We are currently seeking Database Administrator (MySQL).
The work for this position includes planning, testing, prototyping and benchmarking changes to MySQL replication clusters to enable an online datacenter move. The person in this role will be considered and expert in MySQL replication by their peers and have very deep experience in fault-tolerant, high-availability MySQL-based systems.
A good candidate will have very good communication and listening skills to work effectively with application developers to understand limitations and constraints that shape the datacenter move problem. Additional responsibilities include updating DB and shard management scripts (Bash / Python) and routine DBA tasks like alters, backups, DDL and performance review.
4+ years MySQL DBA (this must be mostly InnoDB-based experience), 2+ years leading MySQL operations on Linux for a large product or a company. Must have experience with Percona XtraDB. Must have good shell scripting / programming skills.
Desired: Percona XtraBackup.
BSCS or similar + 2 years or MSCS + 1 year professional experience.
Talent Merchants - 2 years ago