The MySQL DBA Performance Analyzer and Tools Developer is an integral piece of the Platform Engineering team and reports into the VP of Platform Engineering and Chief Architect . You should be well versed in Linux and have experience with large scale MySQL environments . You will be responsible for helping to deliver high quality online, mobile MMOs, and your work will be seen by tens of millions of global players in the future!
Create internal tools for MySQL analysis
Research/configure MySQL and its environments for high throughput
Automate repeatable tasks no matter their complexity
3 years minimum experience in both DBA and Programming
Well versed in Linux
Able to program in BASH and make well-formatted scripts for non-programming system administrators
Able to program in Python and create well-formatted DB related tools for non-python programmers
Experience with large scale MySQL environments and/or high throughput
Deep understanding of MySQL servers and the ability to pinpoint problematic queries
High availability and load balancing experience
Able to create daily reports on MySQL performance and evaluate the overall health of MySQL servers on a daily basis
Experience with Ubuntu
Classic sharding techniques in MySQL
Percona InnoDB Cluster
Experience with Percona and Maria DB
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Be part of the most innovative mobile gaming company with phenomenal growth opportunities
Competitive compensation package, bonus initiative plans, 401K, full health benefits, ST/LT insurance and unlimited vacation
Located in downtown Palo Alto near all the restaurants, bars, and cafes
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Based in Palo Alto, Calif., Machine Zone, Inc. (formerly known as Addmired, Inc.) is focused on creating the most engaging free-to-play mobile social games in the world. Launched in 2008 with Y Combinator, Machine Zone has seen explosive annual growth with its highly successful free-to-play games, including Game of War: Fire Age , iMob 2, Original Gangstaz, Global War, Race or Die 2, among others. To date, the company has well over 40 million downloads of their iPhone games and is the recipient of the 2010 Crunchies Award (Techcrunch) for Best Bootstrapped Startup. Machine Zone operates profitably and has raised two rounds of funding from Anthos Capital, Baseline Ventures and Menlo Ventures.
We are a unique, highly talented and ambitious team of free-to-play game experts and rock-star engineers, all focused on building highly engaging mobile experiences for our gamers. We continue to expand our teams and look for top talent around the world to build not only the most exciting technical and social projects in mobile gaming, but to help create the best gaming company. Come and be part of the revolution!
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Based in Palo Alto, Calif., Machine Zone, Inc. (formerly known as Addmired, Inc.) is focused on creating the most engaging free-to-play...