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SQL DBA / SQL Database Administrator

Microsoft SQL Server DBA with strong skills in TSQL, SQL Server Reporting services, SQL Server Analysis Services and PowerShell needed to join a team focused on the support, maintenance and development of the SQL estate for this well established software house, providing services into the financial services sector.

The responsibilities are varied, but will include:

  • Playing an integral role in delivering high quality solutions in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2/2012/2014

  • Contributing to agile meetings, including planning, review, retrospectives and daily stand ups

  • Using agile tools and techniques to manage workload and collaborate within the team

  • Where necessary supporting, enhancing and refactoring stored procedures, triggers and user defined functions for existing applications

  • Demonstrating and following best working practices in use the of technologies, keeping up to date with and communicating developments in the industry

  • Understanding, demonstrating and encouraging software craftsmanship


The right candidate will be experienced in the development, support and administration of: stored procedures, triggers and user defined functions in Microsoft SQL server 2008R2, 2012 and 2014.

The candidate will also be responsibility for the on-going maintenance of databases, ensuring backup integrity and supporting the department's disaster recovery strategy aswell as the migration of databases to new environments.

Essential skills:

  • Microsoft SQL Server 2014/2012/2008R2

  • Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services

  • Microsoft SQL Server Analysis Services

  • PowerShell

Desirable skills

  • Agile (Scrum or Kanban)

  • Team Foundation Server

This is a superb opportunity with a progressive organisation that have and continue to invest heavily in their IT systems.

It's an opportunity to work on innovative projects for one of the leaders in their market.

They have created a working environment of which they are rightly proud and they need people who are talented, positive and robust and can make a real contribution to their future technical direction.

To discuss in detail please send your CV to Richard Morgan at Remit Resources ASAP.