Senior SQL DBA

Lewis Paige
Milton Keynes
£35000 - £47000 per annum
13 Oct 2016
21 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client is a leading provider of innovative and cutting edge solutions to the health care sector. They now require a Senior Database Administrator to join their team. Responsibilities of the Senior SQL DBA: Provide excellent technical expertise on all database related activity. Working as a focal point for 3rd line support issues, database optimisation,and mentoring of junior colleagues. Plan, enhance and deploy clinical applications. Ensure databases are designed, developed and tested in accordance with best practice. Hands on approach focusing on the deployment, support and administration of production databases. Identify areas of improvement for production functionality, performance and monitoring. Work closely with Product Management assisting with ideas for product improvement. Provide out of hours technical support. Escalate issues, when appropriate, to the Operations Director. Skills and Experience for the Senior Database Administrator: Excellent experience as acting as a DBA. In depth knowledge of relational database design, development, testing, deployment and administration. Experience administering large, high availability, transnational databases including performance tuning, back up/restore and disaster recovery. Excellent experience of SQL Server 2008 or later. Strong understanding of T-SQL. Experience must include: creating/maintaining/tuning stored procedures, scripts and functions) Experience of manipulation, transformation and exploration of large multi-dimensional database. Good all round knowledge of Data Warehouse development. Knowledge of SSIS packages and SSRS reports. Experience of .Net framework and ideally C# development. The Senior DBA position is based in Milton Keynes. The Senior Database Administrator will pay a salary in the region of £47,000 depending on experience. For further information on this opportunity, contact the team at Lewis Paige on 44 (0)20 7871 9909 or visit our website at Calls may be recorded for training and monitoring purposes. This job was originally posted as