Xerox PostgreSQL Database Administrator (DBA) in Poole, United Kingdom

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Database Administrator (DBA)

Short description

As DBA, you would be supporting a team of Application Developers, Report/BI Developers and Transformational Data Developers supporting multiple international Call Centres and working with many leading global companies.

Your tasks would include

· Building and maintaining core database objects with open source technologies


· Tuning and improving database performance and working with large amounts of data

· The role is supporting backend databases working with a global enterprise system currently being rolled out to 60,000 users across all continents. 24/7 on call emergency support is also required, split by shifts within the team


Ideal candidate requirements

· Experience deploying and administrating SQL Databases

· Writing queries, functions and performing bulk data imports

· Ubuntu Linux server system administration skills and some experience with networking protocols

· Experience deploying database servers in a high availability/failover configuration

· Experience with database design and maintenance, capacity planning and security

· Database optimisation and performance tuning

· Excellent analytical skills and an eye for detail

· Excellent team working skills

· Willingness to keep up to date with new developments in technology

· Strong communication and interpersonal abilities

· A knowledge of PostgreSQL and data warehousing would be advantageous


If you join the team not only will you get the opportunity to work at the forefront of technology but you’ll be rewarded for it too. We offer a great range of benefits.

• Contributory pension

• Life insurance

• Company sick pay

• Holiday allowance, increasing with service

• Performance related bonus scheme

• Casual dress code

• Childcare vouchers

• Cycle to Work Scheme

• Employee assistance program

• Corporate discounted gym membership

If you are interested please send your resume to

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Job: Software Engineering

Organization: CC-Management

Title: PostgreSQL Database Administrator (DBA)

Location: GBR-Poole-Poole

Requisition ID: 16029347

Virtual/work from home? No