Database Architect

Transfer | Location: Civic Center

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One (1) Database Architect in the Information Technology Division. The work location is 100 S. Main Street, 10th Floor, Los Angeles, CA 90012.


A Database Architect performs technical and administrative work in the development of standards, methods, techniques, policies, procedures, data analyses, data designs, database implementations, and data governance necessary for the productive integration, sharing, standardization, integrity, security, availability, consistency, and usability of data throughout the City’s on-premises and cloud-based databases; assists in the implementation, maintenance, operation, or overall management of and database-level integration between the on-premises and cloud-based databases; installs and configures database software and related administration tools and utilities; develops and implements production scripts for database maintenance tasks; tunes and optimizes SQL statements and database/system parameters; develops and conducts training; utilizes database tools to perform various types of database backups and recoveries; ensures database security and compliance with SB1386 or data privacy acts; researches current database issues and technologies; assists application developer to apply sound database technology to new application; may supervise other technical employees in the performance of this work; and performs related duties.


Must have at least 6 months experience as a Database Architect.

In accordance with Los Angeles City Ordinance 187134, candidates must meet the minimum requirement of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19 or receive an exemption and report their vaccination status prior to being hired by the hiring City department. The ordinance is available at

How to apply

Candidates must submit an email to indicating interest for the transfer assignment no later than 4:00PM on Friday, October 8, 2021 to be considered.  Please label subject line "Transfer Opp: Database Architect" and attach the City Application.