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Microsoft SQL Database administrator

Job Title: Microsoft SQL Database administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
REF: 87263
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Microsoft SQL Database administrator

Our client, an engineering company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Microsoft SQL Database administrator
for their site.

Key Responsibilities and Duties:
  • Installs and maintains MS SQL servers running MS SQL server 2012 in an enterprise level production environment.
  • Improving/troubleshooting system performance.
  • Planning backup and recovery of databases.
  • Develops software solutions by studying information needs; conferring with users; studying systems flow, data usage, and work processes; investigating problem areas; following the software development lifecycle.
  • Design, Develop, Test, Debug and deliver new products and features based on Microsoft SQL technologies.
  • Design, develop and deploy reporting solutions.
  • Configuring, deploying and maintaining database servers.
  • Assist with effort estimates and project schedules.
  • Enhance and maintain system functionality.
  • Documents and demonstrates solutions by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, and code.
  • Improves operations by conducting systems analysis; recommending changes in policies and procedures.
  • Updates job knowledge by studying state-of-the-art development tools, programming techniques, and computing equipment; participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications; maintaining personal networks; participating in professional organizations.
  • Protects operations by keeping information confidential.
  • Provides information by collecting, analysing, and summarizing development and service issues.
  • Accomplishes engineering and organization mission by completing related results as needed.

  • Degree in Computing
  • Needs to be proficient at analysing Information
  • Needs to have excellent SQL Server database administration & development skills including T-SQL and Stored Procedures. Familiarity with Java is a plus.
  • Software Design, Debugging, Documentation, Testing, Problem Solving, Teamwork, Development Fundamentals, Development Process and Requirements

  • 2+ years administration of Microsoft SQL 2008+ in a high transaction 24*7 environment.
  • Good database design and analysis skills
  • Good data analysis experience
  • 1+ years' experience in a MS SQL Database Developer role with proficiency in writing T-SQL and Stored Procedures.
  • Experience in SSRS, SSIS or SSAS an advantage.

For further information on this role in Galway please contact Catriona Coogan on 091730022 /
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