SQL Server DBA

Full Time

SQL DBA – 3-6 Months Contract

The SQL Server DBA urgently required by a Global Organisation based in Manchester.

The SQL Server Database Administrator will be required to manage all aspects of the end-to-end delivery of support for all of the SQL Servers & Databases, adhering to the relevant standards and assisting projects where necessary. In addition, you will have experience of administering, supporting and building SQL Server 2008 R2/2012 and SQL 2016 databases in a business-critical production environment.

Technical Skills to include:

A solid background in database administration is required – Both supporting and building SQL databases within a highly professional environment
Performance Optimisation
Investigating Problems
Production SQL Server database administration on 2008R2, 2012 (Enterprise & Standard editions), SQL 2014 and ideally having some SQL 2016 experience
Maintenance of business-critical systems
Windows Clustering and other HADR technologies
Advanced DBA, SQL Server admin and investigation skills
SQL performance optimisation, DB maintenance tasks & DB process loading analysis is key
Linux (preferably Red Hat)
MS Windows Server and active directory
Web-server skills/IIS/Web-site management
Any Cloud Experience an advantage
Experience with offshore dev teams is useful

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