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Senior DBA - Glasgow

Technology - IT- Application
Ref: 6547 Date Posted: Thursday 03 Oct 2019
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Are you a Senior DBA looking for a new challenge?  Well look no further!

Nine Twenty are delighted to be partnering with our valued client McDermott Group who is growing from strength to strength.

The Company…

McDermott Group is a privately-owned collection of diverse and forward-thinking companies specialising in the housing sector. They are a provider of Technology, Engineering & Construction.  Its multi-disciplined group has grown organically over the past 50 years, and it employs over 250 people, specialising in various market sectors, including land acquisition, construction, architecture, consultancy, software development, mechanical and electrical installation, fire detection, sprinkler systems, and district heating.

The Role…

We are looking for candidates with extensive DBA experience, with system application knowledge and experience.

Administration and support of SQL Server, installation and configuration of SQL Server, SQL Server Backup / Recovery principles and SQL Server security concepts.

The Essentials…

  • Proven track record as a DBA
  • Strong skills in the Microsoft SQL server toolset, 2008-2016 
  • Experience of on-prem and cloud SQL instances 
  • Demonstrable experience in Microsoft replication, merge across multi sites preferable. 
  • Excellent planning and organisation techniques. 
  • Strong troubleshooting skills to investigate errors and performance issues. 
  • Good experience with SQL Server database performance tuning. 
  • Ideal but not essential – experience of data transformation using ETL tools such as SSIS.
  • Strong interpersonal, time management and problem-solving skills. 

What personal attributes would be particularly useful?

  • Good attitude
  • Desire to learn
  • Self-starter – someone who wants to bring in new technology to the business
  • Problem Solver

What’s in it for you…

  • Flexible working – start and finish times are basically up to you!
  • Highly flexible holiday arrangements – increase yearly until year 4-5
  • Paid Overtime – salary and then some…
  • Perkbox Account – in other words access to over 270 discounts & freebies!
  • Gym Membership
  • Pension contribution (Opt out 4% salary increase)
  • Benefits package £50 paid directly to cover life or medical insurance.
  • Team building trips - 3 per year
  • Drinks and snacks in the office
  • Payday Pizza/ Fat Friday