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Junior Database Developer

Junior Database Developer

Location: 50% Central London & 50% home based

About the Company

Our client is the UK's leading consumer and market analysis company, offering an unrivalled range of marketing solutions and information systems to local and central government and to businesses from most industry sectors.

Our client leads the way in customer management using both traditional and digital approaches.

They help clients, acquire, develop and retain their customers through effective customer strategy planning, optimised marketing campaigns & enhanced customer insight.

These solutions are underpinned by high quality consumer and market data and leading-edge technology. 

About the Role

As a Junior Database Developer you will use your expertise and skills to help the team monitor and manage their client’s infrastructure.

You will be integral in ensuring the uptime and resiliency of their platforms, as well as being the first point of call for bug fixes, small database developments and client data queries.

You will work across a number of projects, clients and development streams. 

What they are looking for:


  • Proactive and a self-starter, with a keen inquisitive mind
  • Solid foundations in data structures and algorithms
  • Solid understanding of data and databases
  • An analytical, problem solving mind capable of adapting and working under pressure
  • Good understanding of the software development lifecycle
  • Good communication skills and able to clearly present ideas
  • Excellent team collaboration skills
  • Good customer facing skills especially when you need to provide support on their issues
  • A self-motivated individual who wants to learn more and is proactive

Skills and Experience: – Must Haves


  • 1+ years’ experience working in a development or data focused role, using relational databases
  • Exposure of developing or maintaining SCVs
  • Experience of an ETL tool
  • Experience working on AWS or Azure
  • An understanding of data quality and basic data architecture or data modelling principles
  • A numerate degree

Desirable Skills and Experience: 


  • Experience of managing Apteco Faststats, or other data visualisation tools
  • Experience developing using Python
  • Experience with an RDBMS database and/or NoSQL database such as MongoDB
  • Experience with serverless development such as AWS Lambda or Azure Functions
  • Experience with CI/CD such as Gitlab or Jenkins

Their Technology Stack:


  • Oracle
  • AWS and Azure
  • Python
  • AWS Lambdas and Azure Functions
  • Apache Airflow
  • Informatica
  • AWS RDS
  • Apteco Faststats
  • Gitlab with git

How to Apply

If this role is of interest and you would like to learn more, please attach your CV to the link provided and the Hiring Company will be in direct contact.



  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £40k - 45k per year + bens
  • Location: London
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: IT
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: NJHDev211
  • Posted: 2021-02-01 14:24:52 -

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