Dealer.com is seeking a DBA to join our Systems Engineering team supporting all of our database technologies (e.g. MySQL, MongoDB, SolR, ElasticSearch) in our mission-critical web farm. We are looking for an individual with considerable MySQL savvy who has a proven track record designing, building, scaling, tuning, and maintaining databases found in a large web hosting environment. This individual needs to be a quick learner who is security-minded. The individual we are seeking will help us support our thousands of hosted customers utilizing the latest and greatest open source technologies.
In this role you will:
Create standards for database implementations
Work with engineering to ensure that queries are performant
Evaluate project requirements, and derive standards based solutions
Define KPIs and thresholds to trend and anticipate scaling needs
Mentor junior staff and lead by example
Contribute to the outstanding culture at Dealer.com
3-5 years Database Administration (some MySQL experience mandatory)
Minimum of 2 year degree, or equivalent, and 3 + years of relevant IT experience
Fluent in SQL, able to understand complex queries
Deep experience with the following technologies:
Must be solid in one or more scripting languages
Must understand the appropriate use cases, advantages and disadvantages of:
Search and Index Servers
be a good communicator - spoken and written - great documentation is critical
be able to manage complex projects from start to finish
be detail oriented
work well in a team environment
Certifications a plus, MySQL, etc.
Web application development experience
Dealer.com provides an integrated platform of Inventory, Advertising, Website and CRM products which allow automotive manufacturers, dealer...