Principal/Senior MySQL DBA -very competitive base salary!!

My client needs a MySQL expert. Not someone that has done some MySQL…someone who lives it. They are looking for someone who has experience in implementing and managing an enterprise level MySQL environment.

Do you enjoy building database structures for the world to use? Do you feel that things can always run better, perform faster and you can make it happen? If you’re the type of person who can’t walk by something broken or out of place, then my client wants you. They are looking for a smart, creative and proactive professional to join their Database Services Team. This team supports a wide variety of development, QA and production databases using: MySQL, Oracle, SQL Server, and DB2 UDB.

Responsibilities Include:

•Develop creative SQL for assistance with customer support and production issues.

•Grasp logical model concepts to create performance oriented structures and SQL.

•Suggest options for tuning database configuration, structure and SQL.

•Provide DBA services including installations, backups, loads and schema alterations for all Constant Contact production and QA databases.

•Contribute to database planning efforts such as disaster recovery design, tool selection, warehousing and scaling initiatives.

•Provide SQL and data model expertise to Business Analysts and other data mining users.

•Assist and develop internal DBA standards.

•Develop operating specific (Unix/Linux) scripts to automate DBA functions.

•Develop and implement database standards and infrastructure.

•Teach and/or Mentor junior DBA’s.

Requirements: •B.S. Computer Science or equivalent •5-7+ years industry experience managing MySQL databases •Excellent knowledge of Structured Query Language •Experience working on Linux/Unix •Familiarity with shell programming •Excellent verbal and written communication skills •Team oriented

Additional Skills: •Experience with MySQL (or other) replication •Experience with MySQL usage as an “enterprise” database •Previous experience with another DBMS •Previous experience converting other DBMS’s to MySQL

You will make a difference – your work will be seen by tens of thousands of dedicated customers from all over the world, who use the application at all hours of the day and night. This position is for an individual committed to bringing the highest quality of service to our customers. This is a great opportunity to join a growing company leading the industry in the development of email communications for the small to medium business market. They design and deliver a web-based email marketing service for small businesses and organizations. They are focused primarily on small business and have developed partnerships with most of the top small business service providers. The number of customers using their product/service has doubled each year over the past three years. The environment is high-paced, high energy and team oriented. Every employee believes that he/she is the guardian of our small business customers’ experience.

What they offer

A fun, start up-like culture with the financial and brainpower backing of a more stable, public & profitable company. Interesting engineering challenges for the best customers in the world, small businesses and their customers. An emphasis on learning and career growth. The right tools for the job. A very competitive compensation structure. Top end benefits, 401k matching, Stock Options, and lots of other benefits and perks.

If interested and more importantly qualified, send updated resume with contact info and you will be contacted promptly.

Unfortunately no Visa sponsorship or transfer available for this role.


About vinceter1

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