SQL Server Database Developer

Location Letterkenny, Donegal
Job type Permanent
Salary Negotiable
Published 10 months ago
Start date ASAP
Contact Jane Donnelly
Job ref JD112_1569857484

Job description

SQL Server Database Developer

Location: Letterkenny Co Donegal

Salary: TBC

Grafton Specialist Recruitment has been retained to recruit a SQL Server Database Developer based in Letterkenny Co Donegal

The Role

My client is looking for a dynamic candidate with previous experience in designing and developing database solutions.

The SQL Server Database Developer will be primarily responsible for developing and supporting the creation of a Data warehouse with supporting reports and dashboards.

The technical challenges are vast and exciting, whilst providing the candidate with ample opportunity to increase and enhance their technical and leadership skills.


  • Develop an in-depth understanding of the business application systems and data relationships
  • Collaborate with team members to identify and prioritise enterprise database requirements
  • Design, develop, implement, maintain and support SQL Server Applications & Databases
  • Apply best practice methodologies to design and implement relational databases, data marts and OLAP cubes
  • Design, develop, implement, maintain and support the enterprise analytical reporting architecture, applying appropriate security measures
  • Strong Data Analysis and Data Mapping skills
  • Contribute to the optimisation and performance tuning of business data warehouse database and file servers
  • Plan and conduct reviews of application and database designs
  • Create and manage application and database technical documentation
  • Create or lead in creation of other technical documents as related to projects and initiatives
  • Provide mentoring and technical guidance to team members
  • Collaborate on project and tasks breakdown, planning and prioritisation
  • Coordinate activities with and provide feedback to management
  • Participate in process definition and enforcement as required
  • Participate in team building and resource planning as required


  • The ability to understand Business needs and technical constraints
  • Relational database schema design and implementation skills
  • Experience using Microsoft SSIS required
  • Proficient in data analysis, determining business logic and applying to development
  • Significant hands-on ability to perform all phases of the ETL process
  • Ability to identify opportunities to optimise the enterprise database architectures
  • Implementation and monitoring of validation processes to ensure data integrity
  • Creation and maintenance of documentation for corporate data warehouse processes and design
  • Ability to work closely with business users and technical resources, as well as independently
  • Experience or knowledge of BI reporting dashboards such as PowerBI a plus


  • BS degree in computer science or related fields
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment and deliver production quality software within tight schedules
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with large financial companies preferred

In Return

You will receive a fantastic package, the opportunity to work for a key player in the industry and the opportunity to develop your career in a supportive environment.

Contact Details & Deadline

To be considered for this position, please forward your CV to at Grafton Recruitment by clicking on the APPLY button on this page and attaching your CV.

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