sql platform operations specialist in london

posted
29 October 2018
contact
peter andrews, randstad technologies
job type
permanent
salary
£ 70,000 - £ 80,000 per year, bonus + benefits
apply now

posted
location
london
specialism
IT
sub specialism
Analysis, Intelligence & Data
job type
permanent
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 70,000 - £ 80,000 per year, bonus + benefits
reference number
JS367936
contact
peter andrews, randstad technologies
phone
0117 311 6466
apply now

job description

New opportunity to work for a high growth, fast paced international payment processing technology provider with global reach. You will join the newly formed European function, based at Canary Wharf and work as part of a wider team, currently based in the US. They process millions of transactions every day and rely on high performing and 'always available' system capability.

The technical requirements are focused primarily on the MS SQL stack. You'll need strength in depth across SQL technologies, ideally with a strong background in troubleshooting, supporting, monitoring and optimizing the performance of 'live' production systems. This is a technical role with a need to quickly understand the backend technology stack (SQL).


Main responsibilities:-



* Maintain live services through assessing and monitoring availability, latency, and overall system health
* Collaboratively work with fellow team members to quickly identify root cause of any type of service issue
* Appropriately communicate with relevant 3rd parties and internal teams regarding technical issues and incidents
* Collaborate with cloud infrastructure & development teams to improve system reliability
* Identify issues and escalate appropriately
* Get a deep understanding of the platform and software application stack to assist with fault resolution
* Troubleshoot and correct failed scheduled jobs


Required Skills and Experience



* BSc degree in Computer Science (or equivalent through experience)
* Strong technical experience with Web based technologies
* Experienced in Microsoft SQL Server product stack; Databases, SSIS, SSRS etc
* Experience with scripting languages such as PowerShell, Bash, Python
* Working knowledge of application development methods and lifecycles


This is a great opportunity to join a brilliantly performing business with further global expansion already planned. You'll join a newly formed London operation so there is a real opportunity to make your mark and the new team will be built around you.

Please send an up to date copy of your CV for immediate consideration.

Randstad Technologies Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.

skills

sql