Additional Resources Ltd.
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Technical Consultant / DBA - Altrincham / Home Based

Technical Consultant / DBA - Altrincham / Home Based

Monday to Friday 08.00 - 16.00

Package: £40 - 45k & Excellent Benefits

A leading supplier of Software solutions to the Public sector requires a Technical Consultant to join their Technical Services Team in the Altrincham office to manage and maintain the database tier for internal and customer software solutions.

Primarily Oracle DBA role but with some elements of SQL Server DBA.

Windows, Unix, storage and networks.


Responsible for the delivery of technical services
Engage in the escalation and resolution of problems
Maintenance of the relevant technical documentation
Installation and upgrades of Oracle or SQL Server database instances on customer sites (usually remotely)
Input to the software development team on database design
General troubleshooting
Some Out of Hours work will be required (for example upgrading customer systems at weekends or evenings)

Skills Required:

Practical knowledge of Oracle databases, PL/SQL programming and SQL Server administration
A minimum of three years' hands-on experience as Oracle or SQL DBA for a production system.
Implementation or support of hosted, high-availability systems
Experience of trouble-shooting, tuning, and data fixing, in an Oracle environment
General trouble-shooting of 3-tier distributed installations (Windows, Unix, Oracle, DCOM)
Experience and working knowledge of Windows environments is desirable
Experience of working to ISO9000 standards
Aptitude and enthusiasm to take the lead in complex and unpredictable technical situations
Ability to work without supervision and in client-facing environments
Experience of dealing with customers
Experience of dealing with multiple customer systems in a managed service environment.

Key words, oracle, DBA, SQL, PL/SQL

We are an Employment Business and an Employment Agency as defined within The Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Businesses Regulations 2003

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: 40000-45000 Per Annum
  • Location: Altrincham / Home Based
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: Additional Resources Ltd.
  • Contact: Christine
  • Tel: 0845 450 6635
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: CE/D/032565
  • Posted: 2016-09-08 16:47:00 -

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