Helping you make sense of the energy and water sectors

Database Administrator and Developer

Database Administrator and Developer

We are pre-eminent providers of research, analysis, consulting and training to businesses and stakeholders across Irish, Great British and Australian energy markets, recognised by the Financial Times as a leading management consultancy for both 2019 & 2020 in the Energy, Utilities & environment Sector.  You can find us in Dublin, London, Norwich & Melbourne, offering an agile way of working and putting our people at the very heart of everything we do.

The Company: 

The Cornwall Insight Group believes that by reducing the complexity of the energy market, we can expedite our planet’s transition to net zero and help to avert the climate crisis.  To achieve this, we provide insights on the energy market from wholesale, retail, regulatory and policy perspectives to our clients, facilitating informed business decisions. 

Our Data and Model analytics team support core services in providing data, analytics and designing, creating, implementing forecast models.

We are independent experts across borders and markets, trusted by clients for our unrivalled insight.

The Position:

We are looking for a Database administrator and developer. In addition to a competitive salary, our standard benefits include:

  • 25 days holiday per annum
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Death in service Benefit
  • Company share scheme
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Private Medical Healthcare


The job holder will be responsible for designing, creating, and maintaining the company’s database to include managing all activities related to the database systems.

The design and implementation of the database must be in accordance to end user’s information needs and meet system storage requirements and therefore an assessment of the modelling and data landscape will be required.

Responsibilities will include but will not be limited to

  • Monitoring performance, minimizing database downtime, managing parameters to provide fast query responses, implementing changes and applying new patches and versions when required
  • In order to facilitate the data integration, the role will include enabling data distribution to the right users, in the appropriate format and in a timely manner
  • Create tools by considering both back-end organisation of data and front-end accessibility for end-users to view and utilize data and output reports for clients
  • Use API’s to link SQL to external data and existing forecasting tools
  • Refine the logical design of existing models
  • Build and deliver remediation of models to create efficiency using automation and data integration
  • Build new analysis tools by taking conceptual designs and prototypes and converting them into tools that can be used by the wider team for forecasting
  • Determine, enforce, and document database policies, procedures and standards
  • Provide proactive and reactive data management support and training to users
  • Support junior analysts in developing coding and database training and support.

The Location: 

This role will be based in Norwich, ranked as one of the best cities to work in due to it’s affordable, friendly and picturesque outlook.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Cornwall is a great place to continue your career, we are dedicated to helping you grow and develop.
  • You will enjoy interesting and challenging projects, working with the very best talent in our industry.
  • We offer a flexible and agile way of working.
  • We offer great benefits and industry related pay.

To apply for this role please email careers@cornwall-insight.com with your covering latter and CV.