One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
The Corporate IS Department is seeking a dynamic and talented Data Architect I-SQL.
The Data Architect I serves as an advocate across Microsoft SQL Server systems in the UHS Datacenter. Plans, oversees and validates the build and testing of SQL servers, SQL maintenance jobs, and SQL backups. Acts as a member of project teams and adheres to all change management processes for production servers. Promotes good server design and development of practices with special focus on overall quality and performance.
Key Responsibilities include:
Creates maintenance jobs and ensures they are completing on a daily basis.
Provides a high level of support to application teams and facility teams working with SQL Servers.
Ensures all SQL backup jobs are completing on a nightly basis.
Monitors the resolution of maintenance or enhancement issues assigned by the Customer Support Center.
Coordinates with application teams to support processes to ensure data integrity within and across applications.
Actively participates in quality and process improvement initiatives to ensure integration within and across applications.
Provides written documentation and oral presentations to senior leadership as necessary or requested.
Coordinates with server and application team members for the installation, configuration, and validation of all SQL Installs.