Application Support Specialist ( SQL Server / DBA / MS BI )

Business Intelligence & Data Warehousing | GBP350 - GBP450 per day | London, United Kingdom, West End

Application Support Specialist ( SQL Server / DBA / MS BI )

Central London

6 Months


This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Application Support Specialist to join a leading Charity in Central London and work in a dynamic, fast paced working environment on an initial 6 months contract.

You will be responsible for the efficient operation of the company application landscape, ensuring a secure, stable and scalable ‘fit for future’ environment. The key areas of responsibility at an operational level can be described as:

– Database (Security, Installation, Configuration and Administration)

– Application/Data Backup/Recovery

– Application Support

You will be a product specialist of one or more of the key areas:

– MS SQL Server

– SQL Toolsets

– Other DB technologies

– High Availability solutions



The successful Application Support Specialist will be a highly motivated, proactive self-starter and will be used to working in a small team, whilst supporting a large organisation.

Essential skills and experience:

  • MCDBA – Microsoft Certified Database Administrator
  • MCP – Microsoft Certified Professional
  • Degree in Business Information Systems or Equivalent
  • ITIL
  • Release and deployment
  • Application support
  • Database administration
  • Application Systems
  • Database Software
  • Database Modelling and Design Tools
  • Ability to communicate across Business and Technology boundaries
  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to change
  • Team player with strong and collaborative work ethic

Desirable skills and experience:

  • Experience in a DevOps Culture (Highly Advantageous)
  • Application Development Tools
  • Configuration Management
  • Information Retrieval Tools
  • Operations Management
  • Operating Systems
  • Cloud / Virtualisation
  • Inquisitive
  • Conceptual Thinking
  • Organisational Awareness

The culture is one that promotes creativity and the ability to think outside of the box. To apply for this role please send an up to date version of your CV to

Venturi is a staffing business dedicated to you, differentiating ourselves in the marketplace by quality of service and candidate delivery. Our highly skilled and experienced staff operate within dedicated markets to give you the best service possible. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we are happy to accept applications from persons of any age for this role.

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