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DBA/SQL Developer

CONTEXT tracks the business and consumer technology markets in multiple geographies around the world. Trusted by the world's leading technology companies and their customers to deliver actionable, fact-based business intelligence, CONTEXT data collection, management and reporting capabilities are unrivalled in their depth and scope.

Position: Full Time Contractor
Location: Remote (3hrs either side of GMT)
Job Overview:

- Manage company-wide data warehouses

- Responsibilities include maintaining the current database system, supporting the design and implementation of changes to the database, establishing policies and procedures pertaining to the management, security, maintenance, and use of the database management system. The successful applicant will be involved in the latest Cloud and database technologies.

Main Tasks and Responsibilities

• Data Insight / Data Mining

• Recoverability - Creating and testing Backups

• Integrity – Verify data integrity

• Security - Defining and/or implementing access controls to the data

• Availability - Ensuring maximum uptime

• Performance - Ensuring maximum performance given budgetary constraints

• Development and testing support - Assist programmers and to efficiently utilise the database

Experience/Knowledge/Qualification required:

• Experience or passion in SQL development.

• Exposure to SQL (experience with PostgreSQL/PL/pgSQL is a plus but not necessary).

• Exposure to Linux (shell, crons...).

• Exposure to PHP / Java is a plus but not necessary.

• Exposure to AWS is a plus but not necessary.

• Computer Science degree or related.

Character & personal qualities:

• Enjoy working in a team.

• Willingness to accept challenges and to learn.

• Ability and desire to work with complex, integrated solutions.

• Good problem solving skills with attention to details.

• “Think outside the box” & “Can do” attitude.

• Ability to work independently and with limited oversight.


What makes us different

In 2019, CONTEXT was recognised as one of the UK’s Best Workplaces™ by Great Place to Work. We earned this award thanks to our longstanding convivial and growth-orientated culture.

What we’re looking for

CONTEXT hires graduates from a broad range of academic backgrounds. We invite people with an investigative mindset, good attention to detail, and strong verbal and numerical reasoning skills to apply for an opportunity to learn and progress in a nurturing work environment.