Database Administrator: SQL Server - Midlands

Thornton Gregory Limited
West Midlands
On application
14 Jun 2017
21 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Database Administrator: SQL Server- Midlands (Permanent)

We are searching for an experienced Database Administrator/DBAto join one of our leading household brand named clients. They are expanding their digital footprint and entering into a massive programme of work to deliver a new Omni channel presence. You will be developing new products, mobile applications for internal use within the business, and delivering key insights to make our products better and keep their customers happy.

As the Database Administrator, you will be joining our clients team of SQL experts to migrate their core data infrastructure and help support our 200+ SQL Servers.

You'll be a SQL Server expert and have a strong DBA background supporting complex distributed production environments. Also, you will fully understand the intricacies of SQL Replication at scale. Performance tuning and query optimisation will be a core strength as will be supporting Data Warehouses and managing SSIS, SSRS and SSAS implementations.

Your first major task however will be to migrate our central databases solutions to our new SQL Server clusters and reconfiguring SQL Replication from 130+ concurrent publishers to this new platform.

You'll report direct to the Data Platforms Manager and work in a wider Software Engineering team alongside application developers and testers.

In return, you will be working on a very large and progressive programme, you will be working with an array of technologies in a very forward thinking and autonomous environment.

So, if you are a strong Database Administrator with solid experience within SQL, who is looking for a new challenge and you are looking to work for a company that offer a high degree of flexibility in the way you work, then contact me ASAP for more information and a role specification.