SQL DBA / SQL Database Administrator - £50,000, Cheshire

Opus IT Consulting
£35000.00 - £50000 per annum
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Skills: SQL Database Administrator, SQL DBA, SQL Server 2008, SQL Server 2012, MS SQL, T-SQL, SSIS, ETL SQL Database Administrator The client is a market leading specialist business. Part of an international group, they operate in 15 countries and they have a digital presence in over 50 countries. They have IT operations in Cheshire that cover support, infrastructure, design, development and test. The working culture is really good and there is excellent scope for personal and professional development within the group. The Cheshire based operation is looking to bring in an experienced SQL DBA / SQL Database Administrator to join the existing dynamic team. The team consists of skills in Database Development and BI Development. You would be challenged and empowered to provide excellent support and database solutions to the business and to customers. The person will be responsible for maintaining the company's database systems, including back-up, performance tuning, capacity planning, monitoring critical events and documentation. You would be required to demonstrate a strong desire to learn new technology and concepts and proactively seek opportunities to add value, improve efficiency and increase productivity. Key Responsibilities: Maintaining SQL Server estate comprising of SQL Server 2005 / SQL Server 2008 R2 environments, hosted on site and with third parties To establish backup and recovery procedures and focus on disaster recovery and business continuity Focus on day to day troubleshooting Design and develop high-volume, high-performance, high-availability, service-oriented applications using proven frameworks and technologies Acts as technical role model and mentor for MSSQL Operations Trains, consults and directs team members Monitors and improves quality of service request fulfilment Works together with wider support team to ensure stability, availability and performance of MSSQL platform Supporting database environments with MySQL and PHP Skills: SQL Server 2005 / SQL 2008R2 / SQL 2012 Expert knowledge of the MSSQL technology stack from an end to end perspective Excellent knowledge of MSSQL concepts, architecture, engineering and implementation Excellent knowledge of SQL Server 2005 / SQL Server 2008R2 / SQL Server 2012 Experience in T-SQL, indexing, stored procedures etc. Experienced in Performance tuning and optimisation Experience of SSIS/ETL Development Strong analytical problem solving skills High Availability i.e. clustering and Replication techniques Triggers, schema bound views & Service broker XML, Bitwise operations & Full Text Search Performing backups, restores and recovery Desirable: Experience of SQL BI/MI reporting SSRS, SSAS Experience working in .Net environment Experience working with MySQL databases Experience working with SQL servers hosted in Microsoft Cloud or AWS Based in Cheshire, this position is commutable via the motorway network from Cheshire, South Manchester, Stockport, Poynton, Cheadle, Wilmslow, Knutsford, Altrincham, Macclesfield. Opus IT Consulting are specialists in IT Recruitment. We work hard to find our candidates their perfect roles within fantastic organisations across the UK. If this role isn't right for you, please still get in touch with us as we may have other roles which may suit you better. We also offer up to £500 for every successful referral, if you know someone who matches this skill set please let us know. Follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook. Opus IT Consulting is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66894250

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