SQL Server DBA – 6-month FTC

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SQL Server DBA – 6-month FTC




Ref: E1460PK

Job Description

My client is looking for an experienced SQL Server DBA to join their team in Dublin for a 6-month FTC. Daily rate contractors will also be considered.


  • Daily administration and support of the high availability Production, Test and Development databases with emphasis on SQL Server (VMWare & Clusters)
  • Providing technical input to optimisation of SQL Server database configuration and administration processes
  • Identify and evaluate database and data management technologies to maintain growth plan.
  • Performance management of SQL Server objects and engage with teams in performance and problem resolution
  • Responsibility for the provisioning of standardised SQL Server environments and the deployment and migration of SQL Server objects through the development, test and production environments
  • Analysis of SQL workload including optimisation reports/queries running against databases.
  • Supporting and taking ownership of complex issue escalation from L1 and L2 teams.


  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in SQL server with very strong SQL query skills and administration experience.
  • Highly knowledgeable in SQL Server clustering / replication / High Availability technologies
  • Reporting: Knowledge of SSRS/SSAS/SSIS
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Experienced administering databases on Windows platforms
  • Knowledge & experience of Sybase 12.5 or Oracle 10g/11g an advantage.
  • Customer focus
  • Problem solving
  • Collaborative working
  • Drive for results
  • Innovation/strategic thinking

How to Apply

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