2 weeks ago

SQL DBA (Database Administrator)

Oxford 35K - 37.5K Permanent

Job Reference: SQ9

SQL DBA (Database Administrator)

Location: Fully remote but occasional travel to Oxfordshire branch office

Salary: £37,500 + Benefits

Buzz Words: SQL DBA / SQL Database Administrator / SSIS / Azure / T-SQL / SQL

An exciting opportunity to work for an organisation that is continuing to grow and do some really exciting stuff when it comes to working with Data.

They are looking for a database administrator (DBA) that will be responsible for the performance, integrity and security of all their databases. The role will also give you the opportunity to be involved in the planning and development of their database solutions, maintenance and monitoring of existing databases and SQL Server instances, troubleshooting any database related issues, and pro-actively improving data standards and data integrity. The role will also act as cross-team support and liaison between BI, IT, and Software Development for any database related projects or issues.

The role is being offered as a full time permanent, at 37.5 hours per week, but we will consider applications for part-time to a minimum of 25 hours per week.


· Create, monitor, maintain and optimise SQL Agent jobs and Stored Procedures

· Manage data import/export processes and data change requests, which may include bulk updates, packages for automated data flow operations in SSIS and Azure data factory

· Support the BI Team in day to day operation and management of reporting databases

· Plan, design and build databases for new client implementations

· Documentation including data standards, entity relationship diagrams, data flow diagrams, procedures and definitions for data dictionary

· Create and maintain processes to enforce and monitor data standards and data integrity

· Maintain users, roles and permissions

· Develop, manage and test maintenance schedules, back-up and recovery plans

· Carry out capacity planning and monitor data storage

· Support the Software Development team with changes, testing and review of database components of in-house developments

· Support the IT Team with DBMS upgrades, patches and SQL Server instance configuration

· Conduct research on best practices, software enhancements and technology changes

Key Skills and Experience

· Proven experience of working within a DBA role

· Strong SQL Server skills including performance tuning, database configuration and management, troubleshooting and database security practices

· Experience of T-SQL, indexes, stored procedures and statistics

· Strong communication skills with the ability to convey technical solutions

Desirable Skills

· Working knowledge of SSIS

· Exposure to Azure SQL

If you feel that you have the required skills and experience to be considered for this role, and want to be considered then please forward an up to date version of your CV, and you will be contacted back within 24 hours

Buzz Words: SQL DBA / SQL Database Administrator / SSIS / Azure / T-SQL / SQL

Buzz Words: SQL DBA / SQL Database Administrator / SSIS / Azure / T-SQL / SQL

Buzz Words: SQL DBA / SQL Database Administrator / SSIS / Azure / T-SQL / SQL

Buzz Words: SQL DBA / SQL Database Administrator / SSIS / Azure / T-SQL / SQ

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