Jack Henry and Associates SQL Database Administrator in Allen, Texas

Job Description

Jack Henry is seeking a SQL Database Administrator for one of its locations.

Available locations: Allen, TX, Monett, MO, Springfield, MO and Lenexa, KS

If you are looking for an opportunity to utilize your database skills in a team oriented environment, this position may be a perfect opportunity for you! The SQL Administrator reports to the Database Administration Manager - ETS Systems.This position requires a candidate that possesses a strong technical aptitude. The position is part of a team of 4 people that works with internal databases that are under their direct supervision as well as providing assistance to other internal database administrators. This group designs, develops, and supports both product support databases and operationally focused databases. This position will participate in an on call rotation. Jack Henry offers competitive benefits and career growth for our Associates.


  • Minimum of 18 months of database administration experience

  • Microsoft SQL experience


  • Bachelor's degree

  • Experience with analysis, reporting or integration services


  • Maintains database environments; applies updates, maintenance packs, patches, & fixes for all environments.

  • Performs application upgrades.

  • Assists in the maintenance and management of database reporting infrastructure.

  • Works closely with developers, support and QA teams to maintain all DB environments.

  • Refreshes databases as needed by developers or functional teams.

  • Performs database administration activities including; installation, configuration, monitoring, space management, database backup and recovery and disaster recovery.

  • Performs database server upgrades.

  • Plans and performs database server installations and upgrades

  • Assist in maintaining and improving database operational efficiency

  • Support for backup and maintenance jobs

  • Experience in implementing and maintaining operational automation using scripts.

  • Works closely with developers and support teams.

  • Experience administrating and troubleshooting Windows servers

  • Excellent communication, writing, and presentation skills.

  • Excellent organizational and time management skills.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Applicants for U.S. based positions with Jack Henry & Associates must be legally authorized to work in the United States. Verification of employment eligibility will be required at the time of hire. Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and maintains a Drug-Free Workplace.

Females, minorities, veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.