SQL Database Engineer

SQL Database Engineer

Job Title: SQL Database Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Market rate
Start Date: 2021-09-06 00:00:00
Reference: V-39796
Contact Name: Mohammed Samsam
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 07, 2021 17:51

Job Description

The Role:

One of our private clients, a Tier-1 IT Service Provider, is looking for a highly experienced SQL Database Engineer who will a key technical resource for their customer.

You will need to be focused on delivering proactive services such as education workshops, delivering assessments and providing expert guidance

Additionally, you will need to have strong communication skills; ability to develop strategic ongoing customer relationships, gain trust and respect for our client’s customers. Engineers must also possess strong technical writing, presentation and training skills

You will be part of a thriving developer community that's constantly looking for ways to improve their customers’ experience, software development goals and use of technology

Essential Skills and Experience:
  • Broad knowledge of on-premises Microsoft products with deep understanding of Microsoft SQL Server
  • 5+ years’ experience in database design and support
  • Self-reliant and strong team player, working in a fast-paced environment where technology and customers' requirements can change regularly
  • PowerShellScripting experience
  • Solid knowledge on performance tuning and database design, T-SQL language
  • Experience in capacity planning, sizing SQL Server environments and high availability configurations
  • Experience in SQL server migration Solution area
  • Proven track record of building relationships with senior IT and business decision makers.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to explain complex topics in ways that can be understood by technical and business decision makers.
  • Fluency in English is essential.
  • Willingness to travel

Location: Canberra

Contract Term: 18 months

Security Requirements: To be eligible for this role, you must be an Australian Citizen. Due to the work environment, our client has requested that all candidates must hold a current AGSVA NV2 Security Clearance.

How to Apply:

Applications close Tuesday, 14 September 2021

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.