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Senior Database Administrator

Senior Database Administrator

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Data and Analytics

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £350 - £400 per day

  • Contact:

    Josh Jennings

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

Job profile

My client, a conglomerate Broker of the London market, is looking for a SQL Server DBA specialist to ensure high levels of database availability. You will need to stabilize critical/deteriorating situations & work toward permanent self-sufficiency, while maintaining SLA.

The primary responsibilities are:

  • Installation, configuration and upgrading of SQL Server software and products
  • Creating and sizing database storage structures and database objects
  • Backup and recovery of database information
  • Setting strategic direction for database platforms
  • Configure Log shipping, Mirroring, Clustering


  • Expertise in SQL Server 2008/2012/2014/2016/2019
  • Ability to work independently and as a team
  • Proficiency in logical/physical data modeling/architecture design.
  • Excellent skills in T-SQL Performance Tuning.
  • Good knowledge of and skills in database security design and implementation
  • Troubleshooting DB related alerts
  • Backup/Restore, Data Refresh/Migration
  • Knowledgeable with various Backup and restores processes such as partial Backup, point in time restores etc.

You will also be responsible for mentoring junior colleagues while maintaining a 24/7 support line for the UK area.

Please apply or get in touch today to find out more.