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Preston (Full Time, Permanent)
£35,000 - £45,000 / Year
MS SQL DBA - Preston
MS SQL Database Administrator (DBA)
North West, UK
£38k - £45k Basic Benefits
(Salary dependent upon qualification and/or experience)

The Client:

My Client is a rapidly growing technology company specializing in IT based solutions for a variety of sectors, looking to appoint a MS SQL DBA.

The Opportunity:

This role requires someone who will be able to administer, support, performance manage and maintain peak operational performance of all MS SQL servers that reside within the business. This is a desk based role reporting to the Operations Director. However, you will be required to liaise with the wider IT team, customers and users.

The Candidate:

Knowledge of:
• Windows Server Fundamentals
• Expert MS SQL Server Technologies
• Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint)
• Business Applications (Ticketing Systems, Performance Utilities, Systems Availability and Alerting Software)
• Networking Fundamentals (LAN, WAN, WiFi, TCPIP, DHCP and DNS)

Key responsibilities may include, but are not limited to:

Maintain operational availability of the databases
• Ensure systems performance is reporting and providing key performance metrics
• Ensure databases are tuned and performant
• Be aware and implement an adequate patching policy managing risk throughout
• Maintain and manage any deployments and releases
• Troubleshoot any performance or service related matters through to resolution, this may include out of hours working including weekends
• Day to day service delivery attaining a high level of customer satisfaction
• Updates to knowledgebase and documentation
• Monitoring and management of systems through the relevant tool sets available
• Communicates to service desk, team and business when changes in process and customers occur