SQL Database Administrator

 Salary: £50,000 - £60,000
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: 23 days

SQL Database Administrator 
Salary: 50-60k
Posted: Tuesday 03 Dec 2019
Closing TBC, dependent on applications received to date

Meraki Talent is currently recruiting on behalf of an Investment firm based in the City who are looking to recruit an SQL Database Administrator. The successful candidate will be responsible for making sure the database introducer is regularly available to all users including clients and colleagues.

Responsibilities of the SQL Database Administrator

  • Ensure that the database infrastructure remains consistently available to all users (including colleagues, clients, business partners and suppliers) through:  Management of service or change requests
  • This role will initially focus on BAU but will move into more project based work as the company grows
  • The focus of the role will be work proactively to ensure any potential issues with the database are highlighted and resolved.
  • Management and delivery of scheduled daily, weekly and monthly tasks
  • Carry out daily database checks to maintain database availability.

Background of the SQL Database Administrator

  • 2+ years of experience in SQL Server database administration (essential)
  • Extensive knowledge of SSRS is essential
  • Experience with the following tools – SSMS, Profiler, SQLCMD, Extended Events.
  • Knowledge of T-SQL and SQL Server DMVs is desirable.
  • PowerShell or any other automation/ script writing experience is desirable
  • TFS or similar source control system is desirable
  • Knowledge of clustering, SAN storage and virtualisation is desirable.

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Zeshan wants: SQL, SQL Server, SSRS, Database Administrator, DBA

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