Database Administrator

Posted 1 week ago by Ideal Personnel and Recruitment Solutions Easy Apply

Our client has a newly created permanent vacancy for a Database Administrator, reporting to the MI Manager. The role will involve designing, documenting, implementing, supporting and enhancing the processes for administering databases both on premises and in the Cloud.

The successful applicant will be responsible for:
  • Making sure that databases are reliable, stable and performing at the required standard

  • Developing standard routines and procedures for on-going maintenance of database systems

  • Maximizing efficiency of costs management of databases and data driven services in Microsoft Azure environment

  • Determining suitable database backup and restore strategies that ensure databases are correctly archived without adversely impacting live usage

  • Working with the Infrastructure team to control access permissions and privileges

  • Troubleshooting and resolving database issues including integrity, performance, blocking and security issues

  • Passing on knowledge to key stakeholders to help improve the knowledge and process for database administration

The successful applicant needs to have:
  • 5+ years’ experience in a DBA role

  • Expert knowledge of database administration theories and practices

  • Experience of working in the Microsoft Azure Environment with particular emphasis on data services

  • Experience of the Microsoft Business Intelligence stack

  • Well-developed organisational and administrative skills

  • Relationship management skills

  • Able to work with minimal supervision and on own initiative

Due to the large number of responses we receive it is not always possible to respond to every application. We will only contact those candidates short-listed for this role. If you have not heard from us within 7 days please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion. If you wish to apply for further roles please do so. We will retain your details on file and contact you should a suitable vacancy become available.

Reference: 34381969

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