SQL Database Administrator

Networkers MSB
United Kingdom
£60k - £66k pa
05 Oct 2017
06 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Company Information Unisys is a worldwide information technology company. We provide a portfolio of IT services, software, and technology that solves critical problems for clients. We specialize in helping clients secure their operations, increase the efficiency and utilization of their data centers, enhance support to their end users and constituents, and modernize their enterprise applications. To provide these services and solutions, we bring together offerings and capabilities in outsourcing services, systems integration and consulting services, infrastructure services, maintenance services, and high-end server technology. With approximately 20,000 employees, Unisys serves commercial organizations and government agencies throughout the world. For more information, visit **************. Unisys designs, builds, and manages mission-critical environments for businesses and government who have no room for error. Because we have a deep understanding of high-volume, transactionintensive, and secure computing, we can partner with our clients to deliver operational efficiencies, reduced complexity, increased productivity, and peace of mind. Position Summary/Responsibilities Role & Objectives Based on the client site, this role is part of an Application Management Support Team who will be responsible for end to end maintenance of the application at client site. This role will have specific responsibilities as follows: 1. Work under the direction of the Service Delivery Manager 2. DBA support for all components of the solution 3. Assist in the deployment of full releases and patch releases to the Pre-Production and Production Environments 4. Perform routine scheduled DBA maintenance tasks 5. Create and maintain application monitoring 6. Create and maintain local work instructions associated with the role you will be performing 7. Provide On-call DBA support outside of the normal working hours (8am - 6pm) 8. Liaise with the customer's first line support team to ensure information sharing takes place. 9. Provide support to the clients technical and business teams 10. Conduct infrastructure requirement reviews and create design artefacts 11. Conduct Data Migrations from legacy systems. 12. Maintain a CM library of all changes being applied on the system 13. Performance tuning of the application and the migration routines. Qualifications * Experience in SQL Server (2012) Integration Services or similar technologies, and be able to write, debug and troubleshoot scripts. Experience of supporting Pre-Production and Production Environments, possibly as a DBA * Experience of working in secure IT environments, Windows O/S * Experience of using IDOL, JBoss (JVM), Esri * Experience of troubleshooting performance issues * Experience of being part of an AMS Team that provides a level 2 support role * Experience of creating and maintaining local work instructions and local practices * ITIL Foundation level certification * Experience of Windows 2008 Operating System, Networking, SQL Server 2012 * Bachelors Degree or equivalent years of experience in the IT industry * Understanding and implementation of industry best practice * Strives for Service Excellence. * Has the ability to work under pressure * Clear critical and analytical approach to troubleshooting of issues * Excellent communication and planning skills Security Requirements Candidates must DV cleared Networkers acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc. Gattaca Plc provides support services to Networkers and may assist with processing your application.
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