SQL Developer - Sybase

City of London
£450 - £600 per day
22 Aug 2013
19 Sep 2013
Luke Eeles
Full Time

We are recruiting a SQL Developer to join the Feeds and Services team in London. The successful candidate will analyze, design, and implement solutions primarily in Sybase stored procedures using T-SQL, in a complex environment with tight deadlines. A knowledge of Java would be an advantage.

Key Responsibilities

·Understand business and technical requirements and the ability to adapt quickly to change

·Design, develop, test, performance tune, and implement solutions that fit the current technology stack.

·Break-down complicated tasks, estimate, and deliver quality code and tests in an agile environment.

·Take ownership of production outages and support issues; quickly and successfully debug issues.

·Liaise effectively with business users, development teams and production support groups.

Essential skills

·In-depth knowledge of Transactional SQL (T-SQL) programming and complex query design

·Writing and maintaining stored procedures; performance tuning, including query plans and I/O stats.

·Source code control, ideally subversion & clearcase.

·Excellent analytical and problem solving skills.

·Strong written and verbal communication skills.

·Capable of working effectively within a distributed global development team.


Desirable skills

·Sybase T-SQL experience is preferred but Microsoft SQL Server (MSSQL) also suitable.

·Java experience with Messaging (JMS/MQ) is advantageous but not essential.