Senior Database Administrator / DBA – (MySQL) - £60,000

Spectrum IT Recruitment
£50000 - £60000/annum Bonus, 25 days Hol
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Database Administrator / DBA - (MySQL) - £60,000

An award winning and progressive technology group are looking for an experienced Database Administrator / DBA with skills in MySQL to join them at an exciting time for the business.

The Senior Database Administrator / DBA will play an important role as the organisation moves into a cloud based environment.

The successful Senior Database Administrator / DBA will required to have the following skills and experience:

* Commercial experience of Database Administration using MySQL or a strong SQL background with some MySQL exposure
* Experience of working with or an awareness of AWS or cloud based technologies - (Desirable).
* Knowledge and awareness of Microservices - (Desirable)
* Commercial experience of working with Linux.
* Solid experience of database design, sizing and architecture
* Experience with MongoDB or MariaDB - (Desirable)
* Computer Science or relevant IT degree qualified
* Excellent communication skills

The responsibilities of the Senior Database Administrator / DBA will include:

* Planning and database development.
* Maintenance and high availability of the companies 24/7 services.
* Monitoring and tuning of database instances.
* Responsibility for back-ups and replication.
* The writing and maintenance of database documentation.

As Senior Database Administrator you can expect a salary of up to £60,000, Bonus, 25 Days holiday, Medical, Pension, Personal training budget and more.

Located in their modern offices in Basingstoke this is easily accessible for anywhere along the M3 corridor.

To apply for this position, please forward your CV or call Chris on (Apply online only)