Database Administrator

  • Location

    Bath, Somerset

  • Sector:

    IT & Design

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  • Salary:

    £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits!

  • Contact:

    Jose Garcia-Brennan

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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SQL Database Administrator
Up to £45,000 + Excellent Benefits!

Have you gained at least 3 years SQL Server Database Administration experience?
Are you interested in working for a well established and dynamic organisation in Central Bath?

Our client is an award winning organisation and have dynamic offices in the centre of Bath. They also invest heavily in their staff and put on a large number of events for the teams.

The organisation now has a need to recruit an experienced Database Administrator within their Technology Division. The role is a technical system management, support, implementation and improvement role and has responsibility for the management of the company's SQL Server Estate, working closely with Engineering, IT and Quality Assurance teams in providing optimised, robust and innovate data solutions.

Key Responsibilities will include;-
* Working closely with the various Technology teams to ensure smooth running and delivery of regular database builds against agreed SLA's.
* Communicating issues with builds to client facing teams.
* Reviewing and making recommendations to the business regarding the configuration of SQL Server environments to enhance build, efficiency, quality and best practice.
* Database Administration.
* Enhancing and supporting the company's Quality Assurance processes and activities.
* Ensuring the DBA team work to agreed business standards and processes, taking responsibility for continuous improvement on all procedures.
* Producing collateral for Sales proposals and pitches.

Candidate Specification;-
* At least 3 year's SQL Server DBA experience.
* At least 1 year's exposure to the various Azure platform services (specifically SQL Azure, Management SQL Instance and VM).
* Understanding of SQL Server - 2005 Security Administration.
* Understanding of optimisation and performance tuning.
* Good knowledge of SQL Server best practice.
At least 2 year's experience in a software product development environment.