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SQL Server Database Administrator

Job Title: SQL Server Database Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northampton, United Kingdom
REF: 1499
Contact Name: Peter Sanders
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

SQL Server DBA (New services, latest technology, opportunities to progress)

SQL Server DBA required by one of the UK's largest provider of outsourced payment-processing services to banks, based in Northampton. They offer their staff, excellent personal development, competitive pay and investment in the latest technology.  

The Company

A market leader in processing domestic cheques across the UK, handling over 500 million cheques every year. They specialise in banking and financial services operations covering services like, fraud management, ISA & Mortgage processing, Scanning facilities and reconcilements. They are on track to  become market leader in providing a paperless society through the provision of an Image based processing and exchange structure.

The Position

Working as part of the Application Deployment Team the role will be responsible for the performance, integrity and security of all SQL Server databases. You will be involved in Auditing,Trend analysis/Capacity management, Monitoring, Installing and testing new versions of the SQL Server Database Management System (DBMS). They are paying 35-50k + car allowance 4-5k (depending on experience)

You will need the following skills and experience; 

  • SQL Server installation and configuration
  • SQL Server database design
  • SQL Server capacity planning
  • SQL Server clustering
  • Knowledge of database backup and restore strategy
  • SQL Server database performance tuning capability      
  • Root cause analysis & problem solving skills
  • T-SQL scripting
  • Knowledge of DTS/SSIS packages and SSRS

The Location:

The role will be based in Northampton, Brackmills Industrial Estate. 35 hours per week. The working profile may be varied in line with changing business needs. There is plenty of free onsite parking with a generous subsidised canteen serving breakfast, lunch & dinner.

Reasons you should apply;

- Training and development

- Good working environment

- Friendly people.

- Generous subsidised canteen.

Please contact Peter Sanders on 01908 886033