SQL DBA - London - up to £47,000

The Role

A renowned UK charity is looking for an experienced SQL DBA to help deliver operational excellence of their SQL Server database. You will be responsible for supporting and maintain their database estate that underpins the success of their operational application services. You will responsible for the management and maintenance of the various mission critical SQL Server database paying particular attention to security, performance and high availability. You will also have to oversee the overall IT strategy and ensure the platform meets business needs and supports future growth whilst always ensuring operational efficiency is at its highest.

You must be an enthusiastic pro-active individual with a passion for technology who wants to take on a new challenge in an industry that has a real, visible impact in people's lives.


  • Actively maintain, manage and improve performance of SQL Server database
  • Support platforms hosting high-profile applications (both internal and 3rd party)
  • Act as owner of data accuracy, integrity, security, availability, performance and scalability to support the growth of various applications
  • Setup and monitor scheduled SQL Server jobs, identify failures and then notify key stakeholders
  • Ensure SQL Server estate meets business standards
  • Performance tuning
  • Back-ups, recoveries and restorations
  • Carry out regular test restores to validate back up procedures
  • GDPR Compliance
  • Security checks

Required Experience

  • SQL Server 2012 or 2016
  • T-SQL (triggers & CTEs)
  • Indexing
  • Performance tuning

The Company

This organisation is a renowned UK charity that has been providing support to men, women and their families for 100 years! Your role will be pivotal in ensuring that they have the technical capacity and platform in order to support their fundraising, admin and other arms of the business.

If you're passionate about using your technical skills for an honourable and worth while cause then this role is for you!

Please get in touch for more info - interview will be held imminently so don't delay! APPLY NOW!

SQL DBA - London - up to £47,000

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