SQL DBA at Surrey Satellite Technology, Guildford, up to 12 Months, £Contract Rate

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  • Guildford, UK
  • May 12, 2022
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Vacancy for SQL DBA - Contract

Job Id: 2277
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Location: Guildford, Surrey
Title: SQL DBA - Contract
Reference: 286
Post Date: 11 May 2022
Exp Date: 31 Dec 2022
Region: Guildford
Category: Operations
Contract Type: Temporary/Full Time

Key Purpose

This contract role falls "inside IR35".  Contract is for up to 12 months.


Responsible for SQL Database Management and Administration 

Key Tasks

  • Troubleshooting SQL errors/issues on Production and Development Environments.
  • SQL Server Performance Tuning / Optimisation.
  • Automation of Administrative Tasks utilising T-SQL and PowerShell.
  • Database Design and Architecture.
  • Responsible for the security and availability of the SQL Server environment.
  • Responsible for SQL licence management and compliance
  • Review and improve existing processes, procedures and infrastructure.

Skills & Experience

  • Degree in Computing or equivalent desirable
  • MCP, MCSA or MCSE in Data / Analytics desirable
  • SQL Server Administration (performance tuning, optimisation, HA/DR and backups) in versions from 2012 to 2019.
  • Experience with other SQL apps such as MySQL and MariaDB
  • Knowledge of C# ASP.NET MVC web application development to assist in communication with other developers would be beneficial.
  • SQL Server Administration (performance tuning, optimisation, HA/DR and backups)
  • Failover Clustering and AlwaysOn Availability Groups
  • Exposure with SQL Cloud migration highly desirable
  • Agile development
  • Exposure to other Microsoft software (SharePoint and Dynamics)