Database Engineer

Database Engineer

Location: Sedgefield  |   Job Ref: 181019DE

PragmatIC seeks a database engineer to be based at our state-of-the-art production site in Sedgefield. The successful candidate will work alongside automation specialists and be responsible for building, maintaining and developing a range of databases relating to production processes, product tracking and quality management. The role may also encompass some basic IT support.

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Key tasks:

  • Planning and engineering of databases
  • Ongoing analysis of database design to determine updates
  • Monitor the performance, scalability and security of databases

Qualifications and training:

  • Bachelor’s degree related to computer science
  • Higher degree (an advantage)

Skills and experience:

  • Comprehensive knowledge of computer software, databases and programming languages e.g. Python, Java, SQL
  • Excellent coding and computer system skills
  • Demonstrable ability to write, review and debug computer codes to create robust database systems
  • A track record of identifying potential problems before they occur and resolving them
  • Excellent attention to detail e.g. to identify errors, database security or storage capacity issues
  • Good communication skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Visual Basic (an advantage)
  • Linux (an advantage)
  • Microsoft.NET (an advantage)