Careers

Wheatley are currently on the hunt for a Database Administrator and a Test Analyst. Please see the job roles below or contact recruitment@wheatleysolutions.co.uk for more information.

 

We are always seeking talent and very much want to hear from you if you think you can add to our expertise and experience. We often update this page with new positions that need filling, so if the role you are after is not shown below, please check back soon.

Test Analyst

Joining the team as a Test Analyst and initially reporting to the Test and Support Manager you will take responsibility for product testing assigned to you. Working alongside internal teams to understand and provide feedback against specific requirements, you will conduct manual and automated testing of products used for field force scheduling and asset management. You will be expected to support the test cycle all the way through to deployment to our customers.

To qualify... we are seeking an individual who can demonstrate:

•    Ability to prioritise tasks and escalate any issues to ensure a successful resolution;
•    A resilience to pressure and the ability to work within a multi-paced environment;
•    Can deliver against specific timescales;
•    Exceptional analytical skills;
•    Effective communication skills underpinned by a professional manner;
•    Strong knowledge retention to specialise in areas of software functionality and understand the business associated with that functionality;
•    The ability to work autonomously as well as within a team.
•    An ISEB qualification or equivalent is preferable but not essential;
•    Knowledge of Windows Testing, Test Automation, SQL Basic, Oracle Testing is preferable but not essential;
•    Test Automation skills would be advantageous, as we are committed to the adoption of automation techniques. 
 

Database Administrator

Part of a small team of three you and one other will work closely alongside the Senior DBA with a view to collaboratively achieving the company’s goals and objectives.
You will be taking responsibility for a range of day-to-day Oracle SQL database activities. Supporting internal teams and customers you can expect duties to include database monitoring, tuning and maintenance; developing application release scripts (using TortoiseSVN); system reports and much more.

We are looking for someone who can demonstrate:

•    Commercial experience with Oracle SQL;
•    An understanding of Oracle databases and a familiarity with creating schema objects, admin, security, change control and troubleshooting;
•    The ability to deal with things independently but also to know when to escalate;
•    The ability to work under pressure to a high standard;
•    A mind-set to question when things do not appear right and an eagerness to learn on the job;
•    Solid oral and written communication skills;
•    The ability to prioritise workload.

 

 

Wheatley offer a forward-thinking, dynamic working environment in a rural office location with great benefits, including flexible working and casual dress, currently employing over 50 expert and innovative individuals with a shared vision for development and growth.


Do you want to join an ambitious company that will help you achieve real successes and succeed alongside an experienced team? This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person looking for their next challenge and step forward in their career. Get in touch by sending an email to recruitment@wheatleysolutions.co.uk.

 

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