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SQL Server DBA

SQL Server DBA

What happens next?

Once we have received your completed application, this will be reviewed against set criteria for the role.

We’ll always strive to let you know the outcome, however, if you don’t hear from us within two weeks please assume that on this occasion your application was unsuccessful.

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East Croydon
Job description:


dotmailer is a global email marketing automation SaaS platform headquartered in London. Our market-leading platform empowers our clients marketing and ecommerce teams to create engaging and relevant email marketing programmes. We continue to experience exciting growth in our business since we began in 1999. As part of this continued growth, we have expanded our operations across the UK, Eastern Europe and the USA with offices in London, Manchester, Cape Town, Belarus, New York & Sydney.

Our DBA team are core to our success. They’re responsible for the day to day operation of all of our production databases and help oversea the infrastructure powering them. Working alongside our in house development teams you will design and develop new features ensuring your work is scalable and robust. We process and store lots of data and push SQL Server to its limits. Dealing with multi-Terabyte, high throughput, highly available databases will push your knowledge of SQL and strengthen your skills as a DBA.

Required Skills:

  • 1-3 years working as a SQL Server DBA
  • SQL 2012+.
  • T-SQL
  • Database Design
  • Tuning
  • Refactoring
  • SQL server HA & DR
  • Windows failover clusters

Desirable Skills:

  • Working with VLDBs
  • PowerShell
  • SQL Server MCSA/ MCSE
  • SQL Server Migration/ Consolidation
  • Database Lifecycle Management (TFS /TeamCity)
  • Partitioning
  • SSIS
  • Azure
  • Systems administration experience using Windows Server and Active Directory

Applicants should share our passion for making our products highly available, lightning fast and have the motivation to continuously improve.

You will have the opportunity to work with some very experienced developers and technicians in the group. The successful candidate will have a unique opportunity to learn and grow their knowledge within the team.