Reed Technology
High Wycombe
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time


The focus of this role is to support the DBA team to deliver consistent and speedy services that run on MySQL Linux platforms. Working closely with the Infrastructure and Operation teams to understand client requirements and provide robust and solid MySQL data platforms which is key part of our mobile services infrastructure. It is about making mobile services available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably.

Key responsibilities:

• Maintain the production & development environments, dealing with restores and backups as required
• Build MySQL database servers in order to facilitate development
• Ensuring the environment meets the corporate database policy
• Servicing requests for information & support following ITIL standards
• Technical input into both BI and Infrastructure based projects
• Database design, maintenance and patching
• Backups and day to day monitoring for issues

Key skills:

• Demonstrated experience of MySQL server administration and maintenance
• Experience working with Linux OS
• MySQL server security configuration
• Creation of technical documentation

It would be very beneficial if you have exposure to any other open source RDBMS e.g Mongo and Infobright DBs, having worked on data migration from Oracle to MySQL for example would be beneficial.

The offer:
• Base salary £50,000
• Excellent working environment
• Fantastic benefits package

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