SQL Database Administrator – Dublin, Remote

ICT Services are currently seeking a Desktop Support Engineer, working on one of our customer sites in Sligo. This is a full-time position working onsite with our customer.

Position description

ICT Services are currently recruiting for a SQL DBA to work for one of our clients in Dublin. This is a daily rate contract for 8-12 months initially, with potential for extension after.

The role is responsible for maintaining, securing and operating databases and ensuring all data is correctly stored and retrieved. You need to be confident in checking and challenging any risk you may identify at any point in the process, and ensure you are prioritising your work effectively. To excel within this role, you will need to be adaptable, tenacious, and organised.


  • Provide Support for in-house applications.
  • Preferably experience document maintenance including Kofax ITP Server\Administrator and Xpressdox
  • Clearly define and document complex technical requirements.
  • Configure, optimize, and support Microsoft SQL Server relational databases.
  • Database maintenance tasks
  • Pro-active monitoring to optimize performance and understanding of the tools available.
  • Troubleshoot Major incidents to either rule in or rule out the Database.
  • Work within deadlines in relation to product release timelines, and consistently complete assigned development tasks to specification within required timeframes.
  • Maintain and test Disaster Recovery processes and procedures documentation and running of DR Sessions.
  • Ensure that SQL Server security and database activity monitoring.
  • Efficient management of SQL related incidents and requests via service management software.


  • 3+ years’ experience in supporting Microsoft SQL applications.
  • Structured approach to problem solving with the ability to challenge when results are not being achieved and address areas requiring resolution.
  • Understanding of SQL environment (DBA, SSMS, SSRS)
  • Experience with scripting languages
  • Strong analytical skills with the demonstrated ability to multi-task, prioritise, and meet timelines on deliverables.
  • Demonstrated ability to compose clear and concise written communication.
  • Demonstrated ability to use discretion and sensitivity when handling confidential information.
  • Ability to perform in a dynamic and fast-paced environment.
  • Exposure to RMS (Revenue Management System) Platform advantageous

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