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Job Title:
MySQL DBA
Reference:
3968
Location:
Buckinghamshire
Package:
60,000 basic + benefits
Description:
MySQL DBA - 60,000
This is an exceptional opportunity to join a multi-award winning international technology company that are the market leader in an incredibly high growth industry. Now is the perfect time to join their team as they continue their global expansion.
The focus of this role is to support the DBA team to deliver consistent and speedy services that run on MySQL Linux platforms across the UK clients. Working closely with the Infrastructure and Operation teams, the ideal candidate will need to understand client requirements and provide robust & solid MySQL data platforms which is a key part of the companys mobile services infrastructure. This role is all about making mobile services available wherever & whenever people need it, safely and reliably.
Responsibilities and Duties:

Maintenance of the production & development environments:
Providing backups and restores as required
Building MySQL Database servers in order to support development activities
Migrating data between environments
Maintenance and patching
Ensuring that all environments meet the corporate Database server policy
Provide recommendations to the development/BI team regarding optimisation
Documentation of infrastructure
Servicing requests for information and Support requests following the ITIL and PCI standard
Technical participation in infrastructure and BI projects:
Database Design
Maintenance and patching
Backups and day to day monitoring for issues
Continual improvement programs e.g. backup/HA options
Work on special projects as defined by Management e.g. ETL work
Required Qualifications:
Demonstrated experience with MySQL Server Administration and maintenance
Knowledge and experience of Linux operation system
Experience of Bash scripting and automation
Evidence of MySQL Server security configuration
Proven experience in creating and managing technical documentation
A team player who is focused on the outcome for the team and the company
Must be an excellent communicator both written and verbal
Preferred Qualifications:
Knowledge of other open source RDBMS technologies e.g. Mongo and Infobright DB
Experience of deployment tools such as GIT and backup tools such as Xtrabackup
Exposure of Data Migration Projects e.g. from Oracle to MySQL.
Experience of MySQL scalability and high availability (HA) techniques
The basic salary for this role is in the region of 60,000 + benefits.
To apply for this role please send your CV to c.booth@swindaleparks.co.uk or if you prefer to speak informally with Carl in the first instance he can be contacted on 0121-585 6079.