September 21, 2016

Sr. Database Administrator (MySQL)

Confidential Company - Minneapolis, MN

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    Minneapolis, MN
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Job Description


The Sr. Database Administrator is responsible for the integrity and stability of all production and non-production database systems. This includes participating in the installation, monitoring, maintenance, and support of all database servers from the OS level and up.

* 7+ years overall IT experience, with 6+ years on MySQL and SQL Server
* Well versed in database performance tuning, especially MySQL tuning
* Query tuning: adding/removing indexes, rewriting queries for better performance
* Familiarity with Percona toolkit, and other beneficial database tools
* 247 production support experience
* Development DBA experience
* Comprehensive with SQL language
* MySQL 5.x, NDB or MariaDB or MS SQL Server, (MongoDB or Percona or Xtracluster or Galera) a plus