MySQL DBA 8/9/2016

Open Systems Technologies New York, NY

Open Systems Technologies
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The team is responsible for tasks such as project management, development of best practices and repeatable procedures for deploying databases. They also handle the day-to-day operational activities including break/fix, capacity management, backup and recovery, database replication setup/management and ongoing database change reviews. The chosen candidate will help to build and maintain large-scale, high transactional MySQL databases on a Linux platform.


* Manage high transactional MySQL databases servicing OLTP and DSS applications
* Develop the MySQL internal architecture, MySQL database design, implementation, performance tuning and capacity planning
* Work closely with internal customers
* Handle enterprise backup and recovery strategies
* Perform database software management, including patch and


* 5+ years of experience working with MySQL technology (a Certified MySQL DBA is preferred)
* Demonstrated experience with open source/Linux development and production environments
* Hands-on experience designing and implementing database replication strategies
* Excellent scripting skills and working knowledge of Python and shell scripts
* Experience in designing and automating repetitive processes