Junior SQL Server DBA

GCS Recruitment Specialists Ltd
London (Greater)
£20k - £25k pa + Benefits
31 Oct 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time


This is a great opportunity to further develop your career in technology, giving a wide variety of 'hands on' experience in a digitally focused, ambitious organisation and would suit someone who is looking to develop their SQL Server skills. Working in a team of three SQL DBA's you will be an important part of our IT team.


  • Responsible for the implementation, support and maintenance of our database applications.
  • Responsible for the maintenance, development and timely delivery of automated reports.
  • Responsible for the delivery of data extracts
  • Provide development support for the business as our data requirements grow.
  • Keep up to date on new database technologies.
  • Ensure adherence to database best practices.
  • Responsible for monitoring database stability and performance; ensuring data integrity is maintained across all databases.

Skills required:

  • A passion for technology and its practical application in a business context
  • Hands-on/technical knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server including SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) would be ideal.
  • MCSE level of experience is advantageous but not essential
  • Stay up-to-date with technology trends
  • Knowledge of T-SQL (or PL/SQL).
  • Good understanding of relational databases and their design.
  • Good understanding of ETL processing of data.
  • Good communications skills and comfortable working across departments
  • Knowledge of any of the following would be beneficial:
    • Reporting software (for example SQL Server Reporting Services - SSRS).
    • Query performance-tuning techniques.
  • Common SQL DBA tasks

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