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Senior DB Administrator

Posted 8 February by PMC Ended

About PMC

PMC focuses on delivering high quality thought leadership and cost-effective services that help retailers deliver and support their IT investments. Our reputation is built on the strength of our people, our knowledge of retail and our ability to deliver.

PMC is a friendly working environment, with flexibility and values that are advocated at every level of the business and we are proud of our employees and look to hire innovators.

This Senior DBA will be based on our client site in Birmingham with some time being in Abingdon, Oxfordshire.

The Role

As a Senior DB Administrator, you will be based on our customer’s site, responsible for carrying out maintenance & support of multiple enterprise, mission critical Databases, resolution of Incidents & Problems, Root Cause Analysis leading to recommending & performing Change activities in relation to the Databases & interfaced application configurations and performing as scheduled Database project defined activities. The role extends to defining and operating scheduled housekeeping activities, defining, recommending & implementing monitoring and alerting processes and supporting solution architects and developers, supporting development, test and production environments all of which are crucial in your role as a Senior DBA.

What you need to be successful:

You will have extensive experience of Oracle and SQL Server Database Administration at an enterprise level and the ability to research, evaluate, design, test, recommend, and plan implementation of new or improved RDBMS, ETL and database tools.

Your passion for delivering a high degree of customer service, technical expertise, diligence and timeliness is vital. As a Senior DBA you will need to be articulate, advocating accurate and comprehensive solutions to system problems & requirements, and manage a small team of off-shore DBAs to design and implement effective 24/7 support, monitoring & alerting services utilising our PMC India Office in Vadodara

What will you get in return?

The support and backing of working for PMC and the autonomy and flexibility to make changes at pace and with speed. You will be a key member of the internal IT team for our client with the full support and resources from one of the leading retail consultancies in the country.

The opportunity to really add value and make this role your own, an impact as well as the ability to influence projects and evolve your methodology and style. A competitive salary, excellent holiday entitlement, pension scheme and healthcare are available.

This role will be subject to a DBS check.

What to do now?

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Required skills

  • Sql Server
  • Mission Critical
  • Root Cause Problem Solving
  • System Configuration

Reference: 34088028

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