Millikin University - Decatur, IL
Database Analyst

Dawn Zachow


  • Provide customer support for modules of Administrative system
  • Write and apply database scripts to fulfill user requests
  • Perform design and development in response to requests for information
  • Identify and resolve data related problems
  • Ensure integrity of data
  • Provide information requested from internal/external customers
  • Ensure that reports are accurate and produced in a timely manner
  • Prepare project, plans, and schedules for significant database-related implementation and support efforts
  • Communicate regularly with internal technical, applications and operational staff, as appropriate, in order to ensure the database integrity, security and availability
  • Evaluate database management systems and related tool sets
  • Monitor assigned organization operational and development projects to ensure consistency and satisfaction of database infrastructure
  • Interact with and assist system administrators to provide a compatible and usable database environment
  • Assist in development and implementation of data and database related standards, procedures and guidelines
  • Coordinate testing activities within and outside the department, as required
  • Maintain development, test and production regions of programs
  • Assist in monitoring the direction and growth of business to ensure the application of appropriate technologies and support systems
  • Assist in the preparation of application systems project plans and schedules, relative to database-related design, development, implementation, and support
  • Coordinate testing activities for appropriate application systems development with Database Administrator(s), as required
  • Consult with the end users regarding database issues
  • Monitor and track application system development progress in order to provide and/or recommend the appropriate application of database resources and/or technology in order to meet development and support requirements


Millikin University - Decatur, IL
Millikin University - Decatur, IL