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SQL Database Administrator


Job Description:

SQL Database Administrator needed in Wakefield, £21.23ph PAYE - Reference: 359998

We are looking for a SQL Database Administrator with experience of managing and maintaining a large SQL database estate ensuring HA using Availability Groups and SQL clustering.

Tasks would include routine database maintenance such as backup\recovery, index tuning, patching and database monitoring to ensure that data is accessible, secure, and protected from loss or corruption.

Working closely with both support teams and external suppliers to assist with application upgrades and performance tuning.

Experience using SSAS, SSIS, SSRS and PowerShell along with knowledge of data warehousing and ETL processes would be desirable.

Knowledge and experience with migrating on-premise SQL Server into Azure would be also be advantageous.


This is a full time role on a temporary contract basis.


If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


All our roles may be subject to pre-employment checks including references so please be prepared.


Due to high volumes of CVs received we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.


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  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector IT & Internet