sql dba

sql dba Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a sql dba to join our team.


  • Assisting with third level support issues as and when required via the Service Desk;
  • Provide 3rd line database support;
  • Maintaining support for Managed Clients, responding to tickets and support functions;
  • Assist with covering in hours support as needed.


  • Experience with T-SQL;
  • Strong hands on experience with underlying infrastructure e.g. Windows Server;
  • Experience/knowledge of Microsoft Azure and cloud data architecture;
  • Experienced in SQL Server 2012 and above in a high-availability environment;
  • Excellent troubleshooting and investigative skills;
  • Experience with AWS (desirable);
  • Knowledge of ITIL principles;
  • Exposure to ETL and Reporting technologies (SSIS and SSRS);
  • Experience with Backups and restorations;
  • Experience using various versions of SQL;
  • 5+ years’ hands experience as an SQL DBA with SQL Server 2012 and more recent releases in a production and data centre setting;
  • Windows server 2003 onwards;
  • Experience creating SOPs;
  • Strong communications and customer facing skills essential;
  • Azure Devops / Git / TFS.