Junior DBA - SQL Server

  • Nantwich, Cheshire, England
  • £20k - 30k per year Benefits

A global software business is currently looking for a Junior DBA to join their team in Nantwich, South Cheshire

This is a wonderful opportunity for someone looking to build their DBA career. The company are committed to investing their time and energy into helping you develop into a Senior DBA within 2-3 years.

Reporting into a Senior DBA, you will be helping to maintain SQL Server databases for their production application, including administration, database development and trouble shooting.

Your role will include:

• Performing SQL Server upgrades, applying patches, and monitoring status

·         Performance tuning

• Scheduling jobs and job monitoring

• Work trouble tickets for operations

• Helping to promote development changes into production

• Setting up and testing new database and data handling systems

• Sustaining the security and integrity of data

• Creating complex query definitions that allow data to be extracted

• Take part of database design

• Training colleagues in how to input and extract data

• Work collaboratively with staff to continually improve operations and service levels.


Your knowledge and experience should include:

• Knowledge of relational database management systems (RDBMS), SQL Language and XML database management systems.

• Experience with SQL development

• Some Experience with database administration and troubleshooting

• Strong analytical and organisational skills

• Eye for detail and accuracy

• The ability to work quickly, under pressure and to deadlines

• Up-to-date knowledge of technology and the Data Protection Act

If you are interested in this excellent opportunity, please apply with your CV today for immediate consideration.