Our client based in the South Dublin area is currently looking to recruit an SQL DBA who will be responsible for administration and support their operations databases, and migration to a new database system. They will also be responsible for data analysis and BI reporting.

Main responsibilities include:

  • Configure, optimize, and support Microsoft SQL Server relational databases.
  • Review, document & enhance data infrastructure built using the Microsoft technology stack.
  • Clearly define and document complex technical requirements.
  • Troubleshoot and optimise poorly performing or broken SQL stored procedures.
  • Work with third-party developers to resolve bespoke application issues.
  • Implement database upgrades, backups, restores and replication procedures.
  • Work with developers to tune SQL code.
  • Support & evolve the existing software system applications and architecture in various areas as needed.
  • Implement business department application requirements including but not limited to reports, data uploads, interface integration.
  • Build effective working relationships with business stakeholders and other technical resources.
  • Build operational BI reporting solutions and create ad hoc BI reports
  • Understand data analysis projects

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Educated to degree level, preferably in an information systems discipline and/or financial systems.
  • Strong Database experience using Microsoft SQL Server 2012 or later. Later versions are preferred.
  • Experience developing complex SQL queries and data integration.
  • Experience using SSIS, SSAS, SSRS is desirable.
  • Experience in database server design, troubleshooting, backups & replication.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Work within deadlines in relation to product release timelines, and consistently complete assigned development tasks to specification within required timeframes.
  • Experience at working both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment is essential.
  • Ability to perform in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
  • Advanced problem solving and troubleshooting skill.
  • Knowledge of the telecommunications sector is desirable

If this role is of interest to you, please apply with your updated CV for immediate consideration