Database Administrator

Park Lane Recruitment Ltd
12 Jan 2018
16 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Are you interested in working for a market leader in a fast-growing industry? I am looking for a Database Administrator to join an expanding team in Reading. I need somebody who wants to make a difference, who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment, and most importantly enjoys engaging with other people and providing the highest possible levels of service. You would be responsibile for - Ensuring service remains available to all users by monitoring all Postgres/ Cassandra databases - Assisting the DB Architect and Realistic Development team with configuration, implementation of new Regal functionality in a supportable repeatable manner, ensuring minimum of downtime for Production customer facing service - Out of hours support of the database estate as required - Completion of work requests via Jira as required You must have at least five years’ experience within a DBA role and also have postgres knowledge, good Linux/ Unix command line knowledge with the ability to troubleshoot any issues using logs/tools in a timely manner, sound understanding of SQL structures and functionality, ability to write, wider understanding of emerging NoSQL and RDBMS technologies, familiarity with NoSQL architecture After successful completion of 3 months’ probation period the following benefit will apply: - Pension plan - Employee Cash Plan - Life Assurance - Child Care Voucher Scheme - Cycle to Work Scheme