• Location:

    Leicester, Leicestershire

  • Sector:

    Database Development & Administration

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £50000 - £60001 per annum

  • Contact:

    Erin McGinn

  • Contact email:


  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Role: Database Administrator

Location: Leicester (Mostly Remote Working)

Skills: SQL Server / T-SQL / DBA experience / SSIS

Salary: £60,000 DOE

The Company and role.

OSCAR are looking for a database administrator to join the team of a market leading retailer who offers a fantastic career development plan as well as producing industry leading work! With tech stacks and the use of platforms like Azure, GCP and AWS and Kubernetes, they are always update to date on what's new!

This position will be within the Data team working with existing DBAs and architects and it will be responsible for data architecture, security, movement and availability across multiple on-premises and cloud datacentres. The candidate will work closely with developers, testers and infrastructure engineers to ensure that the companies aim's are achieved.

With this role comes the opportunity to work with relational and analytical data platforms, as well as data pipeline technologies.



  • relevant work experience.
  • Microsoft SQL Server
  • T-SQL
  • SSIS
  • Database Design
  • Database Management
  • PostgreSQL
  • MySQL


  • Redis
  • MongoDB
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Experience in these technologies is a benefit


  • Assisting in database design
  • Monitoring, updating and amending existing databases
  • Creating and testing new database and data handling systems
  • Implementing disaster recovery and high availability
  • Implementing hybrid connectivity between on-premises and cloud
  • Sustaining the security and integrity of data
  • Training and advising colleagues in best practices

This is a fantastic opportunity and one that doesn't come about too often. If this sounds like a job for you, or you want to speak about it in some more detail, email me at erin.mcginn@oscar-tech.com.

Role: Database Administrator

Location: Leicester (Mostly Remote Working)

Skills: SQL Server / T-SQL / DBA experience / SSIS

Salary: £60,000 DOE

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