Job Category: Administrator
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Hindlip

Job title: SQL Database Administrator

Salary: £40k – £46.4k , DOE

Location: Hindlip, Worcestershire – 2 days in the office

Benefits: 28 days of holidays + bank holidays, CPD (Continuous Professional Development) opportunities, Social clubs, sports clubs and regional events, Gym membership discounts, New vehicle discounts, Free Parking, Health & well-being & occupational health services, and enhanced sick leave.

Start: ASAP

We are looking for a SQL Database Administrator to join our public service client based in Hindlip. In this role, you will offer technical support to external and internal customers within the organisation. This is perfect for a candidate looking to participate in an essential sector of our community that plays a vital role in the overall security of the UK.

Specific skills required:

  • Knowledge of MS SQL Server 2012/2014/2016/2019
  • Implement and maintain database backups, index rebuild/defragment, and database statistics tasks
  • SQL Server Installation, Upgrades, Migrations and Configuration
  • Install database software service packs and cumulative updates as necessary
  • Maintain database documentation as required
  • Maintain and administer database security access
  • Perform database Ad-hoc backups and restores
  • Troubleshoot and resolve database connectivity issues
  • Follow problem management processes to troubleshoot and resolve recurring issues
  • Understanding of High Availability and Disaster Recovery, including working experience in Database Mirroring, Failover Cluster Instances, SQL Always on Availability Groups (AG) and WSFC
  • Knowledge and experience in – sizing, capacity planning and benchmarking (e.g., CIS), backup, recovery and performance tuning
  • Proactively monitor and respond to MSSQL database alerts generated by the third party

Do you have the required skills?

Let’s talk – contact Olivia on 07789 557 717 or email

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