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MySQL L3- Consultant
Ref No.: 18-20205
Location: Cary, North Carolina
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 03/26/2018
Title : SQL DBA
Location : Cary, NC
Hiring Mode : Contract

Job Description:

Skills and Experience:
• Minimum 7-9 Years of relevant experience.
• Should be able to L3 Level of activities

Knowledge & Abilities:
• Strong experience in Database Administration in MySQL (version 5.6 & 5.7 )
• Experience in troubleshooting and resolving database integrity issues, performance issues, blocking and deadlocking issues,
• Slave replication issues, backup & recovery issues, connectivity issues, security issues, etc.
• Experience in Performance Tuning, Query Optimization and related monitoring and troubleshooting tools.
• Ability to detect and troubleshoot MySQL related Waits, CPU, memory, I/O, disk space and other resource contention.
• Strong work experience on Slave Replication.
• Strong knowledge of how indexes, index management, integrity checks, configuration, patching.
• Ability to work with others groups to design and implement distributed MySQL architecture that will support performance and scalability needs.
• Actively administered several production MySQL servers in a high-traffic and distributed OLTP environment, with a mix of masters and slaves replication.
• Strong knowledge and experiences in setting up and administering MySQL replication.
• Strong knowledge of MySQL backup, recovery and upgrade procedures.
• Help identify slow queries and suggesting alternatives. Basic knowledge of MySQL performance tuning at the MySQL server configuration level as well as SQL tuning.
• Have written moderately complex Linux/Unix shell scripts utilizing built-in shell variables, regular expressions, conditional expressions, functions.
• Working knowledge of Linux/Unix tools. Experience setting up and managing No-SQL databases like MongoDB.
• Experience with MySQL monitoring tools
• Excellent communication and conversation skills (Verbal and Written)
• Good working knowledge of MS OFFICE (Including MS Project and Visio).
• Abiding by Change Management, Incident management and Problem Management procedures, including complying with the Service Level Agreements
• Act on Day to Day House Keeping tasks by using tools & scripts
• To able to perform in 24 x 7 Environment in shift roaster
• To able to attend calls on-call basis whenever assigned
• Create regular reports for Management requirements.
• Good experience working on ticketing tools like Service Now, Remedy, and Client-Openview etc.
• Good documentation skill to document the day-to-day events for tracking and review, process documentation, Preparing SOP (Service Operation Procedure) documents, Creating and maintaining technical knowledge base