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Database Administrator - Leeds

  • Job reference: 39503
  • Location: Leeds
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Start date: Not specified
  • Contact: Not specified
  • Sector: BI, Data & Analytics
  • Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum

My client based in Leeds are looking to hire a Technical Services Engineer (DBA) on a permanent basis. My client is a market leader in their field and a well-established business. This requires an ambitious and experienced DBA who is keen to join an organisation where they can be at the forefront of large-scale database management.

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Migration/removal of SQL 2005 and 2008 instances
  • SQL performance remediation on production platforms
  • Potential commissioning of SQL cluster for all none prod DB's
  • Real world experience of DB management on a large scale
  • Capable of managing multiple work streams - both incident and project based
  • Willingness to work out of hours, this is not an essential but we do complete a lot of support & releases out of hours

Required skills and experience:

  • Expert Working Experience with MS SQL 2005 - 2016.
  • Excellent knowledge of SQL troubleshooting including traces and stored procedure analysis.
  • Understanding of High Availability and clusters and the implementation thereof.
  • Experience of using SQL in VMware is desirable but not essential.
  • Must be a strong communicator.
  • Ability to translate complex situations and reports to Director level.

If this role would be of interest to you or if you would like to discuss the role in more detail, then please apply to the advert and I will be in contact to give you more detail.

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