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SQL Server DBA

  • Location Liverpool, Merseyside
  • Job-type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH96420
  • Salary £400 - £600 per day
  • Specialisation Technology
  • Posted November 21, 2019

SQL Server DBA - Liverpool

Responsibilities:

Planning and executing on strategic database activities including on more complex issues:

  • Installation, configuration and upgrading of Sqlserver server software and products
  • Creating and sizing database storage structures and database objects
  • Plan for capacity planning and make recommendations accordingly
  • Planning for and actual backup and recovery of database information
  • Setting strategic direction for database platforms
  • Good knowledge of SSRS, SSAS, and SSIS is asset
  • Configure Log shipping, Mirroring, Clustering without support
  • Advance Technology Knowledge on Always On/HA/Mirroring/Migration Strategy.

Experience:

  • Strong experience of working with SQL Server 2005/2008/2012/2014/2016/2017/2019
    • Experience in managing 24*7 production server, huge databases and multiple instances
    • Proficiency in logical/physical data modeling/architecture design.
    • Excellent skill in T-SQL Performance Tuning.
    • Experience with MS SQL Server log shipping, replication, database mirroring and high availability like AlwaysOn
    • Experience with MS SQL Agent and features: maintenance plan, scheduled jobs, alert, SQL Mail and DB Mail
    • Experience with performance tuning, execution plan, trouble shooting, index and statistics
    • Good knowledge of active-active cluster, SAN storage, data partitioning, multi-thread environment
    • Good knowledge of and skills in database security design and implementation

Knowledge and skills (general and technical)

  • Strong understanding of relational database concepts, related tools and utilities
  • Good knowledge of SQL
  • Good time management, project management, and organisation skills

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