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SQL Server Database Administrator (Azure PaaS)

  • Location: Blanchardstown, DUB, Ireland
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #22472

SQL Server Database Administrator (Azure PaaS)

 

Our client is an eCommerce solutions provider, whose products and services include a range of web solutions including eCommerce and a pallet of digital marketing services. With offices based in Ireland and the UK, this company continues to grow and expand its dynamic team.

 

They require a SQL Server Database Administrator with a minimum of 5 years of engineering experience in design / management / implementation with Azure SQL / SQL Server and knowledge of database topics such as SQL and T-SQL development, Performance tuning, Configuration, administration and monitoring of SQL Server and Preventative maintenance tasks.

 

In this role, you will Aid the strategy and architectural choices throughout the database and related tooling and calibrate and optimise database performance, provide recommendations for development teams

 

This is an excellent permanent opportunity with progression chances and rewards to be gained for enthusiastic workers. The office is located in Blanchardstown.

 

Our client is currently conducting all interviews online and are onboarding all new workers remotely.

 

Job Reference: BBBH 22472

 

What will a SQL Server Database Administrator do?

  • Aid the strategy and architectural choices throughout the database and related tooling
  • Calibrate and optimise database performance, provide recommendations for development teams
  • Design and maintain database systems ensuring availability, resilience and redundancy
  • Proactive and reactive monitoring and identification of bottlenecks and performance issues
  • Security and access methods for Azure SQL in production environments
  • Institute new standards and best practices for SQL Server use within the organisation
  • Aid the design, testing and implementation of DevOps processes for Azure SQL
  • Coach existing technical employees in SQL best practices

 

The ideal candidate must have:

  • A minimum of 5 years of commercial engineering experience in design / management / implementation with Azure SQL / SQL Server
  • Experience building and delivering enterprise grade, resilient, scalable systems using established best practices
  • Deep understanding of the database engine, including data structures and allocation, memory usage, record locking, troubleshooting, system objects / system schema, BACPACs / DACPACs
  • Understanding of Azure SQL offerings and differences to on-prem / Azure Managed Instances
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Azure SQL / SQL Server with respect to performance diagnosis and solution implementation
  • Excellent knowledge of database topics such as:
    • SQL and T-SQL development
    • Performance tuning
    • Configuration, administration and monitoring of SQL Server
    • Preventative maintenance tasks
    • Good writing skills

 

The ideal candidate might also have:

  • Experience with TDD and Agile methodology
  • Experience in DevOps processes for databases
  • Knowledge of the Oracle RDBMS
  • Experience with Azure Synapse and CosmosDB
  • Experience with Azure logging / monitoring solutions
  • Azure Data Factory
  • Data Bricks

Benefits:

  • 4 weeks holidays per annum,
  • Employee Wellness Programme,
  • Yoga Classes (online while we WFH),
  • Industry training and professional development,
  • Pension,
  • Onsite Gym
  • Light lunch daily
  • Employee share scheme,
  • Mobile phone on the client’s account,
  • Broadband allowance (while working from home).

 

Still interested in this opportunity?

Submit your CV (in a Microsoft Word format) today!

 

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