Database Engineer

Location: Nottingham


Job Description

Are you an experienced Database Engineer looking to join a rapidly expanding company in Nottingham?

We’re expanding our technical team and are looking for someone who is passionate about database technology and is fully engaged with public cloud offerings, automated deployment and configuration management. Sound like you? Then keep on reading!


Key Responsibilities

  • Provide exceptional quality Database Support services to N4Stack clients through both Consultancy Professional services and delivery of remote Fully Managed Database Services.
  • To deliver work in adherence with N4Stack security and operational processes.
  • To be a consummate technology professional upholding and re-enforcing the N4Stack professional culture and standards working to agreed service level agreements and professional conduct.
  • To help develop and mentor the junior members of the technical team.
  • To give full commitment to learning and developing new skills and obtaining appropriate professional certifications supported by N4Stack.

Some Essential Skills

  • Professional experience with either SQL Server and a willingness to learn others
  • Provisioning database environments on public cloud offerings (Azure, AWS, Google)
  • Operating within a Site Reliability Engineering team
  • Continuous integration and deployment using Git/Github (or similar)
  • Process orchestration skills using Ansible (or similar technology) and scripting (e.g. PowerShell) providing database provisioning and maintenance capability
  • Confident, self-assured ability to communicate effectively with client technical and non-technical stakeholders with proven ability to influence outcomes
  • Demonstrable professional experience with either Oracle or SQL Server database technologies as a specialism, including production support experience with critical databases
  • Multiple version and edition capability with your primary RDBMS specialism with a clear understanding of its future technology road-map
  • Working with virtualised / clustered systems
  • Experience with high-availability architectures and configuring fit-for-purpose back-up and recovery processes
  • Strong analytical ability to support complex problem solving and presentation of issues and solutions into a focused, structured professional services report
  • A passion to learn and develop skills with new and existing database technologies

Ready to Apply?

To apply, please submit a CV and cover letter to Recruitment Manager, David Wilson at recruitment@node4.co.uk.
No agencies please.