SQL Developer

SQL Developer

Edinburgh | £500 - £550 | Contract

Published: 15.03.23 Ref: 41845_1678902218

SQL Developer - 3 Months - Outside IR35

SQL Developer required by a leading tech company for an initial 3-month contract. It's fully remote, outside IR35, and will likely extend long term due to the amount of work they have in the pipeline.

The Role:

You will be part of a rapidly growing data team helping to deliver their leading data platform that is being used to help drive key decision making in renewable energy and its use around the world - tech for good you could say!

As a SQL Developer, you will be responsible for various tasks but mainly focused around advice on indexes and poor query plans including columnstore/clustered columnstore and spotting performance bottlenecks in the system and offering advice on potential improvements to the architecture. The main tools and skills you will be using day to day are:

** In-depth Microsoft SQL Server experience (ideally the latest versions)

** Cloud experience with AWS, specifically with RDS

** Data Warehousing

** PostgreSQL

** Performance tuning and design experience

** Aurora or Redshift experience would be a nice bonus


Our customer is looking for someone to come in who is well versed with the above tools / technologies, and they need someone who understands MS SQL Server and AWS and is willing to roll their sleeves up as this project is critical for them.

As a Senior member of the team, they expect you to pick up the work pretty quickly, work closely with the development team (.NET/C#) and help build upon an already industry leading product.

Rate / Process:

This is an urgent role which is based in Edinburgh City Centre but is fully remote.

The interview process will include a short video call with the Head of Engineering & then a final meeting with other members of the team.

We can organise both meetings within a couple of days as this is an absolute priority across the entire business.

Rate-wise, we have between £500 - £550 per day + VAT depending on experience and availability.

If this sounds interesting and relevant to you at this time, please apply straight away and call Andy Weir at Cathcart Technology.


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