Database Administrator

Database Administrator
Dublin City Centre 2 Negotiable Ref:

Job Description

My Dublin City Centre based client is recruiting for a Database Administrator. This is a perm role on a hybrid model.

My Dublin City Centre based client is recruiting for a Database Administrator. This is a perm role on a hybrid model. The DBA will be responsible for designing, implementing, maintaining & applying security measures for the company databases. The role will include monitoring, creating account data for authorized individuals & upgrading database architectures.

Job Responsibilities

  • You will design & implements SQL & Oracle server databases in line with business applications needs.
  • You will assesses proposed changes, which affect data storage & usage requirements, updating the database infrastructure appropriately to accommodate changes without loss of performance or data integrity.
  • You will develop & maintain specialist knowledge of database & data concepts, design principles, architectures, software & tools with a particular emphasis on MS SQL server technologies.
  • You will implements physical database designs to support transactional data requirements for performance & availability.
  • You will implements data warehouse designs that support demands for business intelligence & data
  • You will assesses proposed changes to data structures, in order to evaluate alternative options.
  • You will work with developers, analysis, & business SMEs to define their needs for Databases, database tools & facilities, evaluating potential solutions, demonstrating, configuring, tuning & commissioning selected products.
  • You will consider data security, obfuscation & retention policies when designing & implementing database architecture.
  • Database administration
  • You will monitor database performance & activity & proactively identifies & investigates problems & issues. You will recommend solutions & implements data base changes designed to address performance issues.
  • Perform routine configuration, installation, & reconfiguration of database & related products.
  • Automates regular database activity such as backups & test environment provision.
  • You will use selected database tools to identify & investigate database problems & issues, deriving solutions and recommended actions.
  • You will use selected database tools to collect database performance statistics & create reports, including proposals for improvement where needed.
  • Carries out configuration, installation and reconfiguration of database & related
  • Develops & configures tools to enable automation of database administration tasks.
  • Documents procedures & scripts for all aspects of database
  • You will carry out agreed database administration & maintenance tasks such as backups & data
  • Puts in place robust data access security protocols & mechanisms, ensuring data access is restricted on a least privilege basis.

Experience Required

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a MS SQL Database administrator using Microsoft tools.
  • Proven working experience as a Database Administrator
  • Hands-on experience with database standards & end user applications
  • Excellent knowledge of high availability, data backup, recovery, security, integrity within SQL
  • Familiarity with database design, documentation & coding
  • Previous experience with DBA case tools (frontend/backend) & third party tools

Essential and Desirable Skills

  • Expert in MS SQL 2016 +.
  • Working knowledge of Oracle and MySQL
  • Expert is database design and maintenance

Educational Requirements

Computer Science / Relevant Degree

Working Hours & Benefits

  • Bonus
  • Pension
  • Healthcare
  • Hybrid Model

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