Production Principal SQL Server DBA / Database Administrator

Recruiter
Talent Point Ltd
Location
London
Salary
65000.0000
Posted
18 May 2017
Closes
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Production Principal SQL Server DBA / Database Administrator

One of Europe's largest and most profitable Cloud SaaS companies who specialise in innovative solutions for hospitality businesses are seeing a Principle SQL Server DBA. With a considerable investment in 2015, they are fast becoming the global leader in back office SaaS for the hospitality industry. They do Cloud! They do Big Data! They do Mobile! With a 15 year track record of successful customer growth, this is an amazing opportunity for a Production Principal SQL Server DBA to come on board!!

This organisation hosts software for some 65,000 users globally and have a considerable pipeline of new initiatives including a Service Orientated version of our entire suite. We are looking for a Production Principal Database Administrator to manage the Production data platform infrastructure. Alongside setting Operational best-practice and ensuring it is adopted by the wider team, the Production Principal SQL DBA will troubleshooting SQL Server service outages and interruptions as they occur, creating, configuring, and optimising alerting mechanisms to minimise SQL Server failures and interruptions.

You'll have sound knowledge of T-SQL in terms of coding stored procedures and you'll have used SQL extensively for data extraction and management. Currently in the process of rolling out SQL 2016, you can expect to work on legacy versions from 2000 onwards, and experience in these versions, particularly 2016, would be a huge advantage. This is a hands on role, but any management or team leadership experience will be very beneficial.

This organisation are going global and are heavily committed to growing our Infrastructure function as part of making this expansion possible. This means our database team is scheduled to increase considerably, presenting numerous opportunities for those who join it now. Amazing office with a warm, welcoming team. Apply now, this will not be around for long.
Talent Point are a Hiring Communication business. We have designed and documented this vacancy alongside our customer and act as their sole source of applicants. Following a two-stage screening process that will include everyone who responds to this advert, we present a shortlist of three applicants for interview. Those on our shortlist can expect in-depth, accurate detail regarding the vacancy, a high chance of securing the position, pre-booked interview times to plan around in advance, no delays and complete transparency.

No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation. Talent Point Ltd is an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate against these or any other class protected by applicable law.