Database Engineer FinTech, Payments, SQL Server

Recruiter
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Location
London, South East England
Salary
65000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Database Engineer - £65,000 + OT + excellent benefits
FinTech
London

Database Engineer / Administrator needed by payments-focused FinTech company. Our client, a FTSE 100 business, provides small and medium sized organisations with a variety of online and cloud business management software and services - including accounting and payroll, ERP, CRM and payments. This role sits in the Payments area.

The successful Database Engineer will become the 4th member of a high-function Database Team. You will work with the team to maintain a highly-available, concurrent and large-scale system; as well as helping on the journey towards full AWS implementation.

Key Skills / Experience
*Experience with VLDBs in a fast-paced and highly transactional OLTP set-up
*Deep knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 (and later, like SQL 2014 and 2016)
*Performance Tuning, Query Optimization, DMVs, Performance Monitor, SQL Profiler and traces
*Improving storage and index structures, managing concurrency, query optimisation and execution plans
*SQL internals and database architecture and design
*Strong T SQL programming

Bonus points:
*MySQL, Aurora, Linux, AWS, Cloud
*NoSQL (DynamoDB, MongoDB and Cassandra)
*Agile, DevOps, Git/Jenkins, Ansible
*Experience in the Payments industry

Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. We will always email you a full role specification, name our client and wait for your email authorisation before we send your CV to this organisation. Deerfoot IT: Est. 1997. REC member. ISO certified. *Each time we send a CV to a recruiting client we donate £1 to The Born Free Foundation (charity no. 1070906).

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