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Junior DBA

Location: Newcastle

Salary: Up to £30,000 OTE

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 166922

Our client is looking to recruit a Junior Database Administrator to join their data team in Newcastle, working as part of one of the most innovative financial services firms in the UK today.

You will be responsible for developing SQL queries and procedures as well as creating custom reports to support the organisations data strategy. You will also work alongside an experienced DBA and gain invaluable insight into a large data platform with an opportunity to progress into a more DBA-centric role.



  • Develop, implement and optimize stored procedures and functions using T-SQL

  • Review and interpret ongoing business report requirements

  • Research required data

  • Build appropriate and useful reporting deliverables

  • Analyse existing SQL queries for performance improvements

  • Suggest new queries

  • Work with Web Developers to create stored procedures required by the web applications.

Experience required


  • 2 years of experience as a SQL Developer or similar role

  • Excellent understanding of T-SQL programming

  • Excellent understanding of Microsoft SQL Server 

  • Sense of ownership and pride in your performance and its impact on company’s success

  • Critical thinker and problem-solving skills

  • Team player

  • Good time-management skills

  • Great interpersonal and communication skills.


Salary: up to £30,000