Database Administrator


Founded in 1991 by successful businessman and philanthropist, Harold Grinspoon, the Harold Grinspoon Foundation (HGF) has invested more than $200 million in programs that make Jewish life and Jewish community more vibrant and more connected. Based in Agawam, Massachusetts (just five minutes from Springfield and thirty minutes from Hartford), HGF and its sister foundation the Harold Grinspoon Charitable Foundation (HGCF), employ over 125 employees and offer national and international philanthropic programs that range from enhancing Jewish life throughout the US and the globe, to bringing together colleges and universities to promote entrepreneurship, to providing support and resources for local farmers, to honoring local public school teachers, to supplying over 650,000 free books monthly to children throughout the world.

The Foundation offers the stability of a nearly thirty-year organization, while also exhibiting the creative, exciting, and fast-paced spirit of a start-up. As an endowed foundation committed to serving its target markets, it offers long-term growth opportunities while also driving positive impact for all those served.


HGF is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Database Administrator (DBA) with expertise in Salesforce and Tableau to join our team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for the design, implementation, maintenance, and optimization of our database systems, particularly focused on Salesforce and Tableau data integration. This role is crucial in ensuring data accuracy, availability, and security, and will involve collaboration with various teams to support our data driven decision making processes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, create, and maintain databases, with a strong emphasis on Salesforce and Tableau integration.
  • Ensure data accuracy, consistency, and data quality.
  • Implement data models that align with the organization's needs and best practices.
  • Monitor and optimize database performance, identifying and resolving performance bottlenecks.
  • Conduct regular system performance tuning and capacity planning.
  • Manage and enhance data integration between Salesforce and Tableau, ensuring seamless data flow for reporting and analytics.
  • Implement and maintain database security measures to protect sensitive data.
  • Ensure compliance with data privacy regulations and best practices.
  • Develop and maintain backup and recovery strategies to minimize data loss and downtime.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive documentation related to database configurations, processes, and best practices.
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams, including Salesforce and Tableau administrators, developers, and business analysts, to understand and meet their data needs.
  • Investigate and resolve database related issues and errors promptly.
  • Provide training and support to end users on database related tools, ensuring efficient use of the systems.



  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Database Administrator with a focus on Salesforce and Tableau.
  • Salesforce and Tableau certifications are a plus.
  • Strong SQL skills for querying and database manipulation.
  • Knowledge of data modeling, design, and architecture.
  • Familiarity with data integration tools and technologies.
  • Experience with database security and compliance standards.
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work in a team and collaborate effectively.

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) processes.
  • Knowledge of cloud-based database solutions.
  • Scripting and automation skills.
  • Project management experience in database related projects.
  • If you are a skilled Database Administrator with expertise in Salesforce and Tableau, and you are passionate about ensuring data integrity and optimizing database performance, we invite you to apply for this exciting role. Join our team and play a vital role in driving data driven decision making processes in our organization.


  • Health insurance
  • Dental and vision insurance
  • Short- and long-term disability insurance
  • 401(k) retirement plan with employer match
  • Paid sick, holiday, vacation, and personal time

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The Harold Grinspoon Foundation is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are invited to apply. For more information about the foundation and its programs, visit