SQL Server Senior DBA

SQL Server Senior DBA

Reporting to the Head of Data you will be responsible for Production, Staging and Development Data Environments. With a mix of On-Premise and Cloud (AWS), this is an excellent opportunity to work alongside a team of Data Architects and SQL Developers on a fast-changing, ever evolving hybrid data platform that supports the world’s No.1 website for online giving.

Technical Skills:

5 years + experience as a DBA.

Experience with Windows and SQL Clustering.

Proven experience of working with high transaction 24/7 Online OLTP DBs

Experience setting up and configuring Always-On Clusters.

Excellent knowledge of TSQL.

Proven Experience of DB Monitoring.

Excellent working knowledge of query, index and I/O tuning and performance.

Experience of DB and Server Migrations.

Experience of On-Call out of hours support.

Good working knowledge of Networks, subnets and IP Routing.

Exposure to No-SQL DBs

MYSQL experience would be an advantage.

Soft Skills:

Excellent team player.

First rate, approachable communicator.

Experience of mentoring junior dbas in the ways of data.

Able to explain deep technical issues to business stakeholders without them crying hot tears of boredom.

Ability to explain deep technical data concepts to application developers without resorting to, or directly inspiring, mindless acts of violence.

Superb ping-pong skills are a “nice to have”

About JustGiving

We’re the world's leading online fundraising platform, creating innovative technology that helps people, charities and businesses connect with the causes they care about. We make giving and fundraising simple, social, impactful and inspiring.

How to apply 

If this sounds like you, please send us your CV. Alternatively send us something else – whatever you think will catch our eye and demonstrate your technical proficiency, creative flair and belief in our cause.

Impress us. Stand out. Email the People Team at jobs@justgiving.com