The project in question requires a complete overhaul and transformation of all core business systems.
and databases with the objective to implement an efficient (cost, licence, performance) and highly available MS SQL database platform.
In order to be suitable for this role you MUST have demonstrable expertise in the design, installation support and maintenance of SQL database environments.
Also needed is a strong understanding of SQL Server High Availability solutions and implementation experience,
The successful candidate will required to create governance on all aspects of database administration in a SQL server environment including configuration, patching, documentation, backups, optimisation, encryption, maintenance, and monitoring of SQL Server databases.
To be considered for this very nice role you will need to have
*Exceptional SQL Server administration skills (2012 and above)
*Structured, methodical approach
*Experience writing data extraction, transformation and migration procedures
*Knowledge and experience of installing and configuring SQL clusters and instances
*Real-time problem analysis and resolution experience including SQL code, integrity, performance, blocking, deadlocking, replication, log shipping, connectivity etc.
*Performance, integrity and capacity planning
*SQL Server Implementations as well as implementing product features
*Physical, virtual and cloud-hosted databases
*Provide direction on database design and ensuring databases are implemented and maintained well.
*Manage and maintain security standards and controls
*Good understanding on MS SQL licencing options
Please send your CV to me, Martin Warner, and I will get back to you as soon as possible