Position: MySQL DBA
Location: Sunnyvale, CA
We have an immediate need for a Sr. MySQL DBA with our client in SUNNYVALE, CA. This is a CONTRACT POSITION for 3-5 months with possible extension.
In this role, you will be working in a small team providing database administration support, architecture and design of open source MySQL servers.
SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITIES/EXPECTATIONS:
Administration of many different clusters of MySQL servers
Troubleshoot various DB issues
Configure and manage MySQL monitoring applications
Work with engineering to make sure the queries / structure is efficient
5-7 years recent experience with administration of MySQL in a highly available high traffic web site.
Experience in a high-volume or critical production service environment is a MUST.
Excellent communication and ability to work with cross-functional groups
Enthusiasm for helping a team set and achieve goals
Working knowledge of Linux and basic network concepts is essential
Excellent experience with DB architecture design and performance tuning
Experience working with MySQL cluster / replication
Must have worked with engineering on DB performance tuning
Experience with PostgreSQL / Oracle a plus
If interested, please send me your resume along with the rate/hr, contact number and availability for a phone interview.
raj AT mindsource DOT com