SQL Developer

  • Location:

    Liverpool, Merseyside

  • Sector:

    Database Development & Administration

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £40000 - £45000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Mark Whales

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Mark Whales

Role - SQL / BI Developer

Skills - SQL / SSIS

Location - Liverpool - 2 days a week in office, some weeks this could be 1 day a week - they are flexible.

Salary - Up to £45,000 - plus bonus and other Benefits.

Lots of training available - Snowflake, Azure etc.

The company

Oscar have worked with this particular client for years and have made a number of placements within their data team. We have a new for a SQL / BI Developer and this position is really focussed on the optimisation and development of their databases. You will be working within a Team of 4 and we place the technical lead as well as the Database Developer so we do have a good understanding of this group.

They are a growing company with data usage at the heart of its growth plans. They have been going through a large upgrade, migration and improvement program and as a result now have up to date technologies across the MS BI Technology stack and cloud data storage.

The are offering a hybrid work pattern with 2 days a week in the office and an excellent benefits package which includes a 10% performance bonus and a 8% pension contribution. In addition the company has a huge focus on learning and upskilling in the role - they will pay for a full professional development course in a topic related to the role as well as pay for an exam entry, course could be in Azure , Snowflake, or SQL or similar.

Please be aware all candidates will have to be able to pass a DBS check prior to on-boarding.

The Role

This is very much a traditional SQL or Database Developer position. We are looking for someone to optimise their current databases. The 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.

The have just signed off a significant investment in the data team so not only with there be further growth in terms of personal but also they will be upgrades their technology further. They will have a cloud data warehouse, a data lake and they will be creating advanced data models.

We are looking for good skills in SQL Programming as well as SSIS and the ability to write stored procedures. This is really all the skills we are focussing on, there will be a small amount of reporting in the position so skills in PowerBI or SSRS would be useful but not essential.

It's a 2 stage interview process, there are some technical and scenario based questions but there is no technical test.


  • Transforming and centralising raw data from multiple platforms into user friendly reporting data
  • Development of insightful Dashboards and presentation of those to stakeholders
  • Gathering of requirements for new MI
  • Automating of business critical reports.
  • Technical Development of the Data Warehouse
  • Troubleshooting performance issues.
  • Continuously evaluate the relevant and suitability of technologies and provide recommendations and benefits to such tools.
  • Assists in updates and upgrades of the BI environment.
  • Maintain the ETL process to meet organisational reporting needs
  • Liaising with non-technical users to understand and solve data requirements.
  • To deliver and refine high quality and relevant BI solutions to drive a performance management culture.
  • Writes, validates, and executes test plans for BI solutions and applications.


  • SQL programming - - essential skill for this role
  • SSIS - essential skill for this role
  • Reporting tool - Power BI / SSRS - this would be a nice to have for this role.

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 / BI Developer 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: imogen.hale@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 / BI Developer

Skills - SQL / SSIS

Location - Liverpool - 2 days a week in office, some weeks this could be 1 day a week - they are flexible.

Salary - Up to £45,000 - plus bonus and other Benefits.

Lots of training available - Snowflake, Azure etc.

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