40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP50000/annum salary plus competitive package
04 Aug 2017
01 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Location - Stoke on Trent
Salary - GBP40,000 to GBP50,000

A large, fast paced company are looking for a DBA to join a growing Database Team to play a key part in developing new and existing database related functions.
The role encompasses elements of DBA and SQL Development, but with a main focus on the DBA aspect. You will be working closely with Technical Operations, Database Developers and .Net Developers to develop, maintain and support any functions.

Key Responsibilities
Monitor SQL servers and troubleshoot issues as they arise to keep the production SQL servers running smoothly
Develop, maintain and support any new SQL functions that are needed
Maintain existing SQL environments such as Dev, test, stage, UAT and production
Perform back-ups and restores as required
Provide day to day support to the wider IT department in regards to SQL
Manage SQL server and Database Security in line with standards
Have a proactive approach to performance and process improvement
Gather technical requirements and create specifications that can be used throughout the planning process

Skills required
SQL Server 2008 / 2012 / 2014 / 2016
Experience of SQL migration
T-SQL experience is a must
Experience of dealing with very large databases
Replications, log shipping, clustering and mirroring experience
Experience of plan guides and plan execution
Strong communication skills
Database requirements gathering and experience of creating technical documentation
Strong analytical and problem solving skills

This is a great opportunity to join a well-established team and company and progress and develop your career.
We are in the process of arranging interviews for the next coming week, so please do not hesitate to get in touch with Kim Roe of Vantage Consulting on (Apply online only) or send an updated copy of your CV through to (Email Removed)