SQL Server Database Administrator
MS SQL Server DBA required by my highly successful financial client in the City. The MS SQL Server DBA will be responsible for administering, development and to provide an efficient database technology architecture supporting the use of application software and business data. Key activities for the role are as follows:
To manage and administer the business application databases used throughout the Office inline with agreed procedures and controls.
To provide support in the implementation and maintenance of agreed standards and procedures for the database technology in line with the requirements of the Office.
To manage and apply changes to the technology architecture in accordance with agreed standards and procedures.
To monitor the efficiency and integrity of the application services to the business and research & recommend improvements to technology architecture & processes
To optimise the performance distribution, storage and maintenance of data.
This is a superb opportunity for a talented SQL Server DBA to join a highly successful and rewarding institution who offer superb opportunities and rewards. The office environment is superb as is on-going training and development. The company also values it's employees by its work-life balance offering and superb working conditions.
You will have 3-5 years experience in administration of production systems including: development/change processes, version control, housekeeping, capacity planning and tuning, and data maintenance
A minimum of 2 years experience of using and supporting MS SQL Server with 2 years experience
Experience of structured problem solving and debugging technique
Strong technical aptitude and good inter-personal skills with experience of financial applications including Preview, Bloomberg, Reuters, and other information services.
MCSE, MCSD/MCDBA Certification is desirable