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Job Title: SQL DBA
Location: Sydney
Reference: 3119068
Contact Name: Sam Marshall
Job Published: March 18, 2020 17:48

Job Description

Top ASX listed financial services organisation are looking for a SQL DBA. In this role you will be responsible for building and designing new databases for key business intelligence initiatives. As the Database Administrator, your role is internally facing and will focus on the conversion of the BI toolset, objects and processes to best practice. Considerable technical debt has been incurred over several years and we need to transition to and maintain a best practice approach in order to improve stability of our systems, data security, reduce risk and increase speed of change
  • Build a new best practice MS SQL environment for the BI teams use
  • Convert our SSIS, SSAS, SSRS and Power BI objects to the new environment and best practice principles.
  • Create and enforce governance rules and tools in place to ensure best practice endures.
  • Document data warehouse lineage and dependencies.
  • Document the environment for ongoing support via the development team.
  • Monitor servers and services with a continuous improvement focus to ensure that they are optimised, efficient, and responsive.
  • Provide database support to development teams and business teams through peer review of changes, providing advice to developers.
  • Develop, implement, forecast and drive the strategic direction, performance and sustainability of databases.
  • 5 + years of years of experience in SQL Database Administration in a complex and fast-moving environment.
  • Knowledge in supporting the SQL Server full-stack. (SSIS / SSRS / SSAS / Power BI)
  • Experience in setting up a brand-new BI toolset environment from scratch and running a migration project.
  • Skilled in explaining technical concepts to technical people.
  • Experience in the creation and later ensuring adherence to governance standards.