SQL Database Developer – T-SQL, SSRS, SSIS – Financial Services

15th February 2019
Permanent Stoke-on-Trent
£40k + Bonus + Benefits
This vacancy is now closed

Working as part of the database team, our Financial Services client is looking for a SQL developer to develop new and existing database related functions. You will be working closely with the Development team, and will be required to provide data to the business that is timely, accurate and relevant.



  • 25 day’s holiday
  • Annual bonus scheme
  • Recommend a Friend Scheme (up to £1,500.00 reward)
  • Life Assurance Scheme (2x Basic Salary)
  • Pension Scheme
  • Free Parking
  • Dress Down Fridays
  • Cycle to work Scheme
  • Corporate Discounts
  • Season Ticket Loans
  • Bus Pass
  • Eye Care and Spectacles Vouchers


Key Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Monitor SQL Servers and troubleshoot issues as they arise to keep the production SQL servers running smoothly
  • Performance tuning and optimisation
  • Develop, maintain and support any new SQL Functions that are needed
  • Maintain existing SQL Environments – Dev, Test, Stage, UAT, Production
  • Perform Backups / Restores as required
  • Provide day to day support to the wider IT Department regarding SQL Related queries
  • Manage SQL Server Security


Skills and Experience:

  • SQL Server 2008 R2 / 2012 / 2014
  • MUST be fully proficient in Complex T-SQL
  • Experience dealing with large databases
  • Indexes, Statistics, Execution Plans, Plan Guides
  • Some experience of SSAS would be beneficial but not essential
  • SQL Agent Jobs
  • Replication / Log Shipping / Clustering
  • TFS or similar source control solutions
  • Awareness of .Net Technologies / Entity Framework
  • 3rd party monitoring tools e.g. Idera