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J.B. Hunt Transport Expert Database Engineer in Lowell, Arkansas

Job Title:

Expert Database Engineer


Data Analytics/Warehousing, & Business Intelligence


United States of America





Full/Part Time:

Full time

Job Summary:

Independently/under minimal supervision, the position is responsible for research, planning, design, development, maintenance and performance of corporate database systems. The incumbent is responsible for monitoring database and related systems, improving database performance, resolving highly complex problems, automating complex tasks, creating new databases systems and handling change management for existing database systems. This position mentors junior team members.

Job Description:

  • Sets standards for, creates, maintains and ensures integrity of database objects by running highly advanced database commands and scripts.

  • Architects and implements new systems to migrate data by utilizing database and third-party tools and custom scripts.

  • Standardizes, designs, implements and automates security for databases.

  • Defines, creates and automates database metrics and documentation for database configuration and support.

  • Diagnoses and resolves highly complex database and related systems problems and participates in database on-call rotation.

  • Utilizes expertise in diverse hardware and software systems to implement solutions and research, evaluate, install and upgrade new and existing database software products.

  • Architects the automation of routine DBA tasks and database maintenance plans.

  • Works with application developers to optimize highly complex SQL statements and provide highly specialized database support and training.



Bachelors degree in Engineering, Computer and Information Science, Mathematics, or related field, or foreign equivalent, or suitable combination of education, experience and training; plus 5 years of Database Administration or Database Engineering experience OR Masters degree plus 3 years of experience.


  • Database Certification

  • Structured Query Language Certification

  • Business Intelligence Certification

  • Server engineering experience, application development experience


Bachelors: Chemical Engineering, Bachelors: Civil Engineering, Bachelors: Computer and Information Science, Bachelors: Computer Engineering, Bachelors: Electrical Engineering, Bachelors: Industrial Engineering, Bachelors: Mathematics, Bachelors: Mechanical Engineering

Work Experience:

Database Administration, Database Engineering


Business Intelligence Certification - Vendor Specific Certificate (varies), Database Certification - Vendor Specific Certificate (varies), Structured Query Language Certification - Vendor Specific Certificate (varies)

Job Opening ID:

00342861 Expert Database Engineer (Open)

“This job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.”

Fortune 500 experience. Career growth opportunities. Nationwide relocation possibilities.

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Why J.B. Hunt?

We take our investment in you seriously - our future success depends on you. Be an innovator with a leading transportation company and work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry. At J.B. Hunt, we strongly believe in promoting from within based on performance and potential, the sky is the limit for your career.

What are we looking for?

We look for high-energy, forward-thinking individuals who are interested in a career with a leader in the transportation industry. We seek exceptional people of diverse backgrounds who have the vision to carry our business forward. J.B. Hunt offers a variety of opportunities spanning across the nation.