Senior SQL Server Database Administrator

Senior SQL Server Database Administrator

Job Title: Senior SQL Server Database Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-08-28
Reference: V-36579
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 29, 2019 11:02

Job Description

Seeking a Senior SQL Server Database Administrator

The Role:
This position is for a Senior SQL Server Database Administrator. As such, you will be working as a member of a dynamic team responsible for the administration of the department’s on premises and public cloud SQL databases. You will be expected to assist the team to:
  • Develop, implement and review database related infrastructure, processes and procedures.
  • Provide technical support and advice to application developers in relation to the database environment.
  • Perform problem analysis and rectification in response to system outages and issues.
  • Lead motivate and mentor junior staff. 
Selection criteria
Essential criteria
  • Demonstrated extensive experience and a high technical skill level as a Database Administrator of Microsoft SQL Server. - 25%
  • Demonstrated highly developed interpersonal skills including the ability to liaise and negotiate with business and technical staff. - 25%
  • Demonstrated experience in analysing and solving SQL Server service incidents and outages. - 25%
  • Demonstrated experience in analysing performance issues to determine cause and proposing and implementing solutions. - 25%
Desirable criteria
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with Public cloud PaaS SQL offerings is desirable but not essential. - 100% 
Location and Contract Term:

The role is based in Canberra, Immediate start 9 months initial contract plus a potential 9 months extension

Security Clearance Required:

Must be an Australian Citizen. NV1 Security Clearance is required

How to Apply:

Applications close 3 September 2019  

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information


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