MySQL Database Administrator

Spectrum IT Recruitment (South)
17 May 2017
16 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

MySQL Database Administrator

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

The successful MySQL Database Administrator will have the following skills, attributes and experience:

  • Passionate about data and databased, keeping up to date with relevant technology developments.
  • Solid commercial experience of using MySQL in a Database Administration role, ideally with community or Oracle editions.
  • Experience of working with MariaDB - advantageous.
  • Proven experience of operating within complex replication and clustering environments, ideally within a 24x7 organisation.
  • Solid experience of supporting operations and support functions in troubleshooting production incidents and issues.
  • Strong knowledge of schema and entity relationship design.
  • Skills and experience of working with AWS.
  • Awareness of MS SQL.

The responsibilities of the MySQL Database Administrator will include:

  • Working to ensure the company's products and services has high availability for its customers.
  • Monitoring and tuning of all database instances.
  • Writing and maintenance of user-friendly database documentation.
  • Upholding relevant standards, including the Data Protection Act, GDPR and PCI.

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