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Database Administrator

Job Title: Database Administrator
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
Salary: Up to £0.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH55797_1510934219
Contact Name: Rachel Beattie
Contact Email: r.beattie@parity.net
Job Published: November 17, 2017 15:57

Job Description

DBA - Edinburgh - 6 months - Postgres/MongoDB

The Client

A public sector organisation looking for a DBA to work a 6 month contract.

The Role

Responsible for the performance, integrity and security of the organisation's system databases based on Postgres, Oracle, MongoDB, SQL server and Informix. Involved in the planning and development of the migration strategy to move existing databases to Postgres DB as well as taking a lead in any Postgres projects. Troubleshooting and resolving any issues on behalf of the users. Involved in the planning and execution of data migration from legacy applications and databases to the new technology estate where appropriate.

The Candidate


  • Must have experience managing, optimising and administering one of Postgresql, Oracle or Informix, SQL Server, MongoDB
  • Experience performing database tuning
  • Experience establishing and enforcing database security


  • Experience working with Spatial databases (e.g. PostGIS)
  • Performing database upgrades of Oracle, Postgresql, MongoDB
  • Experience working with non-sql databases such as MongoDB
  • Experience in using agile techniques and methodologies to improve value, flow and quality in delivery

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