Database Administrator

Posted 16 March by Hymans Robertson Featured

Role Summary:

Responsible for providing broad ranging and high quality Database support, configuration, optimisation and consultancy services.

Accountabilities:

  • Responsible for ensuring availability and high performance of database technology within the firm
  • To proactively monitor the database systems to ensure secure services with a minimum downtime
  • Responsible for troubleshooting and problem solving of SQL and development issues
  • Managing the implementation and release of database changes according to agreed timescales
  • Responsible for providing trend analysis to enable informed decisions regarding resource management and capacity planning
  • Automating repetitive tasks where applicable
  • Adhering to the firm’s information security standards, policies and procedures
  • Responsible for influencing firm wide SQL strategy.

Knowledge/Skills/Experience

  • Experience of hands on SQL server configuration, performance management and implementation
  • Solid knowledge of recent Microsoft SQL technologies (2012/2014/2016) advantageous.
  • Experience of monitoring, database performance, and enhancement / troubleshooting of database projects.
  • Experience in supporting multiple databases supporting multiple websites and clients would be beneficial.
  • Has experience in working to change management policies.

Personal Attributes:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Passion for technology and process improvement
  • Proactive self-starter with an inquisitive, 'hands-on’ approach
  • Able to forge strong and professional relationships at all levels
  • Confidence to engage constructively in a multi-disciplined team environment


We are an equal opportunities employer. We value diversity and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. *Happy to Talk Flexible Working*

Required skills

  • Databases
  • SQL

Reference: 34701710

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