Abram, Manchester, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: I.T. & Communications
SQL DBA - 2 Months initially - Manchester
This role in inside of IR35
Preference is for the contractor to work on site but the client can be flexible with some remote work
Essential:- Expert knowledge of SQL Server database administration. Significant experience of administrating a large database estate supporting critical business applications.
SQL DBA to work closely with other members of the Database Administration team to support of the database environments required to deliver solutions that are consistent with the Council's goals, industry best practice, and regulatory requirements.
successful SQL DBA will be expected to start immediately and hit the ground running.
The SQL DBA will have:
Expert knowledge of SQL Server database administration
Significant experience of administrating a large database estate supporting critical business applications
SQL DBA experience of any of the following:
Experience of T-SQL, PL/SQL and Unix shell scripting
Knowledge of service monitoring and alerting
VMware and Solaris virtualised platforms
Knowledge of Microsoft Windows and Oracle Solaris operating systems
Knowledge of SAN storage
Excellent communication and customer service skills
Practical understanding of core ITIL functions
Be willing to work flexibly including out of hours and Bank Holidays to support customer demand and potential incidents
Provide on-call cover as part of a rota
Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK
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