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Database Administrator - SQL / DBA

  • Location:

    Bradford

  • Sector:

    Technology

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Alice Crossley

  • Contact email:

    Alice.Crossley@oliverjames.com

  • Job ref:

    JOB-052021-141759_1624466197

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-07-23

We are looking for an experienced Database Administrator to join a rapidly expanding, technology-led business near Bradford.

This role will be responsible for the design, build, monitoring, performance and security of their on premise & Azure hosted Microsoft SQL Server Databases

With this position you'll be able to take ownership of their critical database platforms and work with the latest technologies within a highly technical team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Database design, installation & configuration
  • Deliver & manage changes, monitor performance & efficiency
  • Assist the development tea with logical & physical design and performance tuning of SQL
  • Provide support for any performance issues through the optimisation of queries, stored procedures, indexing & structure
  • Creating complex query definitions allowing the data to be extracted
  • Write systems and database documentation
  • Help train colleagues in how to extract data efficiently

Key Skills & Experience

  • Previous experience as a Database Administrator with a strong understanding of Relational Databases
  • Expert understanding & knowledge of T-SQL
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server
  • Knowledge around Azure SQL Managed Instance would be hugely beneficial
  • Knowledge around Data Warehousing concepts & implementations is desired
  • BI Reporting tools experience is also desired

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a forward thinking, technology led business and take up a position where you will have a direct impact to the company

Operating a very flexible smart working approach, this role will continue to be mostly remote with the local office being based in Bradford - you must be able to commute to Bradford if required.

Please click apply now or email alice.crossley@olivejames.com for more details!

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