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SQL Database Administrator

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire Industry: Engineering
Salary: Negotiable Contact: Ivan Rolfe
Posted: 9 months ago Contact Email: irolfe@meridianbs.co.uk

SQL Database Administrator

An exciting opportunity for an experienced SQL Database Administrator as arisen with our Client. The successful candidate will be responsible for and proactively manage the SQL Server database portfolio ensuring smooth running and high availability.

Working across the business they will also lead or contribute to database/data warehouse design and development, producing performant, scalable and secure database implementations.

Highly committed and motivated with a service oriented mentality they will take ownership of the database environment and be comfortable working both independently and across cross functional teams.

Key Responsibilities

Lead in the design, implementation and monitoring of database strategies, including architecture, security and backup.

Proactively manage, monitor and tune the database environment.

Create and promote database design and development best practices and standards. Mentor others on efficient and maintainable design and code.

Ensure database environment is fully supported. Identify, plan and execute database software upgrade and patching activities.

Provide database support to other cross functional teams.

Personal Attributes

MS SQL Server Database Administration experience working across multiple Live and Dev/Test systems at the same time.

Strong SQL Server development experience/skills using T-SQL (Queries stored procedures, triggers, functions, etc.)

Experience supporting cross functional teams and SharePoint database environments

Experience troubleshooting and resolving database problems.

A proven ability to multi-task, manage various daily priorities and context-switch effectively between different activities and teams

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Agency.

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