Database Admin (DBA) Temp 12 months

Job Description

Temporary DBA Contractor (6-12 Months)

Location: Hybrid/Belfast - Must be available for weekly office trips.

Are you an experienced Database Administrator seeking a role with long-term potential? We have an exciting opportunity that could lead to a permanent position with a well-known public organisation.

Key Requirements:

  • Experience:
    • At least 4 years in a similar DBA role.
  • Skills:
    • Proficiency in database management, optimisation, and maintenance.
    • Experience with SQL Server, Oracle, or other major database systems.
    • Competence in database design, performance tuning, and backup/recovery processes.


  • Experience with cloud-based database solutions.
  • Positive personality and easy-going nature.


  • Manage, maintain, and optimise databases to ensure their availability, reliability, and performance.
  • Implement backup and recovery strategies.
  • Design and optimise database schemas and queries.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve database-related issues.

Why Join?

  • Hybrid work model with flexible hours.
  • Potential for transitioning into a permanent role.
  • Supportive and friendly team environment.

If you have the skills and experience we're looking for and are ready to join a great team with growth potential, we want to hear from you.