Overview

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