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SQL Database Administrator - SQL Server - Manchester - £45,000

SQL Database Administrator - SQL Server - Manchester - £45,000

Posted 5 April by Circle Recruitment Easy Apply Ended

SQL Database Administrator - SQL Server - Manchester - £45,000

SQL Database Administrator / SQL DBA with strong SQL experience with SQL design, development and administration is required by a leading financial services company based in Manchester

Experience required

  • Have at least 3 years' experience in SQL database administration, design and development
  • Strong Maintenance and Administration experience, so responsible for all aspects of SQL database administration and maintenance
  • Experience of performance tuning SQL Databases and TSQL code in an AGILE environment
  • Have had some exposure to testing and quality assurance processes
  • Ideally, have some cloud database management (Azure, for example, would be great)

The Role

  • Provide day to day management of backups, restores, recovery models, clustering, database mirroring and replication
  • Remediating SQL Server related issues such as CPU, memory, I/O, disk space etc.
  • Maintaining the SQL database Disaster Recovery & BCP setup for all the system environments using the appropriate methodologies.
  • Manage risks and issues, then escalate matters when appropriate
  • Provide the analysis and design of the SQL database solutions
  • Work on Data transformation and migration packages

This role is for one of the leading companies in Manchester. Employing over 700 people they have an already established IT team and this is due to continued growth. It will suit somebody who has a passion for SQL and has been in a similar role before. The working environment is one in which they want ideas and you get to understand the business quickly and work on some great projects from day 1.

My client is looking for pay a starting salary of between £40,000 - £45,000 + Benefits (Free parking, Gym, onsite restaurant etc). To apply send your CV to

Keywords: SQL Database Administrator - SQL Server - Powershell - AGILE - Azure - Manchester - £45,000

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