Databases Administrator

Finance Douglas

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Databases Administrator


Job title: Databases Administrator
Salary: £35,000 – £40,000 pa
Benefits: Bonus Scheme, 25 days holiday, Sick pay, Life Assurance, Health Insurance, non-contributory pension, paternity & maternity leave, 2 subsidised qualifications, up to 10 days study leave per year, social events, corporate health club & gym memberships, subsidised on-site personal trainer, fruit in the office, a fantastic working environment.
Duration: Permanent.

This role includes six distinct areas, Database performance, Operations and Support, Methods and Procedures, Governance, Colleague Mentoring and Development, Technical Expertise. 

You will put in place and aid in the enforcement of a strategy for developing and maintaining databases and ensure the acceptable performance, stability, availability and governance of those databases.

Duties include:
Play an influential role in monitoring and tuning of databases
Report and advise on performance bottlenecks and suggested solutions.
Resolve systems issues related to database malfunction.
Document issues and analyse usage in order to put in place preventative measures to reduce downtime.
Provide significant input into the development, improvement and implementation of effective methods and procedures relating to, DB design, maintenance, storage and backup strategy, recovery policy and DR procedures, access and user privileges, Data protection, encryption and disposal.
Periodically review procedures related to the storage, access, disposal and use of data in order to ensure compliance with policy.
Provide significant input into the governance of databases.
Aid in the education of developers responsible for writing databases access code to ensure they are competent and aware of best practices to reduce the risk of underperforming code.
Develop and maintain a strong level of technical knowledge relating to database administration.

We would like to invite anyone with any of the following education and experience to apply:

At least 2 years’ experience in a database administration role
Experience with Oracle and SQL server.
Experience and knowledge of data warehouse solutions and development
MS SQL Administration.
Understands relational database theory.
TSQL development and tuning.
DBA qualifications equivalent to MCSA: SQL Server (Solutions Associate) for MS SQL 2012/2016.

We are interviewing now for this role, please apply now by calling Jo on 629676 or by emailing your CV to

ID #3864 Location Douglas Job Sectors Informational Technology Type Permanent Role Databases Administrator Career Level Middle Salary £35,000 - £40,000

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