SQL DBA - 100% Remote

  • Location:

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

  • Sector:

    Database Development & Administration

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mark Whales

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  • Published:

    26 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Mark Whales

Role - SQL Database Administrator

Skills - SQL / SSIS

Location - Remote

Salary - Up to £45,000

The company

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

They are a software development company who work within the ecommerce space, their software is a world leader in its field and they have a huge range of customers who use it.

The role is offered on a completely remote basis, but candidates do need to be UK based.

The Role

We are looking for someone to optimise their current databases. They do have a large data structure and gather large amounts of data from their customer base so we are looking for someone very adept in SQL who can get into the nuts and bolts of their systems.

Currently the majority of their databases are SQL Server 2016 on prem and there is scope for upgrades, improvements and potential migrations. They do also have a number of non-relational databases within their systems, but we do not need experience with these.

This is very much a tradition DBA position but with a focus on improvement and optimisation of their systems.


  • Automating of business-critical reports.
  • BAU database administration tasks.
  • Troubleshooting performance issues.
  • Assists in updates and upgrades of the BI environment.
  • Maintain and update the SSIS and SSRS process to meet organisational reporting needs.
  • Liaising with non-technical users to understand and solve data requirements.
  • Creating the atomisation of archiving and purging of data.


  • SQL programming
  • On Prem SQL Environments.
  • Database optimisation and improvements
  • Stored Procedures
  • Skills in BAU Database Administration.

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. They are a business that has moved to a remote first policy and they have employees now UK wide.

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 / SSIS

Location - Remote

Salary - Up to £45,000

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