• Location: Northern Ireland
  • Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
  • Technology: SQL Server Jobs
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Date Posted: 1st Sep, 2020
  • Reference: 01.09.20_SQL_NI

SQL Database Administrator and Engineer

Salary: £60k - 70k (experience dependent)

Rewarding role for an experienced database engineer who is looking for their next challenge. Any candidate who applies must have demonstrable drive and ambition, as well as creative thinking, to be a successful applicant. Based in the financial industry the client is looking for someone who wants a long-term career.

Role responsibilities:

  • Designing and developing SQL queries, schemas and stored procedures.

  • Working closely with the engineering teams on the physical database design.

  • Analysing SQL query plans to understand potential performance problems and then taking the appropriate action to solve said problem.

  • Building HA and DR systems across geo-diverse data centres.

  • Reviewing hands-on design as well coding reviews.


  • BA/ Bsc Degree or equivalent work experience.

  • At least 10 years of SQL/ Architecture with demonstrable expertise with SQL 2012+

  • Experience must be related to Data warehouse and BI.

  • Able to automate database related processes and alerts.

  • Have some experience with encryption and security.

  • SQL Server Multi-site cluster is beneficial.


The client is very keen for someone who has high career expectations as well as demonstrable soft-skills to go alongside the technical expertise. If you consider yourself someone who has the drive and the ability to rise to a new challenge then