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Career and Education Opportunities for Data Base Design Analysts

In general, data base design analysts coordinate changes to computer databases, test and implement the database applying knowledge of database management systems. They also may plan, coordinate, and implement security measures to safeguard computer databases.

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JOB DESCRIPTION: Data Base Design Analyst

Data Base Design Analyst video from the State of New Jersey Dept. of Labor and Workforce Development

Data base design analysts test programs or databases, correct errors and make needed modifications. They also specify users and user access levels for each segment of database. Equally important, data base design analysts have to modify existing databases and database management systems or direct programmers and analysts to make changes. They are often called upon to train users and answer questions. They are expected to work as part of a project team to direct database development and decide on project scope and limitations. Finally, data base design analysts inspect project requests describing database user needs to estimate time and cost used to accomplish projects.

Every day, data base design analysts are expected to be able to articulate ideas and problems. They need to listen to and understand others in meetings. It is also important that they read and understand documents and reports.