Posted: Saturday, January 6, 2018 11:00 AM
Job DescriptionJob #: 10107Title: Senior MySQL Database AdministratorLocation: PortlandDuration: Direct Permanent Hire Overview:Our Portland based client is actively seeking a senior Database and Systems Administrator. This hands-on technical position will report directly to the CTO and be part of a team that has a track record of successfully launching and growing technology companies. The primary responsibilities of this position are to manage the production MySQL database and supporting infrastructure. Duties and Responsibilities:· Essential Database administration - install, configure, upgrade, backup, and monitor MySQL databases.· Maintain database backups and replication to ensure availability. · Maintain day-to-day database operations and documentation of critical 24x7 production systems.· Respond to database alerts and support calls after normal business work hours and on the weekends.· Perform scheduled after-hours tasks as required.· Ensure that appropriate storage and database redundancy is maintained in overall infrastructure.· Ensure that database systems are in compliance with internal and customer security policies. Job Requirements:· Five or more years in MySQL database administration.· Strong technical expertise with Linux operating system and familiarity with storage systems.· Ability to function effectively as an active member of a small technical team and to work independently as projects require.· Ability to adapt quickly to changing business objectives and to be flexible in a small, early-stage entrepreneurial company.· Strong technical expertise with SQL language.· Proven success supporting databases in a 24/7 production.· Experience with data extraction, dump and loads.· Serve as an escalation point for any defined database issues regarding performance, security, or ongoing maintenance.· Automate various DBA tasks.· Optimize database performance.· Work with developers and systems engineers to troubleshoot and optimize queries and performance bottlenecks.· Help architect and implement solutions that solve complicated application challenges, including application performance, scalability, and security. This includes schema, index and key design and enterprise application architecture.· Create instrumentation/monitoring solutions to gain insight into existing application and database performance and to understand emerging issues. Company DescriptionWe provide our clients information technology, administrative and engineering personnel in a variety of ways. Our services include contract labor, contract-to-hire, permanent placement services and pay-rolling services. Our experienced team are exceptional at locating and qualifying excellent professionals in a wide range of technical and administrative roles.INFORMATION TECHNOLOGYWe provide a diverse set of information technology resources including: project managers, developers, analysts, quality assurance and system engineers.ENGINEERING PROFESSIONALS We provide engineers (electrical, civil, etc.) and technicians to companies who need engineering talent on a contingent basis.
• Location: Portland
• Post ID: 25875892 portland