DBA

Ref No. CLG2000003309
Benefits pension
Location Surrey, England
Job type Permanent
Job Status Open

Introduction

The successful applicant will have a good grounding in any of the following databases: Ingres, SQL Server or Oracle and be willing to cross-train as necessary AND/OR a good grounding in Unix/Linux

Important

DBA

The Job

JOB PURPOSE:

To provide technical expertise and support of system and application environments on a mixture of Ingres and SQL Server databases and installations both locally and at client sites on Unix operating systems. The role involves the provision of technical leadership on database and server related environments.

This job description does not form part of your contract of employment.

SCOPE:

The successful applicant will have a good grounding in any of the following databases: Ingres, SQL Server or Oracle and be willing to cross-train as necessary AND/OR a good grounding in Unix/Linux.

The work will involve ensuring that database changes are rolled out to internal databases, packaging and installing releases to clients, monitoring and maintaining database installations, writing batch scripts to support the work and providing 2nd line support for technical issues.

Qualifications:

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  1. Provide technical expertise in the areas of database administration, application deployments and upgrades both on internal and external client installations.
  2. Test and prepare implementation of database software upgrades and patch releases for customers.
  3. Create and make available databases for Support, Development and Test.
  4. Manage standard DBA tasks, including securing databases, managing space, monitoring performance, installing patches.
  5. Provide 24/7 on-call support as part of a rota.
  6. Maintain documentation of new or amended procedures
  7. Conduct Technical Surveys and contribute to strategic planning.
  8. Ensure all working practices comply with Health and Safety legislation.

Networkers acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Networkers and may assist with processing your application.

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