Data Transformation & SQL Server Engineer - Arts

Job Title: Data Transformation & SQL Server Engineer - Arts
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: Q3
Reference: RBSQL
Contact Name: Rory Baynes
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 03, 2016 11:21

Job Description

Data Transformation and SQL Server Engineer

Our client, based in the City of London, has developed a piece of software for the arts community.

They are currently looking for a SQL server specialist to head up database administration and migration across the business. This will involve the live migration of millions of ticket sales (past and future), customer records, membership schemes and fundraising activities from legacy systems. Having built a reputation for making the migration process as smooth as possible for users, they are lookign to maintain this performance.

Joining the tech ops team, you will be responsible for how data is extracted from each legacy team as well as being part of the team who maintain the SQL server infrastructure which hosts a large number of clients, while mainitaning 99% uptime.

The role will be a 50/50 split of data migration/transformation and SQL server engineering.

This is a permanent opportunity within a rapidly growing outfit with offices in London, Manchester and the US.

Salary is negotiable.

Key experience required

Minimum 2 years Database Admin (Microsoft SQL Server)

Experience migrating data between different systems, platforms and schemas

Ability to quickly understand and translate between different implementations and concepts

Cross team, client facing projects with tight deadlines

Performance tuning SQL server databases and trouble shooting issues

Excellent SQL server skills

Helpful additions

Development experience with C# or other object oriented language

Scripting and automation (Powershell)

Knowledge of DevOps Methodologies

Experience in SaaS environments

If you are looking to develop your career and experience in the SQL server realm, within an ambitious, successful and friendly environment this could be for you!


SQL, Data Migration, Database administration, DBA, C#, Powershell, development

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.