Senior Database Administrator is required by prestigious organisation in their state-of-the-art Farnborough offices.As the Senior Database Administrator, you will be joining the established Application and Database team. The successful candidate will be responsible for the day to day operation, performance and integrity of the SQL Server database estate. As part of the role you will be supported in the development of your working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server, its associated technologies and any other database systems that are required by the business. You will be passionate about data, be knowledgeable in emerging technologies, which will allow you to play a part in moving the business forward. What's in it for the Senior Database Administrator?A Competitive SalaryYou will gain exposure to Azure and MongoDBWorking for a company with an excellent reputationExcellent benefits package including contributory pension, Life Cover, income protection and much moreWorking in a company who invest in their team (including certifications & subscriptions)Excellent Career Development opportunitiesYou will be working within industry leading teams and peopleEssential Skills for the Senior Database Administrator:Hold or be eligible for SC clearanceStrong knowledge of SQL Server (5+ years)Experience in T-SQLCommercial experience of SQL Server 2008R2 or aboveExperience of delivering road-maps Knowledge of High Availability and Disaster Recovery ConceptsGenuine interest in BI and emerging technologiesPositive can do attitudeStrong communication skillsPrevious experience of working in an Agile environmentDesirable Skills for the Senior Database Administrator:Experience in SSASExperience in SSISExperience working with AzurePrior experience of working with MongoDBDefence industry experienceIf you have the essential skills, keen to work as a Senior Database Administrator and wanting to work for a company who invest in their technology and staff, then please apply via the link.