SQL Database Administrator

Job Title: SQL Database Administrator Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Oldham Industry: Technical
Salary: £45k - 50k per year Start Date: Not specified
REF: 47671 Job Published: about 2 months ago

job description

Pitch are exclusively working with an award-winning loyalty business to secure them an experienced SQL Database Administrator. Our client are investing heavily in their data platform and are appointing a database administrator join their Oldham team to maintain the day to day operation performance and integrity of their SQL server databases.


Reporting in to the IT Director, this is a business critical role where duties will include:


  • Maintaining and developing the SQL Server databases including a data warehouse
  • Maintenance and testing of database backup processes
  • Monitoring all database performance and tuning where necessary
  • Ownership and control of ETL processes including maintenance of new business data streams
  • Working closely with marketing teams and analysts to provide best practice recommendations and to support business growth
  • Act as a mentor on SQL training for the wider business ensuring that all users are maximising its usage.


This is a great opportunity to work with a growing business in a dedicated team of IT professionals but with a dotted line into marketing and the wider operational teams. To be considered for this role you will need:


  • Previous experience as a Database Administrator with experience of design and implementation of back-ups, performance tuning and provisioning of databases
  • Excellent knowledge of Azure
  • Solid experience of working with SQL Server 2016+
  • Database replication experience
  • Good project management skills
  • The ability to relay technical information confidently to non-technical stakeholders
  • Ideally experience of PowerBI


If you feel that you meet the above criteria and are interested in joining a dynamic and fast-paced business, please get in touch immediately.



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