JOB TITLE: Database Administrator (MSSQL)


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Bristol
Job Reference : 12615 Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 12/09/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £40000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Health, Training
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

The Role - Database Administrator (Ms SQL Server) Location - Bristol Package - To £42,000 plus benefits The Role: Are you a database administrator that is looking to build upon your experience and progress into a senior role? This could be the opportunity for you - working for a Microsoft Gold Level service provider, you`ll be joining the existing team providing support for managed service customers.


Job Description

The Role - Database Administrator (Ms SQL Server)
Location - Bristol
Package - To £42,000 plus benefits

The Role:
Are you a database administrator that is looking to build upon your experience and progress into a senior role? This could be the opportunity for you - working for a Microsoft Gold Level service provider, you`ll be joining the existing team providing support for managed service customers.

If you have been working in a technical and operational role providing general database support within an enterprise or service provider environment, then we`ll give you the experience and training to further your career with the intention of becoming a highly qualified, senior Microsoft SQL DBA.

This is a large estate environment, and you`ll be providing general database support for over 350 managed DB servers.

The technology split is 80% MS SQL Server and 20% MySQL but we are happy to train on MySQL.

What will you be doing?
* In conjunction with the rest of the service and support team, Administration and Support for all internal & external managed databases.
* This will include monitoring & troubleshooting alongside optimisation / tuning of database system performance.
* Reviewing patch and release of supported dbase platforms alongside supervising and performing the installation of system patches and upgrades.
* Installation and support of new database solutions.
* Acting as a point of escalation for managed database faults and issues.
* Capacity / Availability planning and management
* Incident, change and service management requests within SLA.

What have you done before?
* Solid MS SQL Server operational support and administration experience, ideally within an enterprise or service provider level company.
* Demonstrate a good understanding of operational support responsibility within an ITIL service management environment.
* Knowledge of T-SQL, SSIS, SSRS, SSAS, Security Models and associated SQL diagnostic tools.
* MYSQL database support experience an advantage - but not strictly essential.
* Working knowledge, or good understanding of clustering.
* Understanding internet applications, hosting concepts and associated technologies.

The Company:
Well known technology service provider with a ringfenced training budget for each member of the technical department. Microsoft Gold Partner, and strong believer in providing support to achieve formal accreditation such as the SQL Server based MCSA and the MCSE data platform or business intelligence accreditation.

Bluefire Consulting is an employment agency acting on behalf of a client company.


Job Keywords

DBA, Database Administrator, MS SQL, SQL Server, MySQL



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