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MasterCard Lead Database Engineer in O'Fallon, Missouri

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Job Title

Lead Database Engineer

"Job Overview: Provide RDMS support for MasterCard Applications. Guides and provides direction for MasterCard’s use of best practices and application database solutions. Reviews new tools and products that assist Data Architecture (DA) in providing database support and services. Major Accountabilities: •Requires very little supervision while identifying task associated with responsibilities. •Leads in creating all departmental policies and best practices. •Provides leadership by mentoring junior DBAs and by leading internal projects and initiatives. •Provide DBA oversight and helps set direction for department strategy. •Properly identifies tasks available for delegation and provides follow-up. Education: •Bachelor’s Degree in Information systems or equivalent experience. Knowledge / Experience: •Demonstrates an advanced understanding of tools, utilities, and knowledge within Data Architecture (5 to 8 years related experience) •Demonstrates an advanced understanding of Data Architecture’s role in supporting business processes. •Demonstrates an advanced understanding of Data Architecture’s role in supporting business processes. Skills/ Abilities: •Uses strong writing and verbal communication skills to build awareness and to proactively promote Data Architecture's position in support of sound database structures, data governance and other Corporate strategies. •Ability to multitask. •Displays excellent collaborative skills to facilitate cross-functional teams. •Provides the skills to consistently search for improved methods to provide customer service. Work Conditions: •Rotational pager for Production Support."

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Corporate Security Responsibility

All activities involving access to Mastercard assets, information, and networks comes with an inherent risk to the organization and, therefore, it is expected that every person working for, or on behalf of, Mastercard is responsible for information security and must:

  • Abide by Mastercard’s security policies and practices;

  • Ensure the confidentiality and integrity of the information being accessed;

  • Report any suspected information security violation or breach, and

  • Complete all periodic mandatory security trainings in accordance with Mastercard’s guidelines.

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Requisition ID: R-185732