Database Analyst / DBA - MySQL, Amazon Aurora

Ignite Digital Talent
10 Jan 2018
11 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Database Analyst / DBA / Database Applications Support Specialist - MySQL, Amazon Aurora, PostreSQL

A highly respected and established £1.5 billion global brand are currently undertaking a large group IT & Digital Transformation Programme. The creation of a new Digital Engineering team rooted in modern architecture, flexible tools and infrastructure, and blended with an Agile mind-set to deliver what their customers want and faster is very much the core of this transformation. Working with cutting-edge technology including the latest automation and DevOps tools and approaches, they're constantly looking for ways to drive their business forward and so they can continue to deliver quality and ecommerce solutions at velocity constantly looking to improve the way we work and deliver exceptional customer experiences.

We are looking for individuals who are collaborative and passionate about enhancing new agile ways of working to achieve a step change in ability to deliver and exceed customer expectations.

The Role

As the Database Analyst, you will be responsible for design, maintenance and enhancements of digital application databases. You will work within the DevOps capability to provide specialist support to the development and commercial teams.

About You & The Team

An expert in the knowledge of database tools and technologies such as MySQL or Amazon Aurora and Modern database design and performance optimization techniques, ideally you will also possess awareness of the following:

  • Cloud-based infrastructure such as AWS
  • Config management tools such as Ansible, Puppet or Chef
  • CI/CD pipelines such as Jenkins, GoCD
  • Distributed VCS such as Git
  • Building processes and tools specific to Java technology

On offer is a highly flexible and progressive working environment that includes home / remote working options 2-3 days per week and comprehensive benefits package that includes 9% contributory pension scheme, private healthcare, life assurance x8, various discounts and offers and much more. The role is based in a vibrant office in the heart of Somerset within easy commute of Bristol, Bath, Taunton and Bridgwater.