Database Administrator

Hargreaves Lansdown
Bristol (City Centre)
10 Jan 2018
08 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Do you have a good understanding of Oracle? Are you looking for the opportunity to work in a business critical team? Do you want to join a market leading FTSE100 company?

If so we have the opportunity for you.

Here at Hargreaves Lansdown we are currently looking for a driven and methodical Database Administrator to join our hardworking and friendly team. This an exciting time with a number of high profile initiatives being undertaken which is driving the current expansion.

Your role will be key in underpinning many of the business critical in-house systems we operate.

On a day to day basis you will be supporting and maintaining our various databases therefore you will need to have a deep understanding of these technologies. As you will be making changes to mission critical systems you will be expected to provide assurance that the changes you are making will not create issues. You will be attentive and look to proactively detect and fix problems.

The role provides a fantastic and rare opportunity to shape the evolution of the database platforms within Hargreaves Lansdown.

Key Requirements:

Educated to AS / A Level (or equivalent)5 Years’ experience in carrying out routine database administration duties including; backup/restore, database design, query optimisation, performance monitoring and tuning, capacity planning, managing database security, and general system monitoring.Oracle 11 / 12 (including RMAN, RAC, Active Data Guard) Good numerical skillsMethodicalRisk aware Desirable:

MySQL/MariaDBSQL Server 2008 / 2012 / 2014 (including the use of DAGs and clustered SQL Server)Hadoop/ClouderaHargreaves Lansdown is an inclusive working environment and values diversity in its workforce. As part of your application we would be grateful if you could complete an equal opportunities section. The information will be used solely for diversity monitoring purposes and is not visible to the person reviewing your application form.

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