SQL DBA - Stoke - up to £50k extensive benefits

Rullion Niche
£45k - £50k pa + extensive benefits
29 Jul 2017
14 Aug 2017
SQL DBA - Stoke on Trent - Up to £50,000 comprehensive benefits My client has an urgent requirement for a DBA based in Stoke. They are looking for the DBA to come into the organisation and implement new structures and a new way of working. The other responsibilities for the DBA are to manage and implement Database changes and to design and normalise Databases. Responsibilities will include: Ensuring all database servers are backed up in line with the firm's business recovery point objectives (RPO) Testing backups Troubleshooting SQL Server service outages as they occur, including after-hours and weekends Configuring SQL Server monitoring utilities to minimize false alarms As new systems are brought in-house, choose whether to use clustering, log shipping, mirroring, Microsoft Azure, or other technologies Installing and configure new SQL Servers Deploying database change scripts provided by third party vendors You will also be required to take responsibility to enforce Database Security Required Experience: SQL Server 2005/2008 (R2)/2012 Administration Planning, installation and configuration Capacity planning and partitioning Performance monitoring, tuning and troubleshooting Creation and maintenance of ETL processes using SSIS T-SQL including stored procedures, functions and query optimisation Familiarity with SSRS and Report Server configuration Other key skills: Implementation and maintenance of SSAS cubes Excellent communication skills Strong analytical and problem solving skills Experience of TFS/Visual Studio Source Control Experience of IBM DB2, MySQL and Power BI desirable If you have any experience or knowledge with IIS applications or Microsoft Dynamics, this will be considered highly advantageous. If you want the chance to work with the latest technologies and have the chance to work as a DBA in a fantastic organisation, please email the latest copy of your CV or call