Miniclip.com is looking for an experienced Database Administrator in our Fort Lauderdale (Florida, USA) purpose built Data Centre. This is a full-time, contract position for 6 months, with possible extension. Please apply only if you have the right to work in the USA.
Your primary responsibilities will include:
Report to the Database Manager for all database administrative tasks
Implement new MySQL databases, MySQL Replication (Masters/slaves), MySQL Cluster servers
Liaise with network and system engineers to get new DB solutions implemented
Provide database support other technical and operational teams in the company, which may reside in other offices around the globe
Perform general housekeeping and routine maintenance tasks on company database services and supporting mechanisms
Troubleshooting / issue resolution
Database performance tuning via SQL query tuning, MySQL configuration parameters, table design changes
Take initiative to improve stability of the platform by improving process flows, methodologies, and standards for managing the database environment
Provide technical assistance and guidance to other members of the DBA team
Documentation of existing systems and new changes
Please note that this position will require you included in the on-call rotation other members of the DBA team.