Elements of a Fulfilling and Successful DBA
My objective is to achieve a senior-level Database Administrator position for a leading provider of technology services in support of the US government. After gaining ample experience, I plan to capitalize on my technical expertise and work as a freelance consultant. Economically speaking, technological advancement has been a major cause of job displacement, however, automated ‘machines’ require technical knowledge to design, develop, implement and maintain. Consequently, IT-related positions are still in high demand. The Database Administrator role includes the development and design of database strategies, system monitoring and improving database performance and capacity, and planning for future expansion requirements. Database Administrators often plan, co-ordinate and implement security measures to safeguard databases. In addition to completing my educational goals, I would supplement my knowledge with industry specific certifications that would illustrate my skills as a leading prospective candidate. This particular position utilizes my previous work experience and technical expertise while employing my greatest strengths. Although education and experience are key to being successful at your career, overall satisfaction and longevity are equally vital.
Although work experience is often times used in lieu of a degree, acquiring my bachelor’s degree is one of my short-term goals. I’m sure that doing so will also allow for