Development DBA (SQL, T-SQL, SSIS)

20 Jan 2017
17 Feb 2017
Ben Ellis
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type
Development DBA (SQL, T-SQL, SSIS)
Salary: Competitive (Dependent upon experience)

(Database Administrator, SQL, T-SQL, SSIS, DBA) Are you a Development DBA with a passion for Database technology who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment? Would you like to be part of a growing team of like-minded professionals?
We have an exciting opportunity for a SQL Server Development DBA to join a professional team and contribute on critical database development projects.

This is a full time, permanent position based in Glasgow.


As a Database Administrator, you will be one of the key members of the Database Administrator team, managing a large and varied collection of MS SQL Servers, providing support to day-to-day critical business activities as well as development for continued service improvement and agile software development projects.
You will
-Implement development tasks with minimal supervision, including database designing, programming and testing within a Test-Driven Development process
-Provide accurate estimates for your own development tasks
-Understand and apply a formal quality approach
-Analyse customers' incident and problem tickets within strict Service Levels
-Liaise with customers and other third parties to ensure that their requirements meet your development in the most efficient and cost-effective manner
-Liaise with internal Change and Release Management functions to enable the smooth transition of solutions from test and Pre-Production into Production
-Produce both customer-facing and internal knowledge base documentation as required in line with company and customer standards
-Participate in and facilitate knowledge sharing between Support, Development and Service Delivery functions
-Act as the technical lead in the resolution of customers' major incidents


We are looking for a dynamic individual with experience in MS SQL Server database development, programming and a passion for learning. You will be self-motivated and able to multi-task in line with agile team and customer SLAs. You must be comfortable speaking at a technical level to teams and have strong written and verbal communication skills.

You will have:
-Strong knowledge and experience with database development and T-SQL programming
-Good knowledge on SQL Server infrastructure and database design
-Solid experience of SSIS and SSRS
-Solid experience of query performance tuning
-Knowledge of Agile development concepts and principles
-Excellent communication skills with all levels of staff within the organisation and customer
-Excellent organisational skills and an eye for detail
-Ability to learn new technologies quickly
-Ability to multi-task in a fast paced, pressurised environment
-Analysis and solving of Incidents and Problems
-Experience of working within a quality environment
-Excellent planning and organisational skills
It would also be beneficial if you have:
-PowerShell Scripting
-Experience with SQL Server AlwaysOn Availability Group
-Experience with SQL Server Cloud Service such as Azure and AWS
-Knowledge on SQL Server BI, data warehouse such as Master Data Service and Data Quality Service

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a highly successful established company with outstanding career prospects and rewards.

Due to the urgency of this post please click apply now to be swiftly considered and contacted.

LA International Computer Consultants Ltd is an HMG Approved Consultancy and operates as an IT & Engineering Consultancy or as an Employment Business & Agency, depending upon the precise nature of the work, for security cleared jobs or non-clearance vacancies, we welcome applications from all sections of the community and from people with diverse experience and backgrounds. Award Winning LA International Computer Consultants Ltd (Recruiter Awards for Excellence - Best IT, Best Public Sector & Gold Awards) and the most prestigious award that any business can receive The Queens Award for Enterprise: International Trade 2015.

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