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Database Administrator II


Brentwood, TN, US, 37027

Delek US Holdings, Inc. is a diversified downstream energy company with assets in petroleum refining, logistics, renewable fuels and convenience store retailing.  The refining assets consist of refineries operated in Tyler and Big Spring, Texas, El Dorado, Arkansas and Krotz Springs, Louisiana with a combined nameplate crude throughput capacity of 302,000 barrels per day.


The logistics operations primarily consist of Delek Logistics Partners, LP.  Delek US Holdings, Inc.and its affiliates own approximately 63% (including the 2 percent general partner interest) of Delek Logistics Partners, LP.  Delek Logistics Partners, LP (NYSE:DKL) is a growth-oriented master limited partnership focused on owning and operating midstream energy infrastructure assets.


The convenience store retail business is the largest 7-Eleven licensee in the United States and operates approximately 300 convenience stores in central and west Texas and New Mexico.

Job Summary

We are seeking a Database Administrator level II or higher to be the primary DBA involved in the design of a new Azure environment and to support a large diverse group of Microsoft SQL Servers. The ideal candidate should have a minimum of 3 years’ experience as a DBA, and strong Azure skills, and the ability to architect an Azure environment from the ground up, prior experience with refinery applications a plus.  

Location: Brentwood TN

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Designs and implements Azure databases in the cloud.
  • Defines Azure storage requirements with an emphasis on performance and costs.
  • Defines and implements Azure database security that meets Delek’s strict secure guidelines as defined by PCI and SOX.
  • Collaborate in a team environment and Communicate clearly with the business. 
  • Make weekly progress reports with an emphasis on company goals and time lines.

Secondary Duties

  • Develops, implements, administers, and maintains procedures for ensuring the security and integrity of the company databases.
  • Monitors a large group of SQL servers for performance, security, stability, and recovery.
  • Researches, reviews, and analyzes the effectiveness and efficiency of existing database architecture.
  • Resolves database performance and capacity issues, and replication and other distributed data issues.
  • Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Collaborates with software team in designing, planning and implementing relational and non-relational data-driven features and functionality based on project requirements.
  • Reviews and analyzes SQL scripts, procedure, and functions for performance and safety for QA.   
  • Experience designing complex SQL procedures, scripts, and functions.

Skills Required:

  • Experience implementing Azure databases or similar cloud based technologies.
  • Installation and setup of SQL server version 2008 to 2019 with a solid understanding of key install options.
  • Installation and setup of SQL Server Reporting Services.
  • Installation and setup of SQL Server Integration Services.
  • Configuring SQL Transparent Data Encryption.
  • Configuring Filestream.
  • Experience implementing and setting up database HA Clusters.
  • Understands the main principles behind how Microsoft SQL Server functions, with a good understanding of SQL server system tables, views, and DMV’s
  • Familiar with ITIL processes and especially the SLA. 
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving abilities
  • Experience creating tables, views, stored procedures, T-SQL, dynamic SQL, indexes, and data constraints
  • Performance tuning and optimizing databases
  • Experience designing SSIS packages.
  • Experience designing SQL Server reports.
  • Good understanding of data transfer protocols including FTP, SFTP, HTTP

Experience with the following technologies a plus:

Right Angle, SAP, Service Now, GoAnywhere MFT, Refinery Applications

Education/Certification any of the following is a plus.

  • Typically requires a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent work experience. 
  • Microsoft Database Certifications: MCAAA, MCASWS, MCDBA

Travel Requirements: Low, 2 to 3 weeks per year.


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans.


It’s an exciting time to join Delek. We’re on a mission to attract, retain, and engage the best and brightest talent – those who are great team players and leaders who make it their first priority to serve. 

  • We are performance driven
  • We value a passion for excellence
  • We value teamwork
  • We value and reward hard work and dedication

Delek US offers the opportunity to provide you with more than a job – we want to help you build a career. 

Since our inception, our ability to hire the right people for the job has served us well, resulting in an impressive record of consistent growth and profitability. With more than 3,500 employees in nine states, we have brought together a diverse team of professionals passionate about investing their time and expertise in one of the most dynamic downstream energy companies in the market today. 

Welcome to Delek US Holdings