SQL Database Administrator (can be remote)

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Database Development & Administration

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mark Whales

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Mark Whales

Role - SQL Database Administrator

Skills - SQL

Location - York

Work Pattern - Ideally 1 day a week in the office but can be offered remotely.

Salary - £40,000 - £60,000 depending on experience

The company

Oscar Technology have partnered with this client for years and have made a number of placements within their data team. We have a new Database Administrator role and this position is really focussed on the optimisation and development of their databases.

They are a well renowned, industry leading company who are looking to expand their data team to assist with the growth and development of the company. They are invested in and encourage continual personal developments within the teams and are dedicated to using the most-up-to date technologies. They also provide training programmes for all of their teams.

The Role

We are looking for a Database Administrator to optimise their current databases, who can use their knowledge of SQL and Stored procedures to optimise performance and work alongside and support their software development teams within multiple environments.

You will be responsible for the monitoring, maintenance, and optimisation of critical customer production databases


  • Database design, data governance, information security, backup, and recovery best practices
  • Troubleshooting database issues
  • Monitoring, updating and amending existing databases
  • Creating and testing new database and data handling systems
  • Implementing disaster recovery and high availability
  • Ability to understand, diagnose and investigate legacy database designs
  • Use of Stored Procedures and Entity Framework to access data
  • Assists in updates and upgrades of the BI environment.
  • Monitoring and supporting many critical production databases


  • SQL programming
  • Traditional BAU, Production DBA experience
  • Stored Procedures.

The Company

This is a great opportunity to add real value to an established organisation and will offer the applicant opportunities for progression and will provide a supportive work environment.

Apply Now!

If you are an experienced SQL DBA 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!


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.

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

Role - SQL Database Administrator

Skills - SQL

Location - York

Work Pattern - Ideally 1 day a week in the office but can be offered remotely.

Salary - £40,000 - £60,000 depending on experience

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