is a $1.2 billion holding company with 5,600 employees worldwide headquartered just outside Washington, DC, in Herndon, VA. Akima, LLC is a wholly owned unit of the NANA Development Corporation, an Alaska Native Corporation and is focused on providing service excellence to the U.S. Federal government through its 27 independent operating companies. These companies have a portfolio of services including Information Technology, Facilities Management & Maintenance, Engineering and Technical Support, Aviation Support, Subject Matter Expertise, and Business Processing. To learn more about Akima, LLC visit our website at http://www.akima.com/
TKC Global is a technology solutions, program management and support company that collaborates with technology partners and the Federal Government to deliver IT, management, staffing, recruiting, contracting and logistics services.
TKC Global is looking for a specialist who is expert in MySQL and Database Administration to work closely with a Federal Database Services team managing and developing a mission critical, large-scale system for business operations across a broad array of areas. This system will be providing an application instance of a large-scale Java J2EE JBoss environment as an open source entity with a MySQL database, to manage and monitor the business information of the enterprise. The MySQL/Database Administrator Specialist will need to have expert knowledge of MySQL, large-scale business systems, a working knowledge of Oracle and Java J2EE JBoss, expertise in management of an OLTP type information system with a master-slave design, with semi-sync and MHA, in an HMS server configuration with MMR clusters.
REQUIRED SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
Expert with MySQL and Database Administration
Experience setting up MySQL clusters, MySQL replication (Master-Master, Master-Slave, cluster replication), MySQL backup, point in time recovery, and high available configurations in a complex and dynamic production environment
- RDBMS experience working in a high volume production environment
Solid knowledge of physical and logical database design
Solid knowledge in schema design principles with demonstrated aptitude to apply best practices for scalable designs
Ability to communicate with developers and help steer/influence development for optimal performance
- Experience establishing DBA standards and best practices for MySQL
Work closely with the team to determine optimal database architecture performance
- Subject matter expert who can inform and mentor existing team DBAs on MySQL
- Ability to convey how MySQL relates to the overall enterprise system
Ability to identify and recommend tools and services for managing database infrastructure in all environments
Knowledge of hardware sizing and tuning requirements for database loads based on efficient use of multiple resources
Expert on updating and tuning MySQL instances in a high volume environment
Responsible for the maintenance of the database, including backup, recovery, and disaster recovery management
Proficient writing scripts for maintenance and automation purposes
5+ years of RDBMS experience, working in a high volume production environment, with hands-on experience administrating MySQL databases, with OLAP/ OLTP usage
At least 3+ years as a specific MYSQL DBA in a LAMP environment working with LINUX
Java and Oracle experience and knowledge and ability to compare and contrast Oracle and MySQL systems
Consistent network and I/ O performance tuning
Strong communication skills and ability to add expert recommendations on architecture/design decisions that will ensure optimal application performance with MySQL
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
Akima, LLC and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status.
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