Huntress Search Ltd IT Recruitment
Godden Green
11 Nov 2017
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
A dynamic and highly reputable Software House is searching for a MySQL DataBase Administrator to join a small team of DBA's. The chosen candidate will be responsible for supporting a clustered environment of MySQL Databases working closely with the System Administrators and Development teamResponsibilities of this role include but are not limited to the following: Work closely with the CTO, System Administrator, and Software Engineers to help ensure that our databases are running efficiently Develop and optimise database schema & queries Develop and support MySQL database replication Perform standard database administration tasks Monitoring of databases to identify issues before they affect the platform Assist with platform releases Prototype product features based on business requirementsRequirements include: Strong experience with MySQL (5.6+) & InnoDB storage engine Strong experience with AWS RDS MySQL service Strong experience with Linux (Debian/Ubuntu) Strong Scripting and automation skills Experience with normalising an existing schema Experience with MySQL optimisation Experience with schema changes & upgrading MySQL with minimal downtime Understanding of stored procedures, functions, triggers Understanding of MySQL event scheduler Can work with minimal supervision, meet deadlines Keen on learning new tools & techniques Good communicationBeneficial Experience and Skills: Working knowledge of Perl Experience with third-party command-line tools (Percona toolkit) Experience with other DB engines (PostgreSQL, NoSQL) Experience with schema versioning toolsPlease respond to this advert with an up to date version of your CV and the leading IT Consultant will be in touch with more information. Huntress does not discriminate on the grounds of 'protected characteristics' as defined under the Equality Act and other relevant UK legislation.Huntress acts as a Recruitment Agency in relation to all Permanent roles and as a Recruitment Business in relation to all Temporary roles.PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK. - provided by Dice AWS, DEBIAN, LINUX, MYSQL, NOSQL, POSTGRESQL, UBUNTU