SQL/Oracle DBA


SQL/Oracle DBA

  • Location

    West Lothian, Scotland

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    £30000.00 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare etc

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    Gail Maguire

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  • Job Published:

    7 months ago

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SQL/Oracle DBA - West Lothian

My client is a highly dynamic and successful IT services and consultancy organisation with a strong presence across the UK.

They currently have an opportunity for a DBA to join their team in Central Scotland.

The role will involve working as a strategic part of a client support/delivery project.

You will be responsible for:
- Provide a mature support service, with a particular focus on system improvement, featuring;
- system improvement recommendations
- batch job and bottleneck targeting and eradication
- database performance optimisation routines
- identifying alternative database platforms, to reduce cost

Monitor and optimise database server configurations to
- reduce cost of ownership
- improve service levels
- optimise disk management
- assist with the tuning of database performance
- conduct, record and review system performance tests, feeding back recommendations

Provide management of database software patching, new releases and upgrades
- administer and maintain the database software to agreed release levels
- test, install and maintain associated application systems in test and production environment

Technical skills:
Microsoft SQL Server or Oracle

There will also be an opportunity to cross skill with Devops

This role is urgent, please send your cv asap