committed to serving the communities in which its team lives and works through a variety of local, regional, and national philanthropic efforts.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity in our company. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.