Ref: BROADBEAN_533021668173198

on 11 November 2022
Contract Type
£50,000 - £58,000

SQL Database Administrator - DBA

Modis are currently working in partnership with a market leading service provider to recruit an experienced SLQ DBA to join an experienced team supporting multiple high profile clients.

Please note this role offers hybrid working with 2 days a week in the office.

The Role

As a SQL Database Administrator you will provide specialised DBA support across Microsoft SQL Server database platforms. You will possess excellent troubleshooting skills and demonstrate the ability to make key technical decisions on your own accord. You should be able to demonstrate excellent communication skills, both face to face and on the telephone, whilst also having the ability to assess and prioritise tasks without close supervision.

The Responsibilities

  • Responsible for providing technical support for all in scope Microsoft SQL Server database environments including new installations and upgrades.
  • Support define, implement and manage customers SQL Server database environments in line with architectural standards.
  • You will assist developers and other DBAs, including within the customer organisations, with developments, implementations, upgrades and ongoing maintenance of the database environments.
  • You will be part of a support team that provides 24x7 on call support on a rota basis.

The Requirements

  • Excellent knowledge of MS SQL Server 2008R2/2012/2014/2016/2017
  • Good T-SQL knowledge
  • Understanding of High Availability and Disaster Recovery, including working experience of Log Shipping, Data Mirroring, SQL Always On and WSFC
  • Excellent decision making/problem solving skills
  • Any knowledge of other RDBMS technologies, including Oracle, MySQL and Sybase would be advantageous

If you are looking for an exciting new challenge to join a leading organisation who will develop your skills and career further please apply now.

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