SQL Server DBA - Junior / Graduate
SQL DBA - Junior / Graduate Fantastic opportunity to kick start or advance your career as a DBA with a massive brand. Our client is a big well known ecommerce company that runs its technology on a Microsoft stack. We are looking for someone who can help administer the SQL Server Database servers. The Infrastructure Department are looking for a Junior SQL Database Administrator to work on productions systems, to join this exciting and vital part of the business. The Production Database Team is responsible for supporting databases and ensuring their performance, availability, scalability and security. ROLE OVERVIEW Assist with the setup/upgrade and installation of all database servers, ensuring that the correct hardware configuration, covering disk, RAID and storage requirements are in place to provide high availability, scalability and optimum performance. Responsible for QA of all UAT and Production releases ensuring standards are followed, deployment of fit for purpose code to UAT and Live, driving all requests through the process to completion - end to end ownership. Participation in a shift pattern to provide office cover to ensure 24 7 support. Noteoffice cover may vary depending on prevailing spikes in users on the site. Following and improving internal processes to ensure accurate and consistent database processes are carried out for production database requests with support for operational deployments, business intelligence and analytical reporting requirements Responsible for monitoring, reporting on and maintaining the reporting of activity and trends on the database servers and databases to senior management to enable a capacity planning strategy to be employed. DESIRED EXPERIENCE Ideally with one years experience within IT Infrastructure / Database Management. Ideally with one years experience of Sql Server database technologies Experience with systems in an environment with varied complex applications and database architectures Strong communication and presentation skills Must be able to work in a fast paced environment on multiple projects with independent deadlines and deliverables, and have a strong attention for detail. Please send your CV and I will contact you to discuss the company and the fantastic career opportunities that they offer their staff.