SUMMARY OF POSITION
Flixster, Inc. seeks a Database Administrator for the Flixster Eng: Sys/ Architecture department. Position will build, deploy, maintain, and optimize all aspects of database systems in support of web, mobile, and consumer electronics platforms.
- Explanation of major job duties and responsibilities (should give clear picture of what you do each day).
- Implement schema changes per direction from Senion DBA & Backend engineers.
- Implement data integration & reporting solutions.
- Deploy versions, monitor stability and performance of existing code.
- 24/7 on-call rotation for production environment.
- Bachelor’s degree required in Computer Science or a related field. MS preferred.
- 2 years experience working in data-intensive environments.
- Strong computer science fundamentals.
- Strong Linux knowledge (kernel, file-systems, networking, I/0 systems).
- Advanced SQL knowledge.
- Advanced MySQL storage engine knowledge.
- Proficiency in at least one scripting language (Perl, Shell, etc).
- Strong problems solving skills.
- Sphinx or other search technology experience a plus.
- Ability to function well in a fast-paced, informal environment where constant change is the norm and the bar for performance is set high.
- Ability to effectively communicate ideas to technical and non-technical team members, and are able to build on other team members ideas.