Thayer Academy in Braintree, MA is looking for a database administrator. Thayer Academy is a vibrant community with an innovative technology department.
The Database Administrator manages, supports, maintain and develops school wide database systems. Coordinate and oversee the use of database systems across campus such as; Blackbaud onProduct suite, FENXT, RENXT, Magnus Health, Naviance, S2 security, Finalsite, Camp Thayer and others as needed. The administrator will provide direct technical support to staff, database training and communicate professional development opportunities. This is a salaried full-time position. Full description at https://www.thayer.org/about/careers
Bachelor’s degree in Management Information System, or similar.
Minimum 3 years’ experience in administering, reporting and querying Blackbaud databases.
Proficient in MSSQL, MySQL Crystal Reports, online forms and Microsoft Office Excel.
Application of best practices to database design and maintenance.
Experience with scripts, APIs, and data importing/exporting to synchronize information between applications.
Uphold confidentiality with regard to school records and other sensitive information.
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, written and team customer support and collaboration skills.
Robust troubleshooting and debugging skills.
Detail-oriented management of multiple projects and day to day tasks.
Internal Number: TA_DB2018
About THAYER ACADEMY
Thayer Academy is an independent, college-preparatory day school for boys and girls in grades 5 - 12. It was founded in 1877 by the bequest of General Sylvanus Thayer, “Father of the U.S. Military Academy” at West Point and founder of the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College.
Thayer Academy is located in residential Braintree, Massachusetts, 13 miles south of Boston on a 34-acre campus comprised of 9 buildings and 57 classrooms.
Thayer's enrollment for the 2013-2014 academic year is 688 (211 Middle School, 477 Upper School), with students coming from 57 surrounding towns and cities. There are 108 faculty members, 70% of whom have graduate degrees.