Database Developer - SQL / PowerBI

  • Location:

    Preston, Lancashire

  • Sector:

    Database Development & Administration

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £25000 - £40000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mark Whales

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Role - Database Developer

Location - Preston

Salary - Up to £40,000

Skills - SQL and PowerBI

Work Pattern - Hybrid - 2/3 Days a Week in Office.


We have a brand-new opportunity for a Database Developer to work with a well-known legal firm, you will be working with a range of Databases, and we are looking for someone with skills in SQL. They are looking to also significantly improve their Business Intelligence offering and therefore we would love to find someone with some skills in PowerBI.

The role is based in Preston and offered on a hybrid work pattern with a couple of days a week in the office.

The company

This company is a well known legal firm who have been growing quickly and are looking to add a number of people to their IT Department at the moment to ensure they continue to develop their technology systems.

The Role

  • Working with staff within the firm to design, specify, document and deliver workflows and development solutions
  • Being responsible for developing secure, robust, scalable technical products. Including testing and releasing of system changes from Test through to Production
  • Being responsible for communicating technical detail to non-technical team members and stakeholders
  • Being responsible for leading the delivery of development projects
  • Providing technical/case management support escalation from the service desk support
  • Maintaining a high degree of customer service for all support queries and adhere to all service management principles
  • Creation, testing and problem solving or workflows, data entry and retrieval screens
  • Designing case management workflows, reports and systems
  • Maintaining system data to ensure data is clean without duplicate information
  • Helping to maintain online systems to ensure clients are able to report and see the correct information
  • Liaising with 3rd parties to deal with code faults and technical escalation
  • Ensuring month end reports and routines run and are correct
  • Working with other IT specialists both internally and externally
  • Assisting with creating training manuals relating to the use of systems
  • Working with vendors to integrate legal tools and manage migrations
  • Supporting platform upgrades and change when required


  • SQL
  • Experience in a reporting tool - Ideally PowerBI
  • Bonus - Any experience with a legal case management system (Proclaim, etc.)
  • Bonus - Any other programming skills, HTML, Asp.Net, etc.


  • 28 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • Life Assurance of x2 annual salary (facility to increase at employees own cost)
  • Pension scheme
  • Voluntary Cash Plan Scheme - to assist with dental & optical bills
  • Eye Care Vouchers
  • Continued development and learning opportunities including sponsorship and study leave options
  • Discounted legal services, client Introduction scheme
  • Regular appraisals & bi-annual companywide social functions

Next Steps:

If you an experienced Database Developer and you are looking to progress with an organisation that has a fantastic approach to work in a supportive and creative environment, then look no further - this is the role for you!

Interviews for this role will be held imminently. To be considered, please send your CV to me now to avoid disappointment.


If this role isn't right for you, do you know someone that might be interested? You could earn £1,000 of retail vouchers if you refer a successful candidate to Oscar. Email: mark.whales@oscar-tech.com to recommend someone for this role.

Role - Database Developer

Location - Preston

Salary - Up to £40,000

Skills - SQL and PowerBI

Work Pattern - Hybrid - 2/3 Days a Week in Office.

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