Mid-Senior Database Engineer (SQL)

Location: Nottingham or Northampton

Job Description

We are expanding our technical team and are looking for an experienced SQL Database Engineer who is passionate about RDBMS/NoSQL technology and is fully engaged with public cloud offerings, automated deployment and configuration management.

Key Responsibilities

  • To provide database support and strategic Consultancy services through both onsite (UK only) and remote delivery (International)
  • Delivery and support of automated provisioning and configuration processes, including project collaboration with N4Stack Platform Engineers
  • Primary support hours are Mon-Fri, 08:00 to 18:00 covered by early/late shift patterns
  • Out-of-hours delivery and support on-call is expected
  • Acting as a “go-to” mentor for other Database technical personnel within the N4Stack team

Essential Skills

  • Confident, self-assured ability to communicate effectively with Client technical and non-technical stakeholders with proven ability to influence outcomes
  • Demonstrable professional experience with SQL Server database technology as a specialism, including production support experience with critical databases
  • Multiple version and edition capability with SQL server 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