Azure & SQL DBA Consultant

full time

Azure & SQL DBA Consultant


  • Headline: This is a role for an experienced production DBA with significant Azure experience in a Design & Implementation function.
  • Location: Basingstoke / London
  • Package: Up to £75,000
  • Ideal Candidate: Will have substantial experience of Architecting, designing, and implementing high availability solutions locally and on Azure

NB: The role will ideally be based in Basingstoke with frequent visits to the London office and customer sites as required where you may be required to stay away from home.

We’re looking for an experienced Azure Consultant / SQL Server DBA to sit within this growing consultancy to deliver Database managed services and pre-sales support. The person coming on board would become the technical subject matter expert for the team on all things Azure related.

This role will involve establishing best practice, working with external customers to deliver the Azure cloud integration. The position will need someone able to work as an architect from the feasibility study, documentation / high-level design, approval, governance and implementation. It will take someone with the ability to appreciate not just the solution designed but how it will sit alongside other solutions and integrate in the ecosystem. The person coming into this role will be expected to be able to draw up technical documentation and will be expected to show examples.

A detailed list of roles / responsibilities will be shared in the job spec for the role…

Required Skills and Experience:

  • SQL Server Database experience, with involvement in some or all the following areas: operation and troubleshooting, system architecture, design and implementation
  • Consulting/services experience would be advantageous - i.e. the direct provision of technical thought leadership and services to external teams, stakeholders or customers.
  • Architecture, design and implementation of highly-available database solutions (OLTP & DW/BI) On-premise and in Azure
  • SQL Server Relational Database Engine Database administration from SQL 2000 to 2017
  • Disaster recovery including log shipping, Mirroring and availability groups would be advantageous 
  • Experience of transactional replication
  • Database & Application performance tuning
  • Understanding and application of database design techniques
  • Large-scale data manipulation and Extract Transform and Load (ETL) using SQL Server Integration Services, Transact-SQL code and other techniques


If you feel you’d be a good match for the role, please apply now. If you would like to find out more, please feel free to call me on the number above.

Rebel Recruitment is an equal opportunity employer

Ref:  RRFF/AzConLon0519



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