Database Engineer

Charles Levick
London (Greater)
12 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Applications Support & Database Engineer My client, an international Wealth Management businesses in the UK is seeking a database specialist to join their team on a short term contract with potential to go perm if you'd like. You'll be joining a team of 4 and will be assuming the role of a database engineer helping with the development and migration of databases into the data warehouse. Environment is 70% Microsoft server applications using MS SQL and 30% is Linux. Your ability to understand and write at least one scripting language will also be beneficial (powershell preferred). You must also have strong technical abilities working with databases in both MS SQL and MySQL and be able to perform complex troubleshooting, maintenance and migration tasks. It will also need to have knowledge and practical experience of data warehousing support. You'll understand the development of the datawarehouse a bit so as to collaborate with the development team. You'll understand dba and tuning and be able to write ssrs reports. Previous experience in the financial industry and supporting trading systems (knowledge and understanding of equities, funds, settlement cycle and venues, FIX messaging, trade flows) will be considered a plus. As a basic you will understand financial data