DBA/SQL Developer

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Position: DBA/SQL Developer
Location: Putney, London
Job Overview:
  • Manage company data warehouses in-house and on AWS
  • 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 managing client enquiries and face-to-face client’s activities.

Main tasks and accountabilities:
  • 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 – Advanced DB performance tuning
  • Development and testing support – mentor others to efficiently utilise databases
  • Database Design, Data Modelling, Advanced replication technologies/ Explore & Apply new solutions

Experience/Knowledge/Qualification required:
  • Experience developing SQL software
  • PL/SQL or similar
  • Good experience SQL skills (experience with PostgreSQL / Greenplum is a plus)
  • Essential Linux skills (shell, crons)
  • AWS / PHP / Java a plus
  • 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 solution
  • Good problem solving skills with attention to details.
  • “Think outside the box” & “Can do” attitude
  • Ability to work independently

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