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SQL Server DBA

£55,000 | Brighton | Permanent


Posted 27 days ago


Interquest are collaborating with an exciting financial services organisation based in Brighton who are currently seeking a SQL Server Database Administrator to support their IT Change function. This person will build and deploy technical solutions, and deliver infrastructure solutions and systems for project teams or small change requests. Reporting to the IT Infrastructure Manager, this person will translate high level designs into robust IT systems and services, and create low level designs to document solution configuration.

Other key responsibilities:

* Responsible for the performance and security of their Databases, ensuring data is available, accessible and protected.
* Monitor performance and Database tuning.
* Ensure the delivery of project solutions and escalate issues to Line Managers, Project Managers or Service Heads in a timely manner.
* Make changes to production systems, holding accountability for their availability, security and performance.
* Manage workload of incidents, requests, changes, project tasks and other objectives.
* Provide knowledge transfer and documentation to the department when completing new solutions and changes.
* Understand the restrictions of software licensing.
* Able to implement changes outside of normal business hours.

Required skills and experience:

* Microsoft Windows Administration in Server Operating Systems Windows 2003 - 2016
* Microsoft Windows Desktop Administration in Windows 7 - 10
* VMWare vSphere Operating System Virtualisation
* Storage Area Network (SAN) concepts
* Networking concepts (Cisco switches and Palo Alto Firewalls)
* Monitoring technologies (Splunk)
* Microsoft Server Application products (SQL Server 2008 - 2016, Microsoft Exchange and SharePoint)
* Incident management
* IaaS, SaaS and PaaS
* Scripting (PowerShell)

Friendly environment and hybrid flexible working, please apply today!

InterQuest Group is acting as an employment agency for this vacancy. InterQuest Group is an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of age, disability, gender, religion/belief, race, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, sex or sexual orientation. Please make us aware if you require any reasonable adjustments throughout the recruitment process.