Job: SQL Database Administrator

Title SQL Database Administrator
Categories Technology Contract
Salary Up to £500 per day
Location London
Job Information

Harris Global are currently recruiting on behalf of our industry leading client, who are looking to hire a SQL Database Administrator to join their London team. The successful candidate will support and maintain a large Microsoft SQL estate, you will also be required to join an out of hours on-call rota.

Key Responsibilities:

Adhere to our security policies to ensure our customers data is protected
Install, patch and maintain all database software to internal standards
Perform development environment refreshes
Carry out DR testing for databases including documenting any process changes
Troubleshoot and resolve issues on production and development environments.
Plan, test and perform database upgrades.
Create documentation for new processes and procedures
Consult with application and development teams on database design and usage
Liaise with internal support teams.
Identify suitable uses for MS SQL new features.
Follow the organisations change management and service management processes.
Perform work out of hours when required.
Automate, script and make use of tools for routine operations

Specific Skills:

Experience supporting MS SQL versions 2008r2, 2012, 2014 and 2016
Experience supporting SQL Clusters, Mirroring and Always On.
Experience of SQL Server backup and recovery.
Experience of implementing and maintaining TDE.
Experience of database upgrades
Experience of database migration
Experience of writing PowerShell scripts
In depth performance tuning experience
Microsoft operating system knowledge
Experience working in a controlled data center environment

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