SQL DBA - Manchester - £50k

Niche Talent
16 May 2018
15 Jun 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

SQL DBA - Manchester - £50k

Excellent client based in central Manchester are looking for a DBA on a permanent basis to help support a period of expansion within the business. The data department is undergoing a period of transition and change and is looking to support this with an improved data estate and architecture.

The successful candidate will work within the DBA team in order to performance tune developer and user requirements and manage the performance of the estate. You will also be expected to take an active role in the DBA function, defining and delivering IT strategy in line with the wider business aims.

Responsibilities for this role include:

  • Working with the DBA team to secure SQL environments
  • Ongoing maintenance of DBA processes and policies
  • Woking with the team to ensure performance of applications across production systems
  • Providing guidance to wider IT teams in relation to database maintenance and monitoring
  • Defining technical solutions in tandem with senior IT stakeholders
  • Delivering and managing changes to production databases

Requirements for this role include:

  • Strong SQL Server experience (2008R2, 2012 or 2014)
  • Experience of supporting and monitoring large estates
  • Performance tuning of business critical tabular environments
  • Backup/restores
  • Index Tuning
  • Server Builds
  • Understanding of relational DB architecture
  • Schema design
  • Strong experience of T-SQL (stored procedures, functions, query tuning)
  • Replication & clustering experience
  • Experience of High Availability environments

Desirable skills:

  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of multiple RDBMS (NoSQL, MongoDB etc)
  • ITIL experience
  • SSIS
  • SSAS

If this role sounds of interest, please send your CV or call 0161 601 3312 for more information.

This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/81441576

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