Junior SQL Database Administrator

  • Location

    West Bromwich, West Midlands

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  • Salary:

    Up to £30000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Faran Kalra

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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  • Client:


Junior SQL DBA

£28,000 - £31,000

West Bromwich

A highly established financial services based in the heart of West Bromwich are looking for a Junior SQL Database Administrator to join their highly expanding team.

The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years commercial experience as a Junior SQL DBA and will have worked with SQL Server 2012 - 2016.


  • Support and administer applications and database systems in compliance with SLAs.
  • Assist in the delivery of large, small and IT business as usual change.
  • Assist in providing 1st line support for application and databases associated with Business critical systems.
  • Assist Projects with planning, building, testing, and deployment and support requirements set out by the Project Manager.
  • Assist in maintaining applications and database systems of internal control in accordance with the security policies.
  • Assist, plan and implement quarterly, half-yearly and annual processes (e.g. Capacity planning, Licence reconciliations, Database patching, Software releases and Roadmaps).
  • Assist in recovering databases and related systems during Disaster Recovery Tests and ensuring continuity in business in the event of a disaster itself.


  • Minimum 2 years commercial experience working as a Junior SQL Database Administrator
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 - 2016
  • Some exposure with Oracle would be appreciated (Not essential)
  • Working knowledge of T-SQL and preferably PL\SQL
  • Working knowledge of security and administration of MS SQL Server and preferably Oracle (but not essential).

This is a fantastic role for a Junior SQL Database Administrator to work for a financial services organisation and progress through the ranks. You will receive excellent training, and exposure with new technology. If this role is of interest, please get in touch with Faran Kalra on 0121 712 8748 or email him on