Database Administrator

Job Details

Division: Nucor Steel Arkansas

Location: Blytheville, AR, United States  

Other Available Locations: N/A


Basic Job Functions:

This position will be responsible for ensuring availability and quality of Nucor’s shared data, along with providing support for other applications and systems as required. These responsibilities include, but are not limited to: 

  • Monitoring performance and managing of database systems to provide good response times. 

  • Installing and testing new versions of the database management system (DBMS) and managing projects to migrate databases to new releases. 

  • Controlling access to data in coordination with Active Directory. 

  • Developing, managing, and testing backup and recovery plans. 

  • Capacity planning and performance management and improvement. 

  • Working closely with operations, database programmers, and web developers to ensure database integrity and security. 

Safety is the most important part of all jobs within Nucor; therefore, candidates must be able to demonstrate the ability to initiate, lead, and uphold safety policies, practices, procedures, and housekeeping standards at all times.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years work experience in IT related field. 

  • Work experience in a database administration role on Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle, or DB2 database server, including database backup and recovery experience. 

  • Work experience planning and managing database and database application upgrades and implementations 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or other technical field 

  • Steel industry or other process industry experience 

  • Work experience with multiple server operating systems, including Microsoft Windows 

  • Systems administration and Disaster Recovery experience 

  • Work experience with Active Directory or LDAP authentication 


Nucor is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer – M/F/Disabled/Vets – and a drug – free workplace

Nearest Major Market: Jonesboro
Nearest Secondary Market: Memphis