Manchester, Greater Manchester
Up to £40000 per annum
about 2 months ago
Database Engineer - Central Manchester - Data Driven Company - up to £40,000
An exciting opportunity has opened up for a Database Engineer to join a growing company in central Manchester. They're based in central Manchester and generate over 17 million data interactions every day, meaning you'll be joining a team fully immersed in a data driven environment. If this sounds interesting keep on reading, as this could be the perfect role for you!
The company has been operating since 2014 and they've gone from strength to strength. They've built up their team, and increased operations to 5 continents - growing the team to over 80 people based in Manchester. Joining this company at such a great period in their growth means your inputs will have truly long lasting implications for the direction they're heading in.
There are a variety of responsibilities for this role, but your main purpose will be to support their existing application databases and be the final port of call for complex issues internally. You'll get the chance to flex your brain and be a key part in a growing team.
- Maintaining database performance by identifying and resolving production and application development problems
- Evaluate, integrate and install new releases
- Complete maintenance, answering queries during the process
- Support the expanding database infrastructure
- Provide additional support by coding utilities, responding to high level queries and problems
- Strong experience with MySQL (Maria DB)
- Experience with database maintenance, security and management
- Experience with requirements analysis and performance optimisation
- Background with supporting and maintaining databases
As noted above they've undergone considerable growth since 2014, but they're right at the start of a new cloud journey too. Joining at this pivotal moment in their growth affords you a fantastic opportunity to aid in shaping the database itself.
If you're looking for your next challenge in a truly rewarding environment then apply today! Their growth and future plans are really exciting, and you have the perfect chance to be a part of it.
Interviews for this role will be held imminently. To be considered, please send your CV to me now to avoid disappointment.
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