Database Administrator - DBA

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Database Administrator - DBA


£45k - £50k



Tech, Technical

Database Administrator – DBA

Truro, Cornwall

£40,000 – £50,000/annum Hybrid work possible


The Gig

Got a knack for databases and love the idea of being part of a tight-knit office team in Truro? We’re on the hunt for a Database Administrator who knows their way around MS SQL Server, SSIS, SSAS, SSRS, and all those good SQL-related things. You’ll be the go-to person for designing, building, and maintaining secure database systems, ensuring our client’s data is top-notch.

About the Role

You’ll be working with a fab IT team, keeping the database infrastructure running smoothly and making sure our data stays secure and consistent. Ideally, you’ll be based in our client’s head office in Truro. While there’s a chance for remote or hybrid work, regular trips to Truro will be on the cards.

You’ll get to work across various departments, driving the data strategy and ensuring our clients get the best possible service.

What You’ll Need

  • MS SQL Server Pro: Develop and maintain MS SQL Server environments effortlessly.
  • Stored Procedures Guru: Craft and maintain stored procedures like a maestro.
  • SSIS & SSRS Wizard: Build and maintain SSIS packages and SSRS reports with ease.
  • Service Broker & Triggers: Utilize these tools effectively.
  • Industry-Savvy: Deep understanding of industry-standard techniques, platforms, and practices.
  • Database Design & Development: Strong skills in database analysis, design, and development.
  • Bonus Points: Experience with C# or PHP, Linux and Windows server environments, and Azure or similar cloud environments.
  • Communicator Extraordinaire: Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Day-to-Day Duties

  • Enhance the quality of our data continuously.
  • Keep our data secure, integral, and available.
  • Contribute to data governance throughout the business.
  • Identify business issues and find the right solutions.
  • Stay up-to-date with industry standards and company goals.

Why You’ll Love It Here

  • Work-Life Balance: A 35-hour week to keep things balanced.
  • Private Medical Insurance: Available after a qualifying period.
  • Generous Holiday Allowance: Start with 24 days plus bank holidays, climbing to 28 days with service. Plus, you can ‘buy’ an extra 5 days per year after a qualifying period.
  • Growth Opportunities: Plenty of learning and development chances.
  • Income Protection: Peace of mind with income protection.
  • Volunteering Day: A paid day each year to support local communities.
  • Exclusive Discounts: On everyday essentials, motoring, travel, and experiences through our online benefits program.
  • Cycle to Work Scheme & Eye Care Contributions: We’ve got your back (and eyes).
  • Social Events: Get-togethers to keep the team spirit high.
  • Dress Code & Office Location: Relaxed dress code in a picturesque riverside office, close to Truro city centre.

Ready to make a difference with your database skills? Apply now…