Junior Database Developer

Location: Jefferson City, MO
Department: Information Technology

LEARFIELD is the leading media and technology services company in intercollegiate athletics. The company unlocks the value of college sports for brands and fans through an omnichannel platform with innovative content and commerce solutions for fan engagement. The LEARFIELD suite of services includes licensing and multimedia sponsorship management; publishing, audio, digital and social media; data analytics; ticketing, ticket sales and professional concessions expertise; branding; campus-wide business and sponsorship development; and venue technology systems.

Headquartered in Plano, Texas, the company has long had the privilege of being an advocate for intercollegiate athletics and the student-athlete experience. Since 2008, it has served as title sponsor for the acclaimed LEARFIELD Directors’ Cup, supporting athletic departments across all divisions.

Our people-friendly culture is a hallmark of our style and approach to business and is rooted in values demonstrating intentional and active care for other people. The company and its employees strive each day to live by the company's value statement: “build the team, grow the company, have fun, love and serve others.” 

This position has a heavy emphasis on data working directly with enterprise applications such as but not limited to financial systems, sales systems, and radio broadcast systems

Responsibilities:

  •  Assemble large, complex data sets that meet functional / non-functional business requirements.
  •  Performs data analysis required to troubleshoot data related issues and assist in the resolution of data issues.
  •  Work with stakeholders including the Executive, Product, Data and Design teams to assist with data-related technical issues and support  their data infrastructure needs.
  •  Utilize the helpdesk ticketing system for break/fix support, security and permissions request tickets on all supported platforms working with the end users to ensure issues have been resolved.
  • Maintain, optimize, upgrade database resources such as Microsoft SQL server, Azure SQL, etc.

Qualifications:

  • Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases.
  • Ability to use a variety of API's including such as REST and SOAP API's to query/gather data.
  • Prior experience developing analytical tools and programs.
  • Experience with systems such as Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Microsoft Dynamics GP and custom applications.
  • Ability to identify, design, and implement internal process improvements: automating manual processes, optimizing data delivery, re-designing infrastructure for greater scalability, etc.
  • Ability to implement processes and systems to monitor data quality, ensuring production data is always accurate and available for key stakeholders and business processes that depend on it.
  • Write unit/integration tests, contribute to engineering wiki, and documents work.
  • Exceptional numerical and analytical skills
  • Amazon Redshift and Snowflake a plus.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status. LEARFIELD is an Equal Opportunity Employer: Female / Minority / Disability / Protected Veteran / Sexual Orientation / Gender Identity.

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