Mid/Senior SQL Database Administrator (DBA)

DevOpsGuys Ltd
Cardiff (Caerdydd)
£30,000 - £45,000
18 Apr 2017
27 Apr 2017
Mid/Senior SQL Database Administrator (DBA) Senior SQL Database Administrator (DBA): Mid/Senior - Location: Cardiff/Remote Option - Salary: £30,000 - £45,000 pa depending on experience - SQL - installing - Configuring - Database Maintenance What We Do. We transform and accelerate the way that organisations deliver software. We believe that DevOps offers a new operating model for IT departments to deliver software at speed and therefore we help large organisations fundamentally change the way they build, deliver and run software. Making a significant difference to the companies we work with is immensely satisfying. Our beliefs underpin the culture that we have built at DevOpsGuys: Teamwork matters There is no glory in winning alone Embrace the journey Living at the edge of change is hard Fail Fast, fail Safe Failure is an option Love to learn Share your experiences Take action Through change we bring opportunity So, are you ready to change the world? An exciting opportunity for a Mid/Senior SQL Database Administrator (DBA) to join an established business in the centre of Cardiff. This would be an ideal role for someone that is looking for a new and exciting project/challenge with in a business where they would have the opportunity to grow their skill set and progress internally. This is a challenging and highly rewarding role for an ambitious Mid/Senior SQL Database Administrator (DBA) to join a fast- growing and market leading company, working hands-on with the latest infrastructure technologies. The skills you'll need: - Proven experience as a Microsoft SQL Server DBA with SQL 2008 and 2012 (SQL 2014 or 2016 an advantage) - Experience of installing and configuring Microsoft SQL Server across versions and platforms - Performing Backup and recovery maintenance/support - Log shipping - Tuning T-SQL queries for performance improvement - Be familiar with Active Directory and NTFS permissions - Setting up monitoring using Idera or similar tool - Good communication skills - Good interpersonal skills Nice to have: - Scripting with Powershell - Using Microsoft Azure or AWS - Working with source control - Experience of SSIS - Experience of MySQL on Linux Our Culture: Our values are part of our everyday. - Teamwork matters - we are a team not individuals - Embrace the journey - positively engaging our team & customers in a changing environment - Fail fast, fail safe - an environment that encourages innovation & continuously improves - Love to learn - sharing experiences to boost skills & innovation - Take action - action speaks louder than words What DevOpsGuys offers: Salary - Annual pay reviews to reward performance and increase our high achievers capacity to earn Bonus - Every year exceptional team members are given an extra 'thanks' for being top notch Training Allowance - Every permanent team member is allocated a training allowance Monthly 'Top DOG' Award - To recognise and thank an outstanding team member Holidays - 25 days holiday bank holidays and an extra day off for your birthday on us Pension - Our contribution to your Pension Plan is well above the statutory minimum Remote Working - DevOpsGuys embrace the cloud This Mid/Senior SQL Database Administrator (DBA) not the right role for you, but know someone who would be a good fit? Good News. DevOpsGuys offers up to £1000 for successful candidate referrals. Please contact us at or visit our career page for more available roles [URL removed]