MySQL/DevOPS/Cloud Sr. Database Administrator

$120000 - $130000 per annum

Contract: W2, 6 month(s)


    • MySQL/DevOPS/Cloud Sr. Database Administrator

    Job Description

    TITLE: MySQL/DevOPS/Cloud Sr. Database Administrator
    Location: 100% remote - Prefer EST and CST time zones
    Compensation Range: $60-65 per hour

    We have partnered with our client in their search for a MySQL/DevOPS/Cloud Sr. Database Administrator

    • Support the database management system and all related software.

    • Design and Build Database Environments (Assist in developing estimates and schedules for new projects and/or extensions to existing systems).

    • Technical Support for DBMS Environments (Provide technical support and perform database administration for all development and production databases on multiple environments).

    • Willingness to be on call and support critical database issues that arise in the evening or on weekends.

    Skills Required

    • 5 years MySQL DBA working experience on Linux and Unix environments

    • Extensive industry experience (5+ years) that include serving as a DBA in all facets of DBMS design, implementation, deployment, administration and maintenance, and project coordination

    • 5 years or more of experience in database environment life cycle management and support of production and development environments

    • Experience supporting Data Warehousing and ETL processing

    • Experienced in database and disk system performance tuning

    • Self-motivated detail oriented and highly responsible

    • Capable of handling multiple assignments and additional responsibilities

    • Expert level MySQL DBA knowledge and experience with MySQL 5.6, 5.7 and 8.0 - MySQL certification preferred

    • Extensive MySQL technical experience in the following:
      High Availability solutions using replication, Disaster Recovery solutions
      Backup and recovery experience with Percona Tools [i.e., Xtrabackup]
      Performance tuning, production operations & support

    • Security Administration Experience performing MySQL patches and Major version upgrades

    • Experience in Linux Shell programming, SQL.

    • 2 or more years using DevOPS tools. I.E., Terraform, Ansible, Chef, GitLab using one or more programming languages

    Education & Work Experience

    • Bachelor in Computer Science, Management of Information Systems(MIS) or related discipline or equivalent work experience.

    • 5 years DBA working experience on Linux and Unix environments.

    • 5 years or more of experience in database environment life cycle management and support of production and development environments.

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