Database Administrator

  • negotiable depending on experience
  • Luxembourg
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Schroder Investment Management (Luxembourg) S.A
  • 10 Aug 17

Looking for experienced DBA of Microsoft SQL technology for a leading global financial services firm. Outline of responsibilities: To provide support  to the business and development using the skills listed in the Technical Requirements. On a rota basis, to provide out of hours On Call support.

Looking for experienced DBA of Microsoft SQL technology for a leading global financial services firm.

Outline of responsibilities:

To provide support  to the business and development using the skills listed in the Technical Requirements.

On a rota basis, to provide out of hours On Call support.

Main Duties:

• Administer Microsoft SQL 2008 & 2014 servers

• Create stored procedures and triggers

• Write SSIS packages when required

• Support SQL server tasks such as planning, designing, implementing, replicating, maintaining and performance monitoring

• Maintain a high standard of security for the protection of the data

• Provide assistance to the developers; establish procedures and standards of application implementation.

• Establish and maintain production environment SQL code standards

• Provide support to the Development team regarding SQL queries and processes

• Troubleshoot SQL Reports, daily processes, and stored procedures

• Devise, develop and implement disaster recovery and archiving procedures

• Provide support for in-house built applications: Investigate, diagnose and provide solutions through the development of fixes;

• Propose technical solutions to business requirements;

• To be able to work in a team and equally capable to work autonomously;

• To stay abreast of new technology and integrate into new business solutions as appropriate

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Education & Training/Qualifications:

• At least 2 to 5 years in a Support role with technologies listed in the technical requirements.

• Written and spoken English.  Other languages would be advantageous.

• Experience of working in a structured development and project environment.

• Knowledge of a Transfer Agency system or financial industry experience would be beneficial.

• Interest in understanding the business requirements and operational processes behind it.

Technical Requirements:

Schroders Luxembourg uses a Microsoft Development Platform.

Essential

• T-SQL

• Integration Services

• Reporting Services

• Analysis Services

Desirable

• C#

• SWIFT

• WPF

• ASP

• Silverlight

• NoSQL/Couchbase