Company: Wood
Skills: IT - Programming & Database
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Reading, England, United Kingdom
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Wood is recruiting for a Database Specialist to join our Engineering Systems team here in Reading on an agency basis. The position willl maintain multiple databases and undertake development steps planning, ongoing monitoring, and improving performance.



  • Coordinate and manage database activities to support application development projects.
  • Provide functional and technical support to ensure performance, operation and stability of database systems.
  • Manage data exporting and importing across database systems.
  • Provide database connectivity and access support throughout the organization.
  • Prepare documentations of all database procedures and guidelines.
  • Provide high level support to customers on a daily basis.
  • Respond to database related queries and issues in a timely fashion.
  • Monitor database activities on daily basis to ensure the reliability and security of databases.
  • Ensure that database is properly tested, and bugs are fixed appropriately.
  • Assist in optimizing database for operational and performance efficiency.
  • Assist in database management, maintenance and troubleshooting activities.
  • Assist in database enhancements and modifications as per customer requests.
  • Prepare database project status reports to project manager.
  • Work with programmers, QA team and security personnel to execute database projects according to customer requirements.
  • Prepare database reports for managers as needed


Skills / Qualifications

  • Database Management
  • Data Maintenance
  • VBA development
  • Error trapping
  • Report writing
  • Decision Making,
  • Problem Solving
  • Process Improvement
  • Requirements Analysis
  • Database Security
  • Developing Standards
  • Database Performanc
  • Tuning
  • Operating Systems