SQL Data Technician



Canterbury Christ Church University



Full time

Smart Casual






Do you have a passion for data and problem-solving? If so, we have an exciting opportunity for you.

We’re looking for a SQL Data Technician at Marque Group Solutions (MGS) to support with data collection & aggregation, data integration maintenance as well as MGS/client support through data analysis. You will be responsible for maintaining a strong and robust platform for existing customers alongside providing a platform for new business growth through continual improvement.  You’ll be joining a friendly and supportive team, based in Sandwich, Kent, with the option of hybrid working available.

Duties and responsibilities

The key responsibilities of a SQL Data Technician include, but are not limited to:

  • Ensuring data platforms are kept robust, stable and on-track with roadmap targets.
  • Creation and maintenance of T-SQL (and other SQL) queries, including Stored Procedures, Functions, Triggers.
  • Implementation of advanced data integration through various methods including Application Interfacing (including data transformation), API, data automation tools.
  • Contributing to the development of mechanisms to monitor, manage, and provide progress on all database development activities.
  • Working with the Data Manager to identify targets for growth & efficiency.  Prioritising & actioning the requirements to deliver on agreed business objectives.
  • Ensuring robust and accurate testing practices, working with Quality Assurance to maximise the efficiency of testing implementation.
  • Keeping up-to-date and current on data & database trends, innovations & best practices, aligning them to the business needs.

Skills and experience

The key skills and qualities of a SQL Data Technician are:

  • Experience in data analysis, data integration, or similar role, with SQL skills.
  • Knowledge & familiarity with databases and DBMS’
  • Understanding of data structures and algorithms.
  • Experience in the Automotive industry, including automotive data integrations and dealer management systems (DMS) considered advantageous but not essential.
  • Specific MS SQL Server knowledge, to include SSIS & SSRS, MS SQL Server maintenance and Performance would be beneficial but not necessary
  • Experience with ETL/Data Warehousing considered an advantage.
  • Experience in cloud services (AWS and Azure) considered an advantage.



  • Salary range £28,000 - £30,000 dependent upon experience and qualifications
  • 25 days paid holiday per year in addition to public holidays in England & Wales
  • Office + Remote working available (hybrid approach)
  • Employer pension contributions

Additional information

If you are keen on joining this exciting, forward-thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then please click the apply now button to find out more.

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