Database Administrator and Business Intelligence Analyst

  • Job Reference: 6708900
  • Date Posted: 9 July 2018
  • Recruiter: Venn Group
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £40,000
  • Bonus/Benefits: excellent benefits
  • Sector: Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Permanent Enterprise DBA and BI Analyst
Agency Reference Number: 6708900

Venn Group is seeking an experienced DBA with excellent analytical skills to join a top 50 UK University in London. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic, forward thinking IT Services Department that are currently undergoing a series of transitional projects to improve student and staff IT facilities.

Salary: £40,007 + excellent benefits package
Location: London
Length: Permanent

Job responsibilities include:

  • Developing, implementing and maintaining the database portfolio supporting all University business applications across both Oracle and SQL platforms
  • Actively participating in the development of business data exchange projects related to developing new processes and interfaces between business applications and systems
  • Ensuring that the University’s database systems portfolio is consistent with appropriate best practice and compliant with the University’s policies
  • Planning and implementing backup, recovery and high availability of Oracle and SQL solutions
  • Administering database objects, including tables, clusters, indexes, views, sequences, packages and procedures
  • Actively seeking out opportunities to improve and optimise the global infrastructure including use of cloud and virtualization, backup strategy, network devices, security and monitoring
  • Creating and maintaining new and existing database management documentation working closely with the IT engineering team to ensure addition / changes are up to date

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience and knowledge of Oracle database design, capacity planning, performance tuning, storage management, backup and recovery, schemas, clustering and report generation
  • Strong design, implementation and administration knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server from 2008R2 onwards
  • Excellent T-SQL, PL/SQL and PowerShell/scripting experience
  • Experience working in a complex environment delivering large database projects
  • Strong critical thinking and analytical skills with previous experience using business intelligence and data visualisations tools such as Power BI and Tableau

To apply for this role or to find out about other Education Technology jobs, please contact Cat Udell on the London Education Technology Recruitment team on 020 7557 7667 or email

Venn Group is an equal opportunities employment business and employment agency and welcomes applications from all candidates.