Senior Database Administrator

  • PDL Finance Ltd
  • Debden, Loughton, UK
  • Mar 22, 2019
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Job Description

Job Title:                                                           Senior Database Administrator

Department:                                                     Development

Reports To:                                                       Development Manager

Job Type:                                                          Contract

 

Main Purpose of Role:    

To perform DB maintenance which would include, performance analysis / tuning, security audits and a data schema review. Must have a proven track record in the role of DBA.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

This is a hands-on role where your responsibilities will include, but are not solely limited to the following:

  • DB Performance analysis and tuning both Production and Testing environments.
  • Security audits i.e. review and update user access to all DBs across all servers (testing and production), review access logs and ensuring passwords are of appropriate strengths.
  • General consultancy and advisement on best practices.
  • Ad-hoc projects.

Technical Skills:

Must be fluent in the following:

  • SQL Server 2014.
  • Always-On Availability Groups.

Personal Qualities

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • The confidence to express ideas as part of a creative team.
  • A clear and genuine interest in technological trends.
  • The ability to meet deadlines and think strategically.
  • A passionate approach to work with a desire to push boundaries.
  • The ability to explain technical jargon to peers.
  • Honest, reliable, dedicated and hard working.

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Occupations

Database Development-Administration, General-Other: IT-Software Development, Network and Server Administration

Salary

Competitive

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