Database Administrator DBA Job in Berkshire - GCS Recruitment
Apply0saved jobsaved jobsViewView all
We use cookies to provide you with the best possible browsing experience on our website. You can find out more below.
Cookies are small text files that can be used by websites to make a user's experience more efficient. The law states that we can store cookies on your device if they are strictly necessary for the operation of this site. For all other types of cookies we need your permission. This site uses different types of cookies. Some cookies are placed by third party services that appear on our pages.
Necessary cookies help make a website usable by enabling basic functions like page navigation and access to secure areas of the website. The website cannot function properly without these cookies.
ResolutionUsed to ensure the correct version of the site is displayed to your device.
SessionUsed to track your user session on our website.

Statistic cookies help website owners to understand how visitors interact with websites by collecting and reporting information anonymously.
AnalyticsWe employ Google Analytics as third party analytics services. This helps us analyse how users interact with our website and to identify patterns. Google Analytics IP address anonymization is also employed, which means we do not store any personal information. This stops individual user identification and re-marketing activities.

Show purposes

Database Administrator DBA

£40000 - £48000 per annum
Apply2019-10-09 15:25:312020-09-24GCS Recruitment

Database Administrator DBA

Date posted: October 9, 2019
£40000 - £48000 per annum
Berkshire, South East
Job description

Maths is definitely not my strong point, and tax & accounting may not be yours, but luckily as a Database Administrator for this software company based in Wokingham you won't need to be an expert in this field.

They have recently on-shored and ramped up their UK development teams to encourage better communication & collaboration, ultimately making the team more productive. As a company they are always looking to build more products and features and this has enabled them to do that and grow the team.

They're looking for a Database Administrator to join them; you'll be primarily responsible for their main product, with some crossover with internal teams. You'll need to have experience using PostgreSQL, they are currently using version 9 but will soon be upgrading to 11, in fact one of your first tasks will be to ensure all their customers can upgrade to version 11. Some knowledge of SQLite would be helpful but is not absolutely essential. The actual day 2 day admin would be a hybrid of around 80% Postgres & 20% SQLite. You need to know about SQL but don't need to be an expert. Anyone that has worked with relational databases would be a good fit.

The role comes with a hefty amount of responsibility (around 10k databases) so you need the ability to own that and work fairly autonomously. You won't be cast aside alone, but equally wont be micromanaged through your day.

The team is medium sized, friendly, with a mix of characters all pushing towards a common goal. They are genuinely growing as a business so longer term there will be progression opportunities for you.

If this sounds of interest and you'd like to learn more please either apply with your CV, or call me on 0118 956 3900.

GCS Computer Recruitment Services is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Reference: 165682_1570631131

Recommended jobs

2 x SQL Developer - Contract - London, UK

Up to £400 per day
2 x SQL Developer - Contract - London, UK £400.00 per day + immediate start + 3 month contract The person for the SQL Developer - Contract - London, UKA passion for technology and its practical appli...

Data Analyst / Business Information Manager

£450 - £500 per day
East, Cambridgeshire
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Data Analyst to join a global organisation located in Cambridge. This role will be offered as a 6 month contract.The selected candidate will posse...

Remote or Cambridge Based Role - Data Scientist / Machine Learn

£25000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Travel
Data Science / Machine Learning IOT / Warehouse management system Remote or Cambridge Salary dependent on experience The Role To work on a greenfield IOT warehouse management system. The Person Y...
View allJob search