Job Opportunity | Project Manager/Database Administrator

Would you like to play a meaningful role with North America’s leading classical repertory theatre? At the Stratford Shakespeare Festival, we attract the world’s finest talent, offering a unique experience for staff, artists and actors alike. If you would like to be a part of this exciting organization, we are looking for someone to fill the role of ….

Project Manager/Database Administrator

Reporting to the Director of Marketing & Audience Development you will be expected to plan, execute, and finalize projects according to strict deadlines and within budget. This includes acquiring resources and coordinating the efforts of team members and third-party contractors or consultants in order to deliver projects according to plan. The Project Manager will also define the project’s objectives and oversee quality control throughout its life cycle. The Database Administrator component includes working with our IT department providing technical support for the database environment; overseeing the development and organization of the databases, assessment and implementation of new technologies.

As a qualified candidate you will possess a post-secondary education including three years of direct work experience in a project management capacity, including all aspects of process development and execution. You will have a strong understanding of all project management and Database software, programming language and have competent and proficient understanding of platforms including a solid working knowledge of current Internet technologies. Familiarity with programing language such as ASP.NET(C#), .NET 2,3.5,4, Transact SQL, PowerBuilder and Infomaker is expected. Past experience with Microsoft SQL Server (2000, 2005, 2008), MySQL, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, 2008, Windows XP, 7 and OS X Snow Leopard and Lion is beneficial.  Competent and proficient understanding of platforms, such as Citrix Presentation Server, VMware vSphere and View, Client/Server N-tier Architecture, Web Services, REST Services, Microsoft SharePoint and SSRS/SSIS is essential. You are required to have experience in Performance Tuning, Query Optimization, using Performance Monitor, SQL Profiler and other related monitoring and troubleshooting tools.

Positive and open-minded you have strong written and verbal skills with a keen interest in the arts.  You are self-motivated and have the ability to work independently or in a team environment. This full time position will begin immediately.

We recognize that diversity- in our workplace, in our audiences and on our stages- fosters a rich and creative environment. We are actively engaged in building a more diverse workplace and encourage all qualified applicants to apply by July 13, 2012.

Human Resources
Stratford Shakespeare Festival
Fax: 519-271-0626
55 Queen Street
Stratford, Ontario N5A 6V2
Subject: Project Manager/Database Administrator


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