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Database Administrator

IT | Framingham, MA | Full Time

Job Description

Definitive Healthcare is a rapidly growing data and analytics provider of the most up-to-date, comprehensive, and integrated information on hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare providers.

Recently honored by the Boston Business Journal as one of the 10 fastest growing private companies in Massachusetts, and named to their Best Places to Work list, Definitive has more than doubled in size in the past 2 years.  Our expansion has created the need for a talented and experienced Database Administrator to join our IT Team. If you would like to work for a fast paced, evolving company where you can have an immediate impact, keep reading!

Your challenge:

Our new Database Administrator will own processes and build database systems from soup to nuts. We are in need of someone who loves variety and is intrigued, not intimidated, by solving problems they’ve never seen before. You will be joining a small, but growing, team of IT folks who all wear multiple hats. If you are interested in a high visibility position where you will interface with multiple stakeholders, this is the role for you!

Here are some things you will tackle: 

  • Own projects and processes from end to end
  • Engineer, implement, and support both internal and external systems
  • Provide on call and after-hours support to internal and external clients
  • Act as a subject matter expert, helping with any and all projects that need your support

What you’ll need:

  • 5+ years of relevant work experience
  • Ability to demonstrate proactive technical leadership of a wide variety of projects
  • IT systems design expertise, and demonstrated use of the Systems Development Life Cycle processes
  • ITIL Project Management and a track record of organizing and managing projects autonomously
  • Flexibility to pivot to new projects quickly and without getting your feathers ruffled – you will undoubtedly be pulled in a million different directions throughout the day
  • Drive and ambition – this is an extremely fast-paced environment with tons of opportunity for professional growth
  • High level of accountability and the desire to make an immediate impact

Technical expertise we are looking for:

  • SQL Server 2016
  • Database Structure and theory
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Database Performance Tuning
  • SSIS
  • ETL theories and best practices
  • Data Maintenance
  • Database Security
  • Query Tuning


Why we love Definitive, and why you will too!

  • Industry leading products
  • Work hard, and have fun doing it
  • Incredibly fast growth means limitless opportunity
  • Flexible and dynamic culture
  • Work alongside some of the most talented and dedicated teammates
  • Definitive Cares, our community service group, gives all of us a chance to give back
  • Competitive benefits package including great healthcare benefits and a 401(k) match

What our Employees are saying about us on Glassdoor:

 “Great Work atmosphere, great work life balance, excellent company to work for, amazing top notch product, incredible customer service, lots of tools to help you succeed.”
-Business Development Manager

“Great team. Amazing growth. Employees are treated very well.”
-Research Analyst

“I have waited 36 years to work at a dream job for a dream company and I am so happy to have finally got there.”
-Profile Analyst