Job: Infrastructure SQL DBA

Title Infrastructure SQL DBA
Categories Technology Permanent
Salary Up to £70k + Bonus & Benefits
Location London
Job Information

Harris Global are recruiting for an Infrastructure SQL DBA to join an industry leading financial institution in Central London on a permanent basis.

The role is an Infrastructure SQL DBA within the Infrastructure & Operations department, providing technical MS SQL expertise to support the aims and objectives of the Technology function.

Responsibilities include:

Work within a team (4) of in-house DBAs to support around 1400 databases/140 MS SQL database Servers across production and test environments
Cover early and late shifts in office (08:00 to 18:00) and out of hours cover on a rota system
Support the business via a support call system, resolving logged support calls within agreed SLAs
Performing proactive monitoring of the SQL Server estate, ensuring system availability and performance
Skills & Experience Required:

Strong knowledge of SQL administration and security protocols for Client Server environments deployed using Cloud based IaaS, PaaS and SaaS solutions on Windows platforms (using Azure)
Experience in all aspects of database management with versions of MS SQL Server up to 2019, including:

Administering, managing & maintaining very large databases (4TB+) requiring 24/7 availability

Strong performance tuning and troubleshooting skills

Knowledge of Transact SQL

ETL – SSIS (Data Factory preferable)

Data warehousing – SSAS (Analysis Services in Azure preferable)

SSRS & PowerBI

Database & server health monitoring (DPA preferable)

SQL Server HA/DR

SQL Server Availability Groups/Always On

Database mirroring

SQL Server Log shipping

Backup and Recovery


Multi-Subnet Windows Clustering

Financial Services experience is desirable but not essential.

For further information, please apply for immediate review.

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