Position Description for
Master Database Manager
Position Description List
Copyright 2005 by Pete Antoniak
1 June 2005
1. Title: Master Database Manager
2. Reports to: CEO/President
3. Compensation: Negotiable
4. Overview: The Master Database Manager Maintains the EdUGames Master
Database (MDB) and supporting databases and tables. He/she is the only
one who can add, delete or modify Rounds
in the MDB. Reviews Rounds for conformance with format and syntax.
4.1 Maintains the Master Database (MDB), Master
Category Code Database and Master
Education Code Database.
4.2 Accepts Rounds for inclusion into the MDB.
4.3 Reviews submitted Rounds for conformance with established standards
and corresponds with Round Authors
and Staffers as necessary
to insure formats and standards are understood and met.
4.4 Runs the Round verifying program on each Round to verify it is
free from format and syntax errors and it is given a unique serial number.
4.5 Suggests changes to the formulas for determining RWUs
4.6 Notifies Round Authors of the official acceptance of Rounds, indicating
the RWU for each.
4.7 Places and releases holds on Rounds as appropriate for inclusion
into Editions and Network
4.8 Corresponds with the Master
Resource Library Manager when there is a conflict with the naming convention
between the Resources in
the library and the names of resources in Rounds.
4.9 Maintains the Master Category and Master Education Code Databases, suggesting
changes to the Category Code
Committee when necessary.
4.10 Files periodic status reports as necessary.