Database Administrator - 12m FTC

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Job Introduction This is a 12 month fixed term contract opportunity for an experienced DBA to make a lasting impression, as a crucial part of the development of MPS' data strategy. The purpose of the Database Administrator role is to manage and maintain MPS data functions to ensure the high availability of all business-critical databases and overall performance of the MPS data systems. You’ll be crucial to the development of the data strategy moving forward for organisation. Role Responsibility As a Database Administrator with MPS, you'll be working with other teams within Digital and Change to deliver effective Database Management to the entire global organisation. You’ll be working across a variety of projects, including the migration to Azure. Your responsibilities will include: You'll work across with the wider Digital and Change division to deliver effective Database Management and complex changes, while adhering to in place governance You'll actively seek opportunities to improve service delivery; through contributing ideas and making suggestions on how processes, tooling, solutions and ways of working can be enhanced, taking the initiative on implementing these  You'll need to keep abreast of all evolving trends, solutions and principles so you can make recommendations for improvement to data infrastructure and how MPS could utilise them As a Database Administrator you'll be ready and willing to embrace other duties and tasks that may occasionally be allocated to you. The Ideal Candidate As a Database Administrator within MPS, you'll possess the following: Skills and qualifications: Data security; backup, recovery technology and techniques Disaster recovery implementations Understanding of Data Schema standards and concepts You'll possess the ability to balance business needs with data protection and security obligations Able to effectively communicate complex concepts to people with varying levels of knowledge Capable of working under pressure and to strict deadlines, and the ability to assimilate and learn concepts from outside own area of expertise Experience: Significant experience of working with SQL Server in a production environment, and experience of T-SQL for development Experience using the Microsoft stack would be beneficial Extensive experience of enterprise database design, strategy and architecture - Powershell development and SSIS/SSRS would be ideal, but not necessary Experience of delivering technical projects from design to implementation Performance tuning and optimisation using monitoring and troubleshooting tools Package Description 12% company pension contribution (3% from the individual) Private Medical Insurance Health Care Cash Plan 25  days annual leave, plus bank holidays Training and development opportunities

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