SQL Developer with IT background
Posted on Jun 26, 2021 by Pythia Sports
An opportunity has arisen for a SQL developer. successful candidate will be working in a team of around programmers, database administrators and data scientists that provides database and application development support for the Unit and external collaborators.
Roles & Duties
The role is 25% support and 75% development. 25% of time will be spent supporting data modellers, making sure the data is in good order and the data processing tasks are completed in time. 75% of the time will be spent writing new code, correcting existing code and performance optimisations. The work involves providing weekend support and this is usually once every 4 weeks.
Qualifications & Requirements
- 2+ years experience working with SQL server
- Good understand of RDBMS
- The candidate should have an understanding of Tables, Schemas, Stored Procedures and Functions, SQL Jobs, Linked Servers.
- Understanding of SQL principles.
- Basic DBA knowledge such as backing up/restoring databases.
- Scripting languages + DBA experience would be an added advantage
The successful candidate is expected to be enthusiastic, self-driven individual with high levels of integrity.
Pythia is a fast growing company with a focus on predictive sports modelling and data collection, providing services to the sports betting industry.
We focus on being the best at what we do and recognise that our success comes from having the best employees and keeping them happy. We pride ourselves on hiring talented, creative and independent thinkers.
Our offices are in West London, we are privately owned, well funded and although recently new, we have experience within the company going back over 15 years in this area.
Here you will find a relaxed atmosphere, monthly social events and amazing people! If working from the office, there's also free healthy snacks, fruits, coffee, tea and beer. That's off course once things get back to normal, as most of us are currently working fully from home - future homeworking can be considered as well.
We also offer enhanced paternity and maternity leave, enhanced sick pay, increased holiday allowance and exciting development opportunities.
Pythia Sports employees are expected to embrace the company philosophy of integrity combined with innovation and cutting edge technology.
Most of us are currently working from home, but we can still offer you space in the office if you decide to work from there.