MySQL Database Administrator

The Argo Group - Argo Aviation International
Leatherhead, Surrey
£55000 - £70000/annum Bonus & Benefits
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
MySQL Database Administrator Up to £70k base + Bonus and Benefits

We require a MySQL DBA to join this FTSE 250 business who is a Global expert in Cyber security.
(My client will look at other Database experience with a view to cross train)

As the MySQL Database Administrator, you will be working within the DevOps team and will be (or become) the subject matter expert. If you’re looking for an opportunity where you can further your current skill set, work with the latest technologies and methods then read on…

This role will see you managing various large and high availability MySQL databases on a Linux platform. You will be working closely with developers to design new databases as well as enhancing the existing ones.

Your focus as the MySQL DBA will be on the management and design of the database architecture delivering a reliable, efficient and highly availability services across AWS platforms, Managed servers and Datacentres. It is expected that there will be a significant amount of automation to support the infrastructure.

Your technical knowledge and skill set will include:
• MySQL Database administration (with knowledge of InnoDB, TokuDB, Percona Toolkit, XtraBackup)
• Expert Level SQL
• Expert knowledge of Database principals and best practice
• Good understanding of Linux
• Proficient on one of more scripting languages (Bash, Perl, PHP Python)

In return for your hard work and your experience the package includes
• Base salary depending on experience £55-70k
• Bonus
• Pension
• Generous holiday allowance
• Training and development plans
• … The list goes on

To find our more or to apply for the role send a word version of your CV today to Stuart Messer