Database Developer & Administrator // Essex

Franklin Bates Limited
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Database Developer & Administrator // Up to £35,000 // Essex

Have you ever wanted to manage your own Database within a business and have sole responsibility for an element of essential work? Well, keep on reading?.

Franklin Bates are currently working with a leading consultancy specialising in customer communications and experiences who provide essential connections for their huge client base. With many contacts within the Media, Charity, Travel and Leisure industries, our client has an amazing track record within their specialist field of work. This fantastic business has a plethora of connections, resources and experience which has helped to make them as successful as they are currently within this thriving professional world. The plan is to continue to grow and develop further within the industry and expand on to bigger and more exciting work. With this progression plan in place, it is essential for this business to find a Database Developer / Administrator to join their prosperous team as soon as possible.

Our client requires this successful candidate to be a core component to the structure of the business and predominantly provide consistent high quality and robust database solutions with accurate delivery on all completed tasks. This role would be ideal for an IT Graduate with some professional database experience as well as an enthusiasm to learn and develop within the work place. The ideal candidate also needs to be flexible within their role as there will be times where other duties will need to be completed to ensure the consistent smooth running of the business across all departments and levels. A can-do attitude must be shown in abundance along with aptitude and drive to meet high standards and exceed expectations.

Main Duties of the role:

  • Develop and maintain high quality and robust database solutions ? data extracts, queries, scripts,
  • Accurate delivery of ad hoc data requests and user support.
  • Data related testing, fault finding and resolution of issues
  • Opportunity to learn & implement data security best practice and adhere to guidelines

Professional Skills & Abilities, desirables for the role ? Dependent on Experience:

  • Knowledge and experience in SQL databases, RDBMS and a range of management and development tools
  • Desire and ability to quickly learn new database technologies ? specifically Amazon RDS ? Aurora / MySQL
  • Awareness of customer data legislation ? DPA and GDPR, data protection and security requirements
  • Knowledge and some experience developing scripts for data load and transformation - Python, Perl, SSIS
  • Awareness across a major web development stack ? Java, PHP, Python, .Net
  • Some Experience in CRM, marketing automation
  • Ability to interpret requirements and deliver to agreed schedules
  • Excellent communication skills
  • A commitment to quality and a thorough approach to work
  • Involvement and contribution to the development of web and/or mobile solutions
  • Manages own time, priorities, and resources to achieve goals.

If you feel your skillset matches the above requirements and you?re interested in this opportunity to take the next step in your career, then look no further and apply NOW!

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