City of London
£50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
12 Mar 2013
09 Apr 2013
Nisha Somaia
Contract Type
Full Time

DBA/ Commodities Trading House/ West End

DBA/ London/ £60k

DBA required to join a commodities and financial services group based inLondon. This is an exciting role for a DBA to sit within a small team managing a major trading platform. The role requires an experienced Database Administrator to manage a globally accessed Trading platform Databases and Enterprise Service Bus (ESB). Crucial to this role is the need to manage both the production and test environments in a structured way, where possible using ITIL or best practices to ensure high-availability and a proactive approach to monitoring and reporting.

The successful candidate will be a motivated self-starter who takes the initiative and works in a structured way using checks, automated scripts and alerts.

Essential requirements:

SQL Server 2008 R2

Microsoft Server 2008 Clustering

ITIL qualification and/or able to demonstrate an understanding of IT best practice and governance

Excellent team player and communication skills

JSB/Java/J2EE architecture

JMS, JBoss, XML, SOAP, SQL, HornetQ

Trading systems exposure - Triplepoint Commodity XL experience a distinct advantage

Main responsibitlies:

Production SQL Server database administration and performance monitoring

Windows server performance monitoring

Monitor Messages, Queues, Topics and Subscriptions

JBOSS and HornetQ Server Configuration and management

Test environment management

Conforming with change management and where required implementing policies

Building KPI's and making recommendations to improve performance and availability

Applying updates, patches, and configuration changes to software

The DBA role is offering a competitive salary and benefits package. If you have the above the above skills and also excellent communication, interpersonal and written and verbal communication skills a natural passion for both finance and technology then please apply to this position or contact Nisha Somaia on 02073983600.

DBA, SQL, SQL SERVER 2008, JAVA, SQL Server 2008 R2, JBOSS, Trading House, Microsoft Server 2008

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