Database Specialist
Posted 3 months ago - Expired 2 months ago

Sheffield,
Permanent Full Time
£45,000-55,000 DOE

Our client is a leading B2B provider of telecommunication and utilities services. They are currently looking for a Databse Specialist to be based in the development team within the Sheffield office.

Our client is a leading B2B provider of telecommunication and utilities services. They are currently looking for a Databse Specialist to be based in the development team within the Sheffield office.

Key duties will include:

• Maintaining multiple MS SQL Databases and BI solutions
• Defining future development of the business’ technology platform
• Taking responsibility for delivery of multiple projects to various business streams
• Establishing new ways of working and architecture moving forward
• Gaining extensive experience on different products and services
• Automating Database tasks
• Mentoring of other Developers on Database Design and Performance
• Taking responsibility for several concurrent projects and improving monitoring & maintenance processes
• Designing technical solutions to solve business problems

The successful candidate will be :

• Working in an Agile environment
• Working with test driven development
• Working with multi-disciplinary project teams across the whole SDLC
• Building positive team dynamics and relationships with internal and external stakeholders
• Working with a diverse and high energy team of over 20 talented engineers
• Continually learning and developing their skills
Required experience and qualifications:

• 5+ years experience designing, developing and maintaining large-scale databases using Microsoft SQL Server
• 2+ years experience of database administration
• 2+ years experience of working in an Agile/Lean environment
• Three-year university degree or equivalent in a computing discipline
• Experience of SSIS\SSRS\BI
• Experience of database performance tuning and refactoring processes
• Experience of coaching developers in SQL best practices
• Good knowledge of storage technologies, memory management, disk arrays, networking

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