I am currently looking for an SQL DBA to be based in Camden for a permanent role.
Salary up to £52,217.34 (£39,587.34 + 10% on call allowance + £2,520 London Allowance + a SFIA supplement of up to £6,152 depending on skills and experience)
Reporting to the Application Support Manager
CV deadline is Wednesday 4th April
Must have strong SQL skills, Oracle skills would be a bonus however SQL is a priority.
This function is responsible for installation, configuration, upgrade, administration, monitoring, maintenance and tuning
of physical databases. The role helps to optimise performance and availability of Forcecritical
IT solutions, working
closely with application owners to plan strategy and define system roadmaps.
The job holder will assist in assembly of Business Cases to secure funding for new products and major system
upgrades, help to obtain approval for Change Requests and implement them accordingly. He/she will liaise with
system suppliers, business customers and technical colleagues in pursuit of his/her duties, and will help to safeguard
and secure access to the information the Force depends on to make tactical and strategic decisions. This will typically
involve researching and responding to logged issues, providing advice/training to users, devising
corrections/workarounds where appropriate, updating documentation, manipulating data and defining database
enhancements.The installation, configuration, upgrade, administration, monitoring and maintenance of physical databases.
Extensive experience of working as a production DBA in SQL Server environments, providing support for mission
critical applications. Good experience of performance monitoring and database optimisation tools and techniques.
Good experience of backup
and recovery tools and techniques. Some experience of working as a development DBA.
Good knowledge of application interfacing tools and techniques.
MS Windows Server 2003/2008/2012 Level 3: Extensive Experience
PL SQL and T SQL Level 3: Extensive Experience
SQL Developer (or similar GUI based DB viewer) Level 3: Extensive Experience
SQL Management Studio and Dynamic Management Views (DMV) Level 3: Extensive Experience
SQL Server 2005/2008/2012 Level 3: Extensive Experience
SQL Server Data Base Administration Level 3: Extensive Experience
SQL Server Integration Services and SQL Server Reporting Services Level 3: Extensive Experience
UNIX Operating System Level 2: Working Experience
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