Association canadienne-française de l’Ontario, Conseil régional des Mille-Îles
Empire Life
Février 4, 2019
Type d'emploi
Duration / Durée
Start Date / Date de rentrée
As soon as possible - Dès que possible
How to Apply / Comment appliquer
On the company website / Sur le site web de l'entreprise
Please Specify / Veuillez spécifier (e.g.
Advertised until / Annoncé jusqu'au
Février 28, 2019
Company Phone / Téléphone de la compagnie
1 877 548-1881
Company Address / Adresse de la compagnie
259 King St. E., Kingston, Ontario
City / Ville



  • Ensures availability and functionality of production databases critical to meeting business needs on an ongoing basis
  • Provides expertise and experience on data and database related subjects to ensure the delivery of projects that meet business requirements
  • Implements, configures, and troubleshoots database instances, replication, partitions, storage, and access.
  • Sets user privileges within the database environment.
  • Monitors and optimizes system performance using index tuning, disk optimization, and other methods.
  • Installs, designs, configures, troubleshoots, and maintains databases across multiple database technologies.
  • Develops backup and recovery procedures; participates in back-up and disaster recovery planning and implementation
  • Leads data related projects and resolves database related technical issues where appropriate
  • Builds and maintains relevant technical documentation
  • Monitors exception/alert reporting for database processes
  • Monitors and forecasts database growth
  • Monitors and enhances data security/user access model for all databases
  • Works closely with the data architects to define and promote an effective data architecture

Skills & Experience / Compétences & expérience

Skills / Knowledge / Education:
•8+ years work experience in database administration
•Work experience installing, maintaining, operating, tuning and troubleshooting complex
databases in a multi-database technology environment
• Work experience with DB2, Sybase, MS SQL, MySQL and Oracle databases; and UNIX and
MS Windows operating systems
•Experience in developing and applying a database management strategy and leading
technical data related projects
•Experience with dimensional data models and data warehouses would be asset

Working Conditions
•Office Environment
•Prolonged periods of concentration and attention to detail
•Prolonged periods of sitting while using a computer and/or telephone
•Frequent periods (every other week) of emergency after hours support
•Seasonal increases in business (i.e. tax season, month end or quarter end) result in additional
effort and work hours.

Comments / Commentaires

Established in 1923 with our head office based in Kingston, Ontario, Empire Life is an independently owned, Canadian company with career opportunities from coast to coast.

We offer an environment that encourages the pursuit of personal and professional success. We acknowledge and reward talent, and support our employees in achieving and exceeding individual and organizational goals.

At the heart of our success is our focus on customers. We provide protection and financial security for Canadians—with a personal touch.
•Total Rewards
•Learning & Development
•Current Career Opportunities
•Career Choices

Empire Life welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the screening and selection process.