An organisation with great Microsoft Data Platform credentials in York is currently seeking a skilled SQL DBA to join their team in response to the growth of their team.
Working as part of the managed services team, you'll be responsible for a wide range of SQL Server Database Administration duties for a number of different customers.
You'll be primarily focused on production duties for a range of SQL Server Estates, often including versions 2008-2017, with some on 2019 or Azure. You'll be responsible for not only problem-solving and fault-fixing, but also proactive maintenance and optimisation, upgrades and new releases to estates, and Disaster Recovery.
As part of your role you'll be customer-facing, responsible for not only fixing faults but also helping customers understand the causes and how to prevent future faults, so great communication skills and ability to translate technical terms to a functional audience is key.
You'll be office-based to the west of Central York in normal circumstances, however you will be initially based remotely in this role.
Role & Responsibilities
- SQL Database Administration
- Workload prioritisation and ticketing
- Customer interaction and service
Skills & Qualifications
- Production DBA Experience in SQL Server 2008 onwards, including Disaster Recovery, Performance Tuning, Stored Procedures, Capacity Planning and more
- Excellent customer-facing communication skills, written and spoken
- Experience in MS Azure is desirable
- Starting salary of around £45,000
- Performance-related Bonus of up to 10% per year
- Generous Pension Contribution
To apply for this role, please send an up to date CV to Owen Mitchell on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0191 338 7552 for a confidential chat.
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