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Junior Production Database Administrator

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Overview

Technology

Full Time

Closes 22/03/23

Stoke-on-Trent

Full Time

Closes 22/03/23

Who we are looking for

Responsible for the day to day management of all database servers, you will ensure the resilience, availability and maintenance of the database infrastructure that supports our business systems in a true 24/7 environment, keeping bet365 online.

The team works on large Microsoft SQL Server databases as well as smaller PostgreSQL databases, both of which are utilising high availability and disaster recovery configurations. To ensure that our website and its supporting systems are operating as expected you will be required to cover a shift pattern in this role.

The day to day work is interesting, challenging and fast paced amidst a hardworking and delivery focused company ethos. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to tackle some of technologies greatest challenges.

This role is eligible for inclusion in the Company’s hybrid working from home policy.

Preferred skills and experience

Experience of SQL Server.
Awareness of SQL Server high availability features including replication and log shipping.
Good communication and presentation skills supported by a high level of energy and persuasion.
Ability to work in a fast paced environment on multiple projects with independent deadlines and deliverables.
High attention to detail.

Main Responsibilities

Assessing the quality of all UAT and production database releases ensuring company standards are followed.
Deploying fit for purpose code to UAT and Live, driving all requests through the process to completion and taking end to end ownership.
Installing, configuring and upgrading SQL Server across different environments.
Responding to and resolving ad hoc requests as required to meet business and end user requirements.
Monitoring, reporting on and maintaining the reporting activity and trends on the database servers and databases to senior management to enable a capacity planning strategy to be employed.

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The benefits of working with us

Bonus Schemes

Recognition for your performance and hard work.

Company Pension

Preparing you for later life with a top pension.

Employee Assistance Programme

Supporting the wellbeing of you and your family.

Eye Care

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Health Insurance

Reassurance for your health and wellbeing.

Income Protection

Your income is protected, just in case.

Life Assurance

Peace of mind for your family in any eventuality.

Life Events and Long Service

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