Database Engineer Operations and Reliability (SQL and T-SQL, Chef, MySQL)

United Kingdom
13 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Database Engineer Operations and Reliability (SQL and T-SQL, Chef, MySQL) Location: London N1 9HF, UK (Primary) Salary: Competitive Job Description: This position is for an experienced data professional who will beaccountable for the design, build and maintenance, of databases andtheir supporting platforms across the Ticketmaster ecosystem. As adatabase engineer for Ticketmaster, you will be part of a team oftechnology professionals dedicated to making sure Ticketmaster'sdatabases are secure, optimally designed and available 24X7X365. We arelooking for an intuitive and data-driven professional who is willing towork with non-relational data stores as well as relational DBs (MySQL,Oracle, MS SQL Server, PostgreSQL). You will also work very closely witharchitects, developers, DevOps engineers and the business todesign/prototype applications for the next generation ticketingenvironment at Ticketmaster. Ticketmaster is part of Live Nation Entertainment which is the worldsleading live entertainment company comprised of global market leaders:Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, LN Media and Artist NationManagement. is the global event ticketing leader andone of the worlds top five eCommerce sites, with over 26 millionmonthly unique visitors. Live Nation Concerts produces over 20,000 showsannually for more than 2,000 artists globally. Because our business is online 24/7, you may on occasion be required towork out of hours and will be expected as part of a larger team toprovide on-call duty on a rota basis. Job Requirements: What you need to know (or Technical Requirements) Experience and willingness to work / learn on multiple databasetechnologies, including detailed knowledge of at least one of thefollowing (SQL Server, MySQL and / or Oracle.) Proven experience of large complex database environments (multiDatacentre / public / private / hybrid cloud models) Able to effectively communicate with technical and non-technical audiences Demonstrated proficiency with high traffic / large scaledatabase-driven applications Excellent communication skills, both oral and written are essential. Proven track record of embracing new platforms and technologies. Thorough knowledge of IT concepts, strategies and methodologies andtheir application to business opportunities. A strong understanding of SQL and T-SQL / creating / updating storedprocedures etc Strong understanding of designing and supporting HA / DR environments Experience with programming / scripting languages and a workingknowledge of shell scripting and understanding of current automation /configuration technologies (Chef etc) Experience with troubleshooting logical and physical performancebottlenecks with at least one of (SQL Server, MySQL, Oracle) Bachelor Degree in Computer Science, Business InformationSystems(IT), related degree or equivalent experience. To apply for the Database Engineer Operations and Reliability (SQLand T-SQL, Chef, MySQL) role, please click the Apply now button. - provided by Dice CLOUD, COMPUTER SCIENCE, DEGREE, MYSQL, ORACLE, POSTGRESQL, SQL, SQL SERVER