Remote Database Engineer (SQL, Azure SQL) PST

  • Location:

    Washington, USA

  • Sector:

    Database Development & Administration

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  • Salary:

    £135000 - £155000 per annum

  • Contact:

    John Louis

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  • Published:

    25 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    John Louis

Develop and maintain the architecture, engineering, deployment and support of SQL Server Database Engineering Support

Support Database Platform Engineering in the architecture, development and deployment of SQL Server Database in high SLA environments. This includes On Prem IAAS, Cloud IAAS, Azure SQL and Azure SQL MI.

This includes, but is not limited to, advanced to expert engineering and implementation of the following:

Manage, support, and maintain database technology and infrastructure, adhering to architectural guidelines and policies.

    • Database administration for off the shelf and internally developed applications, ensure continuous 24x7 operation and availability in support of mission critical business applications and participating in on-call rotation.
    • Install, configure, monitor, upgrade and maintain SQL Server databases in production and non-production environments.
    • Support local/across the DC failover with High Availability Disaster Recovery environment with AlwaysOn availability group for SQL.
    • Participate in Database Maintenance and DR activities.
    • Write/maintain Powershell scripts for DB automation.
    • Provide technical expertise and hands-on support in consolidation and migration of databases to new hardware and platforms.

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