MS SQL Server DBA - Lloyd's Insurance Syndicate - London

MS SQL Server DBA - Lloyd's Insurance Syndicate - London

Job Title: MS SQL Server DBA - Lloyd's Insurance Syndicate - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, pension, health care
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00068061_1519118492
Contact Name: Mason Nathaniel
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 20, 2018 09:21

Job Description

MS SQL Server DBA - Lloyd's Insurance Syndicate - London

The LHi Data & Analytics Practice is working with a vibrant insurer operating in the Lloyd's Insurance Market to find an experienced MS SQL Server DBA to be based in their London HQ.


The successful MS SQL Server DBA will join an established DBA team who have ownership of the core Microsoft SQL Server database environment. As a SQL Server DBA you will play a key role in the design, maintenance, support and continual upgrade of all components of the SQL Server database estate.

Some of the duties the SQL Server DBA can expect to carry out include troubleshooting technical issues, migrations, SSIS & SSRS deployments, security, availability, performance and engaging in projects.


- Previous successful experience in a similar database administration role (pref in the Insurance sector)
- Technical understand and exposure to MS SQL Server 2012+
- Experience in T-SQL and Powershell for automation, maintenance and code reviews
- Solid experience in HA/DR (Replication, Mirroring, Log Shipping, Clusters etc)
- Experience with SSIS & SSRS deployments
- Core skills including backups, recoveries, performance tuning, Refactoring etc


- Salary up to £70,000 + bonus + benefits


A well established an successful Lloyds Syndicate with 350 employees and backed by one of the largest Insurance Groups worldwide. In the effort to revamp the old, corporate Insurance image they re branded and now pride themselves on providing a dynamic, innovative and modern work environment for their IT specialist to operate in.

There is a really family feel to the London office, both friendly and open. They have some big plans for modernisation of their BI environment, which the successful candidate in this role will be central to and due to growth there will be good opportunities for career progression!

To apply for this role or find out more submit your up to date CV online and we will be in contact.

Lawrence Harvey is acting as an employment agency in regards to this position.
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