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Database Specialists give their job an average rating of 3.7 out of 5.0. The Database Specialists happiest with their jobs are employed by Nielsen with an average rating of 1.9.

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Database Specialist at Worldwide Access Solutions
in Omaha, NE

"I greatly enjoyed being a database specialist. I got my Associate's Degree in Programming for Database and Web Option."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
Database Specialist at Shadin Avionics

"- Plan and coordinate preparation of engineering documentation of new products, production and technical support manuals, test procedures, installation and operators manuals. - Supervise the engineering data management process, including ECO activities such as initial release and change effectivity, part number management, Bills of Materials, ADRs (Advanced Deviation Requests), software quality assurance with strong analytical skills and work instructions, approving all changes."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Database Specialist at Rust Rare Coin
in Salt Lake City, UT

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"I have enjoyed helping to build the company."

What do you like about working at Rust Rare Coin?

"Seeing the business become profitable using the software that I have built."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Working for a small business (family owned and run) is difficult and sometimes not very rewarding."

What don't you like about working at Rust Rare Coin?

"My talent for business applications is under utilized due to budget constraints."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Allow your employees to do their jobs without micro-management and the end product will improve."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5

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Database Specialist at MWH Global
in Fort Collins, CO

What do you like about working at MWH Global?

"The subject material was fascinating (ecological modeling). The work really felt important."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"You must be able to work with engineers and provide detailed project reporting."

What don't you like about working at MWH Global?

"The decision was made by management to close down the department."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Provide more notice to employees about future plans that involve major decisions like closing an branch office."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Database Specialist at Houston-Galveston Area Council
in Houston, TX

What do you like about working at Houston-Galveston Area Council?

"I liked being able to help out. I understood that I wasn't in charge but it was nice to be able to aid my managers and supervisors when they needed some extra help."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Be honest and understand that if you are hired you may face a lot of delays and obstacles in achieving the company's set goals."

What don't you like about working at Houston-Galveston Area Council?

"Because it was a government position I did not like the politics, I really love just being able to do a job well. Unfortunately doing a job well in this environment did not always mean that you were given the benefits associated with good work."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"My suggestions for management would be to do the best you can with the resources that you have. So much of their work is controlled by outside political forces which sometimes means it was counterproductive to the task at hand."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Database Specialist at Central Washington University
in Ellensburg, WA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"It has been a great experience"

What do you like about working at Central Washington University?

"It is a good place to work. I enjoy the work that I do and some of the people I interact with."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"For the position that I do they would need to know how to set up a database and write quires to search the database. Also need to know ASP.NET for web content."

What don't you like about working at Central Washington University?

"Need more support of what I do and more resources to help accomplish what needs to be done."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Database Specialist at Nielsen
in Fond du Lac, WI

What do you like about working at Nielsen?

"It was always changing and I learned something new everyday."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"You have to get past the HR reciter in order for a manger to see your resume."

What don't you like about working at Nielsen?

"The office politics were horrible and the managers did not foster an environment or respect."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Just because someone has worked at the company for 40 years does not mean they are doing their current job well."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 1 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5
Support You Get 1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
Database Specialist at DMB Group
Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Database Specialist at Experian
in Schaumburg, IL
Person You Work For 4.5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Database Specialist at Hancock Natural Resource Group
in Denver, CO
Person You Work For 4.8 / 5 People You Work With 4.8 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3.1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 1.9 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2.1 / 5
Company Culture 4.9 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
Database Specialist at Coldwell Banker
Person You Work For 4.8 / 5 People You Work With 4.7 / 5 Work Setting 3.9 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.8 / 5
Database Specialist at Kforce
in Fairfax, VA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"My company was recently acquired by Kforce - not a lot of history with Kforce."

What do you like about working at Kforce?

"Flexible hours."

What don't you like about working at Kforce?

"No effort to find another Kforce project for me."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Look at workers as people, not numbers."

Database Specialist at TRW Automotive
in Falls Church, VA

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"TRW IT division is no longer in business."

Database Specialist at American Red Cross

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Great non-profit organization."

Database Specialist at Lifetime Brands
in Garden City, NY

Please give us a one liner to describe this review.

"Well structured"

What do you like about working at Lifetime Brands?

"People were down to earth"

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Just be yourself"

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