Senior SQL Server DBA / Database Administrator - TSQL

I3 Resourcing Limited
United Kingdom
£400 - £500 p/day+ DOE
07 Oct 2017
08 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Required: Senior DBA / Database Administrator - SQL Server - TSQL - Transact - Scripting - PowerShell Desirable: SSAS - Cubes, ETL, Ansi 92 The Role: - To provide 3rd Level support for our client's Database and Application servers including on call duties. - To proactively manage our client's Database and Application services to minimise Business disruption. This includes Backup, Disaster Recovery, Performance monitoring and archiving solutions. - To manage, deliver and contribute to new infrastructure projects as directed by the Group IT Architecture Manager and agreed by the Group IT Operations Manager. Main Responsibilities: - Database, application support and maintenance. - Proactively monitor the Database, Application Servers and environments and identify operational issues as early as possible. - Resolve Database and Application problems as identified through monitoring or escalated by the ServiceDesk / other IT staff in accordance with agreed procedures, standards and Service Levels and in a way to minimise business disruption. - Ensure that databases are backed up in accordance with the Data Backup processes. - Execute planned Preventative Maintenance activities to improve the IT Operational resilience. - Ensure that Database and Application Security processes and controls are complied with across IT. - Ensure that Database and Application software is maintained at levels to best protect the IT operational service. - Manage the provision of Database and Application services and support from Third Party Server, SAN and Desktop suppliers. Required Experienced: - SQL Server 2000 / 2005 /2008 experience. - Analysis services experience Including Cubes and ETL's (nice to have) - Knowledge of Scripting languages i.e. Powershell, WMI, VBscript. - Strong Transact - Ansi 92 SQL coding skills (nice to have) - Knowledge of Windows 2003/2008. - Knowledge of IIS an advantage. - Experience of working with third party providers. - Experience of working in projects with an international dimension.
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