sql database administrator in Brisbane CBD

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taryn botes, randstad
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Key Responsibilities

  • Provide technical database and applications administration support services for the company's database applications.

  • Provide secondary level technical support and consultation for database related incidents logged via the Service Desk ensuring service level targets are met. Report and maintain statistical and historical metrics to measure and monitor service delivery.

  • Support the continuous improvement of the Department’s SQL database environment including the optimisation of production databases and database management systems to maintain the data integrity, operational efficiently and security.

  • Provide consultancy to programmers to assist in the optimisation of development databases including reviewing SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) packages.

  • Analyse business requirements, provide guidance and advice and design databases that fulfil diverse user requirements and satisfy relevant departmental, government and industry standards.

  • Actively develop, implement and maintain standards, guidelines and knowledge base articles for database installation, administration and support while ensuring compliance to change control processes, relevant industry standards and government policies.

  • Produce reports for business applications, using the current SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) environment.

  • Maintain knowledge of current trends, industry and technology directions and product road maps for database administration methodologies and technologies.

How you will be assessed

Within the context of the role described above, the ideal applicant will be someone who can demonstrate the following key attributes as they apply to the key responsibilities of the role.

  1. Demonstrated knowledge and skills in supporting SQL databases (SQL 2008 or later), SSIS and SSRS in a client / server clustered environment.

  1. Demonstrated skills in database analysis, design and implementation of complex information technology systems, particularly in an applications development and database environment.

  1. Possession of high level conceptual, analytical and problem solving skills together with a proven ability to provide advice and guidance on the deployment of IT systems (SQL Based), particularly in the areas of database design and optimisation, security, recovery and tools usage.

  1. Highly developed interpersonal, written and oral communication skills that support the delivery of quality outcomes for the department.




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