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SQL Server Engineer

Job Title: SQL Server Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London,United Kingdom
REF: 1001010
Contact Name: Warren Averbuch
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

job description

A leading City based Investment Bank are hiring an AVP SQL Server Engineer to provide platform engineering services for relational database technologies across their retail and investment banking platforms. You would be joining the wider Data Platform team covering a variety of relational and NoSQL databases.

Candidates will be responsible for the following:-
Evaluating, hardware and software platforms
Providing MS SQL Server technical support testing and documenting new versions and revisions of Microsoft (MS) SQL Server on a variety of
Maintaining and developing existing Powershell scripts and processes
Working with development and project teams
Designing, developing and documenting new provisioning and automation systems in line with the organisational goal of Everything As A Service (EaaS)

Candidates must demonstrate the following Technical Skills:-
Strong Powershell Scripting skills
Working knowledge of SQL server 2005 and later versions Including T-SQL scripting, fault diagnosis and resolution, in depth knowledge of the optimiser and engine and performance tuning
Strong understanding of Windows, Active Directory and C#
Knowledge of ESX or other virtualisation technology and SANs/SRDF
Previous exposure to Web API's with JSON/XML, automation projects and SharePoint would be beneficial

This is a permanent opportunity offering upto £80,000 plus benefits and bonus